2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport vs. 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan

Discovery Sport



The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport and Volkswagen Tiguan both provide premium features, off road capability, and plenty of versatility. All of that should appeal to drivers in the Schaumburg and Hoffman Estates area. So which one will you drive home? Take a look at how these two models compare below.

Powertrain and Performance

Both of these models get a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The difference? The Land Rover makes both more power and earns better fuel economy ratings:

  • Tiguan: The 2.0L four in the Tiguan makes 200 hp and 207 lb-ft of torque and comes with a six-speed automatic transmission. It earns an EPA estimated 20 mpg city/24 mpg highway with standard front wheel drive.

  • Discovery Sport: The 2017 Discovery Sport has 240 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque on tap, and it earns a better EPA estimate of 20 mpg city/25 mpg highway with standard all-wheel drive and nine-speed automatic transmission.

Plus, the Land Rover can tow twice as much as the Volkswagen. It can pull 4,409 pounds. The Tiguan is rated at 2,200 when properly equipped.

Convenience and Comfort

The Land Rover comes with more front and rear legroom, more front headroom, more front and rear shoulder room, and more cargo space. The Land Rover offers 32 cubic feet behind the rear seats, and 66.9 cubic feet of space with the second row of seating folded down. The Tiguan can fit up to 23.8 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats, and 56.1 cubic feet of space behind the front row, with the rear seats folded down.

Visit Land Rover Hoffman Estates

Get behind the wheel of the latest Land Rover Discovery Sport here at 1051 W. Higgins Rd. in Hoffman Estates. Land Rover Hoffman Estates is one of the leading Land Rover dealerships serving the Chicagoland area. We're happy to show you the current Land Rover lineup, so come visit us today-we think you'll find that the Land Rover Discovery Sport is the better choice than the Volkswagen Tiguan.