Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0 TDI 150 4Motion SE Navigation auto – List price when new £31,960 Price today £21,000* Available from 2016-present The Tiguan may have less power, but it hits back with a plusher, more practical interior. * Price today is based on a 2017 model with average mileage and full service history, correct at time of writing The Seat Ateca and the VW Tiguan are essentially twins.
They may look somewhat different, but they share the same DNA, aka many mechanical parts. This could be equally disastrous for both family SUVs but fortunately their similarities make for impressive results in a fair few areas, such as practicality, economy and refinement. Looking at used ones? We’ve got you covered.
Here we have our duo, kitted out to £21,000 used. Both have four-wheel drive and 2.0-litre diesels under their bonnets, although with different power outputs – the Ateca gets 187bhp while the Tiguan receives 147bhp. The Ateca features range-topping Xcellence trim – the Tiguan is a mid-range SE Navigation car.
What is similar to a Seat Ateca?
If you’re shopping for a family SUV the Seat Ateca and Skoda Karoq may well be on your list of cars to consider. At first glance you might think the Ateca and Karoq look very similar. And you’d be right – Seat and Skoda are both owned by the Volkswagen Group and the two cars use many of the same parts.
What cars are in same class as Tiguan?
The Tiguan is mechanically similar to the SEAT Ateca and Skoda Karoq, while other rivals include the Peugeot 3008, Ford Kuga, Hyundai Tucson, Mazda CX-5 and Kia Sportage.
What is the Tiguan called in Germany?