2019 VW Tiguan vs 2019 Honda CR-V

There are several factors to consider when finding the right SUV for your daily drive, and comparing features included with the most popular models can seem like a difficult task. The experts at Vorderman Volkswagen in Fort Wayne, IN have created the following comparison between the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan and 2019 Honda CR-V to help you determine which SUV is equipped to take on your daily routine. If you have initial questions before reading on, speak directly to a product specialist by calling (260) 489-7900.

The following comparison will take a closer look at the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan S with 4MOTION®️, starting at $25,595 MSRP, and the 2019 Honda CR-V LX, starting at $24,350 MSRP.


What kind of performance do you expect from your new SUV? While the 2019 Tiguan has slightly less horsepower than the Honda CR-V, the Tiguan has significantly more torque meaning it offers more acceleration power. The 2019 Tiguan also includes 4MOTION®️ all-wheel-drive, a feature not included with the Honda CR-V. Complete engine information for both models can be found in the table below.

2019 Volkswagen Tiguan VS 2019 Honda CR-V
2.0L Turbo Engine 1.5L I4
184 HP Horsepower 190 HP
221 lb.-ft. Torque 179 lb.-ft.


You're sure to find the interior of the 2019 VW Tiguan and 2019 Honda CR-V to be comfortable, however the VW Tiguan includes a longer list of features and even offers an available third-row seating configuration. The Honda CR-V is only available with a two-row five passenger configuration. Additional interior features included with the 2019 Tiguan are as follows:

  • Cloth-trimmed seating
  • Front center armrest with storage
  • 6-way manually adjustable front seats


Do you have certain technology features in mind you'd like included with your new SUV? You'll be pleased to learn the VW Tiguan and Honda CR-V include features such as Bluetooth®️ connectivity, but the 2019 Tiguan offers a superior user-friendly infotainment system. Our experts agree you'll prefer the Volkswagen Car-Net®️ App-Connect system, along with the following VW Tiguan tech features:

  • 6.5-in. touchscreen
  • Three 12V power outlets
  • USB port
2019 VW Tiguan vs 2019 Honda CR-V Interior
2019 VW Tiguan vs 2019 Honda CR-V Technology


Do you require advanced safety features to keep you and your family protected while on the road? Notable features such as a rearview camera are included with both the Honda CR-V and VW Tiguan, however the 2019 Tiguan offers a more comprehensive suite of safety options. Key features include:

  • Available Blind Spot Monitor
  • Available Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking
  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Engine Brake Assist
2019 VW Tiguan vs 2019 Honda CR-V Safety

Schedule a Test Drive in Fort Wayne, IN

Now that you have decided the 2019 Volkswagen Tiguan is the right SUV for you, it is time to head over to the new inventory available at Vorderman Volkswagen. Once you've found the 2019 Tiguan model that meets your exact specifications, schedule a test drive appointment by calling our dealership in Fort Wayne, IN at (260) 489-7900.