Compare 2022 vs 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan


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


184 hp 184 hp

  MPG (City/Highway)

23/30 * 23/29 *

  Third-Row Seat

Available on Front-Wheel Drive Models Only Available on Front-Wheel Drive Models & All-Wheel Drive Models

  Heated Seats

Standard on all trims Standard on SE trim & up

  Standard Headlights

LED Halogen

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan

Serving Troy, MI

Do you have your eye on the Volkswagen Tiguan? This impressive compact crossover SUV has almost 15 years of history impressing Troy’s drivers and passengers with its unrelenting appeal. For 2022, the Volkswagen Tiguan is a mid-generational option, but it does have a few improvements that differentiate it from the 2021 version. After you explore the updates that have been made to the 2022 Tiguan, which crossover will you decide to drive home in?


Between 2021 and 2022, the Volkswagen Tiguan has only received minor updates under the hood. You will be able to experience the subtle differences that these changes make when you complete a test drive comparison at Suburban Volkswagen of Troy soon. The full trim line for both model years has a four-cylinder, turbo 2.0-liter engine. This engine is connected to eight-speed auto transmission, and it produces 184 horsepower. If you opt for an all-wheel drive drivetrain, your Tiguan will have an optional third row. The third row is standard if you choose front-wheel drive.


When you compare the exterior of the 2022 Tiguan, you will see that the style has been revised with a significant appeal. It continues to have confident styling, but it has a redesigned front end and a reshaped profile. The hood and roof have flat angles, which are brought to life by the linear accent that runs through the side doors. Additional exterior features are a chrome-accented grille, LED headlights, a trailer hitch, 17-inch wheels, a sunroof, and a few other items.


As you continue your comparison of the 2021 and 2022 Tiguan, you may focus on the standard and available features that the crossover SUV comes with. For 2022, the Tiguan adds wireless smartphone device connectivity, touch controls on the steering wheel, and a digital display screen for the driver’s gauges. Other features that are standard for both years are heated front seats, adaptive cruise control, the Car-Net app, a push-button ignition, forward-collision mitigation, and more.

Are you excited about selecting your next crossover SUV from our inventory at Suburban Volkswagen of Troy? Our sales reps want to show off the Tiguan SUV’s exciting updates so that you can make your following selection with confidence. Contact our sales department at Suburban Volkswagen of Troy today to learn more.

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