Comparison - Volkswagen Tiguan SEL 4motion 2018 - vs - MINI Cooper S Paceman ALL4 2018

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Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace SUV 2018 in-depth review
Volkswagen Tiguan _2018 4MOTION Active Control.
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan - Review and Road Test
2018 VW Tiguan Test Drive & Review
2018 VW Tiguan ~ The Good, The Bad, and The Rest
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan review | What Car?
Volkswagen Tiguan 2017 Video Review and walkaround
Volkswagen Tiguan Test Drive Offroad Review, mud
Model: 
Average Price: 
32,390
Updated: 
02 Jan 2018
28,600
Updated: 
01 Dec 2016
Car Type: 
SUV
SUV
Year: 
2018
2018
Total Seating: 
7
4
Transmission: 
8-speed Shiftable Automatic
6-speed Manual
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
yes
yes
Navigation: 
yes
no
Drive Type: 
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Doors: 
5
3
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
15.90gals
12.40gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
Habanero Orange Metallic
#FF3B0F
Silk Blue Metallic
#526A90
Dark Moss Green Metallic
#4C5C55
Deep Black Pearl
#060506
Platinum Grey Metallic
#82838B
Pure white
#FFFFFF
Ruby Red
#8B292F
White Silver Metallic
#9A9C9B
Color: 
Absolute Black Metallic
#0D0D0D
Blazing Red Metallic
#700A1B
Brilliant Copper Metallic
#441B10
Chili Red
#941211
Cosmic Blue Metallic
#2A406A
Crystal Silver Metallic
#818181
Jungle Green Metallic
#2E4131
Light Coffee
#3E372F
Light White
#DBDAD6
Midnight Gray Metallic
#222122
Starlight Blue Metallic
#072359

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

The Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace looks to be better aligned with the demands of American buyers than its pricey, cramped predecessor.

Pros
More aligned with buyer tastes?
Clean styling inside and out
High-tech dashboard
Lots of available safety tech

Cons
Will it be underpowered?
Awfully small for a three-row crossover
Third row required for FWD
Looks are too conservative for some

By: 
thecarconnection.com

The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan ranked #8 in Compact SUVs. Currently the Volkswagen Tiguan has a score of 8.2 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 26 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Lots of user-friendly tech features
Good cargo space
Smooth ride
Roomy first- and second-row seats

Cons
Postage-stamp third row
Unimpressive engine
Subpar fuel economy

By: 
usnews.com

The Volkswagen Tiguan is fully redesigned for 2018. Compared to its predecessor, it offers more legroom, more cargo space and a standard third row.

PROS
Lots of space for passengers and cargo
Third-row seating can be useful in a pinch
Now offers comprehensive driver safety features
Revised tech interface is sharp, intuitive and quick to respond

CONS
Optional larger wheels make for a bumpy ride
Still ranks low in fuel economy, despite revised engine

By: 
edmunds.com

The 2018 MINI Cooper ranked #6 in Subcompact Cars. Currently the MINI Cooper has a score of 8.3 out of 10 which is based on our evaluation of 38 pieces of research and data elements using various sources.

Pros
Distinctive interior styling and premium materials
Sharp handling
Energetic turbo engines

Cons
More expensive than most vehicles this size
Cramped back seat
Small cargo area
Firm ride

By: 
usnews.com

The 2018 Mini Cooper is an icon made better by nimble handling and infinite customization.

Pros
Expressive style
Sharp handling
Varied body styles, including convertible
Comfortable front seats

Cons
Only seats four in Clubman
Cramped cargo area
Options are confusing and expensive
And paying more doesn’t get more

By: 
thecarconnection.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Regular Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
21.00mpg
25.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
27.00mpg
31.00mpg
Engine type: 
Petrol/Gas
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
16
16
Cylinders: 
4
Inline
4
inline
Engine Size/Displacement: 
2.00L
1.60L
Torque: 
221ft-lbs
at 1 600rpm
177ft-lbs
at 1 600rpm
Horsepower: 
184hp
at 4 400rpm
181hp
at 5 500rpm
Turning Circle: 
37.70Feet
38.10Feet
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
yes
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
yes
no
Seatback Storage: 
yes
yes
Power Steering: 
yes
yes
Parking sensors: 
no
no
Steering Wheel Tilt: 
yes
yes
Telescopic steering wheel: 
yes
yes
Rear View Camera: 
yes
no
Front view Camera: 
no
no
Side view Camera: 
no
no
On steering wheel: 
Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
Audio and cruise controls
More in Convenience: 
Keyless Ignition
Cooled Storage Compartment
Adaptive Cruise Control
Leather Steering Wheel
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Cooled storage compartment
Automatic temperature control
Speed control
Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Garage door transmitter
Front beverage holders
Rear beverage holders
Air conditioning

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
185.10in
162.20in
Width: 
72.40in
70.30in
Height: 
66.30in
59.90in
Ground Clearance: 
7.90in
6.30in
Front Track: 
61.80in
60.00in
Rear Track: 
61.90in
61.00in
Wheel Base: 
109.80in
102.20in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
39.60
39.00
Front Hip Room: 
58.30in
Front Leg Room: 
40.20in
40.40in
Front Shoulder Room: 
57.00in
52.60in
Rear Head Room: 
38.90
37.00
Rear Hip Room: 
57.40in
Rear leg room: 
38.70in
33.70in
Rear Shoulder room: 
55.80in
52.00in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
73.50cu.ft
42.20cu.ft
Maximum Towing Capacity: 
1500lbs
2000lbs
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
37.60cu.ft
16.50cu.ft
Angle of Approach: 
26.20degrees
Angle of Departure: 
23.30degrees
Curb Weight: 
3858.00lbs
3208.00lbs

