tiguan vs rav 4

2020 VW Tiguan vs. Toyota RAV4

For those who want to get the most out of every Sartell drive, the Volkswagen Tiguan and Toyota RAV4 are both exceptional SUVs to help you maximize your drive. However, you’ll notice that when you compare the two vehicles, the Tiguan has a slight edge over the RAV4 when it comes to price, performance, safety, and technology. Compare the VW Tiguan vs. Toyota RAV4 with Eich Volkswagen, and feel free to browse our VW Tiguan inventory to find the perfect Tiguan for you.

2020 VW Tiguan


2020 Toyota RAV4
$24, 295


22 city/29 highway


27 city/35 highway
2.0L Turbo


2.5L 4-cylinder


221 lb-ft


184 lb-ft

VW Tiguan vs. Toyota RAV4: Price

When comparing vehicles, Sauk Rapids drivers are always on the hunt for the most affordable vehicle. To help you get the most out of your car-buying experience, here are the starting prices for the Tiguan and RAV4: 

2020 VW Tiguan MSRP: $24,295

2020 Toyota RAV4 MSRP: $25,950

Even though the difference is only slight, the Tiguan has a more affordable starting price than the RAV4. To help you buy with the confidence you need, our finance department can walk you through all of your financing options. 

VW Tiguan vs. Toyota RAV4: Performance

When it comes down to what Saint Joseph drivers value most in a vehicle, it’s performance. To see which vehicle can give you the biggest upgrade on your Saint Cloud commute, here are the specs of the Tiguan and RAV4: 

2020 VW Tiguan: 

  • All-weather capability
  • 2.0L Turbo engine
  • 4Motion® AWD availability
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 221 lb-ft of torque
  • 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway

2020 Toyota RAV4: 

  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 27 mpg city/35 mpg highway
  • 184 lb-ft of torque
  • 2.5L 4-cylinder engine
  • Electric power steering

The area of performance is pretty evenly matched between both vehicles as the RAV4 has better fuel efficiency, but the Tiguan has more torque and an easy-to-use all-weather capability feature. 

VW Tiguan vs. Toyota RAV: Safety & Technology

To help make those long Elk River drives more comfortable and safe, here are the available technology and safety features available on the Tiguan and RAV4: 

2020 VW Tiguan:

  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • Wireless smartphone charger
  • WiFi hotspot
  • Pedestrian monitoring
  • 8-inch touchscreen sound system
  • Smartphone connectivity
  • Apple CarPlay

2020 Toyota RAV4: 

  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • 8 airbags
  • Remote start system
  • USB ports
  • 7-inch display screen

As you can see, the Tiguan is slightly more equipped to give you a comfortable and safe ride than the RAV4. Plus, the VW Tiguan was named a 2020 Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). 

Find the Perfect Tiguan at Eich Volkswagen

To further compare the VW Tiguan vs. Toyota RAV4 or browse for your perfect Tiguan, visit Eich Volkswagen. Contact us to peruse our available inventory and help you get behind the wheel of a new Volkswagen Tiguan!

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