2022 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5

Battle of the SUVs: 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5

How Does the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan Compare to the 2021 Mazda CX-5? 

It’s the debate that has been going on for years: the high-performance Volkswagen Tiguan or the more economical Mazda CX-5? Powered by a petrol engine, both the luxury SUVs boast premium cabin, feature-loaded interior, and advanced safety features. How does the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan compare to the 2021 Mazda CX-5? In this Volkswagen of New Port Richey blog post, we look at the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5 and compare the specifications so you can decide which one is right for you. 

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2022 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5 Comparison Guide 

2022 VW Tiguan vs. 2021 Mazda CX-5 
$25,245 Starting MSRP $25,370 
2-liter Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Engine 2.5-liter 4-Cylinder
23/29/27 MPG Fuel Economy (city/highway/combined) 24/30/26 MPG 
184 hp and 224 lb.-ft. of torque Horsepower and Torque 187 hp and 186 lb.-ft. of torque 
Max. Passenger Seating 
65.7 Max. Cargo Volume (cu.-ft.) 59.6 
Spacious rear seats of the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan

The Volkswagen Tiguan is in a league of its own when it comes to performance. It produces 184 horsepower and reaches 0-60 mph in about 8.6 seconds, while Mazda’s CX-5 is more fuel-efficient with 187 hp and only takes about 6.1 seconds to hit a top speed of 155 mph. Inside, both cars share many features, including heated seats, automatic climate control, and infotainment systems, but they also have notable differences. The Tiguan also offers more cargo space than the CX-5 because it has a rear tailgate. The 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan includes features such as a 4motion all-wheel drive, Active Engine Braking System, LED headlights/taillights, Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, and air suspension.  

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Come on over to the Volkswagen of New Port Richey dealership to take the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan for a test drive. We take pride in providing high-quality service and a low-pressure environment to ensure that your car buying experience is as stress-free as possible.