Compare 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2021 Volkswagen Atlas

2021 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2021 Volkswagen Atlas
2021 Volkswagen Tiguan 2021 Volkswagen Atlas


2.0L Turbo I-4 2.0L Turbo I-4


184 hp 235 hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

23/29 * 21/24 *

  Cargo Space

73.5 cu. ft. 96.8 cu. ft.

2021 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2021 Volkswagen Atlas

Serving Farmington Hills, MI

The Tiguan has been an integral part of the Volkswagen lineup for more than a decade. This compact crossover holds substantial appeal with its all-around excellent features and style. It was joined by the larger Atlas several years ago. Our knowledgeable sales reps at Suburban Volkswagen of Farmington Hills are excited to help you get to know more about these crossover models as part of your shopping experience.


A 184-horsepower, 2.0-liter turbo engine power the two-row Tiguan. This is paired with eight-speed auto transmission, 4MOTION all-wheel drive, and several driving modes. The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas is a three-row crossover SUV with the same mechanical features as the Tiguan has. However, the Atlas has two powertrain possibilities. These are a 235-horsepower, four-cylinder engine and a 276 horsepower, 3.6-liter V6 engine.


The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan and the 2021 Atlas share their gorgeous design language, and they have unique elements that impressively differentiate them. These vehicles have expansive chrome elements that wrap across the nose and integrate with the headlights. The Tiguan has a three-bar grille design with dual elements through the headlights. The sides of the Tiguan have two horizontal bars. The Atlas, on the other hand, has a taller grille with crisp corners through the lights. The definition on the sides of the Atlas bends around the wheel wells for a standout look.


As your comparison of the 2021 Tiguan and the Atlas continue, you will notice that these crossovers have many comparable features and subtle differences throughout the dashboard. Both models have a virtual display screen for the navigation system, assistive safety features, remote accessibility, leather material, an auto climate control system, and many other features.

During your upcoming meeting with our sales team at Suburban Volkswagen of Farmington Hills, you can check out the trim-specific differences between these models and compare the capabilities of their powertrains. Schedule your meeting by calling our sales department today.

* EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.