Instruments

Clock: 
yes
yes
Trip computer: 
yes
yes
Techometer: 
yes
yes
External Temperature Display: 
yes
yes
Compass: 
yes
no

Power Features

Power windows: 
yes
yes
Remote Keyless doors: 
yes
yes
More Power Features: 
2 One-Touch Power Windows
Heated Mirrors
Hands-Free Entry
2 one-touch power windows

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
yes
yes
Front Seats Features: 
Multi-level heating passenger seat
Passenger seat with manual adjustable lumbar support
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar support
Height adjustable passenger seat
Bucket front seats
8 -way power driver seat
Multi-level heating driver seat
Height adjustable driver seat
Leather
Cloth
8-Way Manual Passenger Seat Adjustment
Split-folding rear seatback
Leatherette
Sport front seats
Height adjustable passenger seat
Rear Seats Features: 
Split-folding rear seatback
Folding center armrest
Reclining rear seats
Rear ventilation ducts
Height adjustable passenger seat

Suspension

Front Suspension: 
Front stabilizer bar
Strut
Rear Suspension: 
rear stabilizer bar
Multi-Link
Suspension Info: 
Four-wheel independent suspension
Sport Suspension

Comfort

Interior air Filtration: 
yes
yes
Climate Control: 
yes
yes
More Comfort Features: 
Cooled storage compartment
Turn signal in mirrors
Dual illuminating vanity mirrors
Leather steering wheel
Interior air filtration
Cooled storage compartment
Dual illuminating vanity mirrors
Leather steering wheel

Entertainment

DVD player: 
no
no
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
no
Video monitor: 
no
no
More Entertainment: 
Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media control
6 total speakers
USB Connection
Android Auto
MirrorLink
Apple CarPlay
MP3 decoder
6 Speakers
USB connection
Adjustable speed sensitive volume control
Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media control

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
yes
no
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
More in Glass and Roof: 
Privacy glass
Fixed glass rear sunroof
Roof rack
Power glass sunroof
Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers
Rear window wiper
hands-free power liftgate
Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers
Intermittent rear wiper
Roof rack
Rear window wiper
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
18 X 7.0 In
17 x 7.0
Wheels more: 
Temporary spare tire
Inside mounted spare tire
All season tires
Run flat tires
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
235.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
55
Width: 
205.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
55
Diameter: 
R17

Safety Features

ABS: 
yes
yes
Front head airbags: 
yes
yes
Rear head airbags: 
yes
yes
Dual front side-mounted airbags: 
yes
yes
Child seat anchors: 
yes
yes
Emergency braking assist: 
yes
yes
Front brakes: 
Ventilated front disc brakes
Ventilated front disc brakes
Rear brakes: 
solid rear disc brakes
solid rear disc brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
yes
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
yes
no
Auto delay off headlamps: 
no
yes
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
no
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
Brake drying
Blind-Spot Warning Accident Avoidance System
Rear height adjustable headrests
Pre-Collision Safety System
Remote anti-theft alarm system
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation
Turn signal mirrors
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Brake Drying
Cornering Lights
Fully automatic headlights
Outside temperature display
Electronic stability
Knee airbag
Overhead airbag
Occupant sensing airbag

Options

Packages: 
3rd Row Seat Package
R-Line Package For Sel
John Cooper Works Interior Package
Cold Weather Package
Fully Loaded Package
City Pack
John Cooper Works Exterior Package
Premium Package
Loaded Package
Sport Package
Exterior Options: 
Side Steps
Roof Rack
Wheel Locks
Paint Protection
Hood Deflector
Accessory Towing Kit
Bumper Protector
Splash Guards
White Bonnet Stripes
Stealth Mode (Badge Delete)
Power Folding Mirrors
19" Y-Spoke Silver Alloy Wheels
18" Anthracite 5-Star Double Spoke Wheels
Adaptive Light Control
Chrome Line Exterior
Black Sport Stripes
Sport Stripes White
Red Sport Stripes
Black Headlight Housings
Black Bonnet Stripes
Xenon Headlights
White Turn-Signal Lights
Door Mirror Caps in Chrome
Moonroof
Auto-Dimming Interior and Exterior Mirrors
Piano Black Exterior
All-Season Tires
18" Turbo Fan Wheels
18" Black 5-Star Double Spoke Jet Black Wheels
18" Twin Spoke Black Burnished Light Alloy Wheels
17" 5-Star Double Spoke Black Light Alloy Wheels
18" Turbo Fan Matte Anthracite Light Alloy Wheels
19" Black Cross Spoke Crusher Wheels
17" 5-Star Triangle Spoke Anthracite Alloy Wheels
Interior Options: 
First Aid Kit
Rubber Mat Kit
Roadside Assistance Kit
Rearview Mirror W/Homelink
Privacy Cover
Luggage Net
Comfort Access System
Universal Garage Door Opener
Inlay Color Polar Beige
Inlay Color Pure Red
Chrome Line Interior
Interior Mirror w/Compass
Flat Load Floor
Satellite Radio w/1 Year Subscription
Harman Kardon Premium Sound
Cargo Net
Auto-Dimming Rear View Mirror
Anthracite Headliner
MINI Connected w/Navigation Package
MINI Connected Package
Center Armrest
Heated Seats
Technology Package

Colors

Interior Colors: 
Color: 
Grey
#8E8E8E
Pure Black
#191919
Color: 
Carbon Black, leatherette
#212121
Gravity Carbon Black, leather
#3E3E3E
Gravity Polar Beige, leather
#C9BEB0
Lounge Carbon Black, leather
#323232
Lounge Championship Red, leather
#070707
Lounge Light Coffee, leather
#463E3A
Parallel Lines Light Tobacco, leather/cloth
#656060
Parallel Lines Pure Red, leather/cloth
#634240