2022 Volkswagen Tiguan Vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee

VW Tiguan vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee

When shopping for a new five-seat SUV with all-wheel drive and a usable cargo area, two popular models immediately come to mind: the Volkswagen Tiguan and the Jeep Grand Cherokee. To help you find a new SUV for your driveway, let's compare the VW Tiguan vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee differences in performance, towing, trims, and specs.

Discover more about the Volkswagen Tiguan towing capabilities and how this new VW SUV for sale compares to its chief rival from Jeep. We're confident you'll be calling our dealership to schedule a test drive and ask about current VW lease deals.

2022 VW Tiguan vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee Trim Models

Now that the 2022 VW Tiguan release date has passed and the new SUVs are in stock, we can tell you about the trim lineup and how the available features compare to similarly equipped Jeep Grand Cherokee models.

The new VW Tiguan S comes standard with the safety of a blind-spot monitor and front assist and the comfort of heated front seats. When you want to stay in touch with your drive, the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit is there.

The base model Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo lacks heated seats and connected audio integration. If you want to bring your favorite mobile apps along for the ride, you want to go with the VW Tiguan.

Next up, we have the VW Tiguan SE. Key features on this new VW SUV include a remote opening and closing power liftgate along with wireless App-Connect capability for your compatible devices. The comparable Jeep Grand Cherokee Altitude still doesn't have connected Apple CarPlay®, meaning wireless connectivity is nonexistent on this model. This new Jeep SUV does feature a power liftgate, but it's not remotely activated like it is on the VW Tiguan SE.

As you can see from our Volkswagen Tiguan vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee trim model comparison, the new VW Tiguan lineup gives you more comforts and conveniences from the start, then carries this through into the higher trim models. If you compare the VW Tiguan vs. Jeep Compass, you might find a similar situation.

The VW Tiguan R-Line package adds various styling elements and features to the VW Tiguan SE R-Line Black, such as the interior and exterior R-Line design, including 19" Black alloy wheels as well as a panoramic sunroof and 15-color interior ambient lighting.

Step up to the VW Tiguan SEL R-Line if you're looking for a Fender® Premium Audio system, ventilated leather seats, and LED headlights with an illuminated grille.

2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee vs. VW Tiguan Dimensions

The new VW Tiguan offers comfortable seating for seven with up to 124 cubic feet of passenger room and 65.3 cubic feet of cargo area behind the first row. The new Jeep Grand Cherokee is bigger than the VW Tiguan and provides 70.8 cubic feet of interior cargo room and 145 cubic feet of passenger room.

However, the features included in the VW Tiguan vs. Jeep Grand Cherokee will have you buying or leasing the Volkswagen model. Visit our dealership today to see this SUV in action and complete your purchase.

Frequently Asked Questions

Which is better, Jeep Cherokee or VW Tiguan?

When deciding between the VW Tiguan or Jeep Grand Cherokee, our model comparison shows significant differences in standard features, fuel efficiency, and overall size. We suggest the VW Tiguan SUV if you're looking for a host of technology systems and connected audio integration in the base trims.

What is the VW Tiguan comparable to?

The new VW Tiguan comes with a 2.0-liter engine that produces 184 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. This sporty new mid-size SUV for sale is comparable to the Volkswagen Atlas, Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport, and Volkswagen Taos. Test-drive the full lineup at our VW dealer near you.

Where is the Volkswagen Tiguan built?

The new VW Tiguan SUVs sold in the United States are currently built at the Volkswagen manufacturing plants in Puebla, Mexico. To learn more about where your Volkswagen vehicle is built or if VW SUVs are built in China, you can contact our dealership.

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