2019 Tiguan vs. The 2019 Ford Escape

Volkswagen Tiguan SEL
Ford Escape
Transmission8-Speed shiftable auto
6-Speed shiftable auto
Engine Power
184 hp @ 4400 rpm
179 hp @ 6000 rpm
Cargo Space
37.6 cu. ft.
34 cu. ft.

How Does the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Compare to the 2019 Ford Escape

Volkswagen vehicles have a long history of delivering an efficient and versatile experience on the road, all while offering a low starting price and enticing exterior designs that other drivers and pedestrians take notice of on the road. In fact, models like the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan offer a unique experience on the road that you will love!

How do you know the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan is the best option for you, though? How does it compare to other competing vehicles, like the 2019 Ford Escape?

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2019 Ford Escape

  • In terms of pricing, both of these vehicles are evenly matched. However, when it comes to horsepower and torque, the Volkswagen Tiguan wins easily, offering 184 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque, as opposed to the Ford Escape which can only deliver 168 horsepower and 179 pound-feet of torque. The Volkswagen Tiguan can also seat up to seven people, while the Ford Escape can only seat up to five!

  • When it comes to efficiency, the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan offers a slight edge in the city, with 22 city mpg as opposed to the Ford Escape's 21 city mpg.

  • The Volkswagen Tiguan also offers a better warranty than the Ford Escape! Bumper to Bumper is 72 months/72,000 miles for the Volkswagen Tiguan, while the Ford Escape only offers 36 months/36,000 miles. The 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan offers a better Powertrain warranty, with 72 months/72,000 miles as opposed to the Ford Escape's 60 month/60,000 miles.

So while both vehicles are evenly priced, the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan offers better performance, a slight edge in city mpg, and a better warranty.

Ready for a Test Drive?

If you would like to learn more about our selection of vehicles, including the 2019 Ford Escape, we invite you to visit us at Volkswagen of Old Saybrook in Old Saybrook, CT.


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