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Price Comparison (MSRP): Subaru Outback vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

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Invoice Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

Lowest Total Price

Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited   
Difference: 4,668

Lowest Total Invoice

Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited   
Difference: 5,654
Model Year201620162015
ModelOutbackOutbackTiguan
Trim2.5i Limited3.6R LimitedR-Line
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Base Price 30,395 33,395 37,650
Base Invoice 28,473 31,227 36,145
Moonroof Package, keyless access, and navigation 2,295 2,295  
Class II trailer hitch 550 550 700
Metal pedals 170 170  
All-weather floor mats 72 72 235
Wheel-lip moldings 450 450  
Eyesight Driver Assist System   795  
Moonroof Package, keyless access, and navigation   1,913  
Class II trailer hitch   412  
Metal pedals   110  
All-weather floor mats   46  
Wheel-lip moldings   337  
Eyesight Driver Assist System   663  
Options (show) (change) 3,537 4,332 935
Options (show) (change) 2,818 3,481 785
Destination 850 850 865
Total Price 34,782 38,577 39,450
Total Invoice 32,141 35,558 37,795

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Summary

For this 2016 Subaru Outback vs. 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan price comparison, we equipped the cars with selected features. The Outback vs. Tiguan Price Comparison table displays the specific options added and the total prices. If you want to know how much the Outback and Tiguan will cost with the features you specified, this is the table to check. In this case, the Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited's price is $6,638 lower than the Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line's price

Each car includes features that aren't on the other.. The Outback vs. Tiguan Features Comparison table tallies up these features and assigns monetary values to them using the site's default values. Compared to the Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited, the Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line includes additional features worth $0. The TrueDelta Value Comparison figures include adjustments for most differences in feature content. However, they do not include advertising fees, factory-to-dealer incentives, or differences in engines, tires, seat configurations, and audio systems. Exceptions: They do include values for third-row seats and media players. (Additional notes)

Is a feature worth more or less than to you that the site's default value? Members can substitute their own values. The Subaru Outback vs. Volkswagen Tiguan Value Comparison adjusts each car's price based on its additional features. After a $1970 adjustment for the Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited's additional features, the Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited is $6,638 less than the Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 6,638
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 7,474
Model Year201620162015
ModelOutbackOutbackTiguan
Trim2.5i Limited3.6R LimitedR-Line
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Engine175hp H4256hp H6200hp I4
TransmissionCVT-6CVT-6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers576, 12576, 12400, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/60-18225/60-18255/40-19
Total Price34,78238,57739,450
Adjustments for Features-1,970-4,2450
Feature-Adjusted Total Price32,81234,33239,450
Cost Above Minimum01,5200
Total Invoice32,14135,55837,795
Adjustments for Features-1,820-3,9130
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice30,32131,64537,795
Cost Above Minimum01,3240

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Features Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

Model Year201620162015
ModelOutbackOutbackTiguan
Trim2.5i Limited3.6R LimitedR-Line
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable CVT$1100$1100 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100
AWD$1700$1700 
FWD  $0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control $750 
Cruise control$250 $250
Lead vehicle start alert $25 
PIN Code Access$10$10 
Power liftgate$350$350 
Remote app  $25
Universal garage door opener$100$100 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, high-speed $150 
Automatic braking, low-speed $250 
Blind spot warning system$200$200 
Forward collision warning $200 
Hill descent control$250$250 
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based $200 
Lane departure warning system $200 
Lane sway warning system $25 
Pedestrian detection $100 
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system $100 
Rear cross-traffic detection$100$100 
Rollover sensor$50$50 
Seat cushion airbag, driver$75$75 
Seat cushion airbag, passenger$75$75 
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100$100 
Trailer sway control  $25
Vehicle health reports$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment  $50
Cargo cover$75$75 
Cargo mat  $40
Cargo tray$40$40 
Roof rack$300$300 
Roof rails  $250
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125$125 
Trailering equipment (7 wire)  $150
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support$100$100 
HD radio$50$50 
Heated windshield washer nozzles  $15
iPod integration  $100
Rain-sensing wipers  $175
SD Card slot  $25
SMS text-to-speech reader$50$50 
Traffic + travel information$25$25 
USB port$100$100 
Variable intermittent wipers$75$75 
Voice control for nav and audio$100$100 
Wiper de-icer$25$25 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0$0 
Bodyside cladding  $350
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250$250 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)  $50
Larger rear spoiler  $200
Panoramic sunroof  $1200
Rear spoiler$200$200 
Sunroof$900$900 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Cornering lights  $25
Power-folding mirrors  $50
Steering-linked fog lights $25 
Steering-linked headlights  $150
Xenon HID headlights $500$500
Seats and Interior Trim 
Heated second row seats$200$200 
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats  $75
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat  $150
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat  $150
Power height adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels  $350
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200 
Machined alloy wheels$350$350 
Raised heavy-duty suspension$0$0 
Sport suspension (upgrade)  $0
Total Value of Features$7,625$9,900$5,655
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,970$4,245$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,820-3,9130

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Specifications Comparison: Subaru Outback vs. Volkswagen Tiguan

Model Year20162015
ModelOutbackTiguan
Body4dr Wagon4dr SUV
Wheelbase108.1 in102.5 in
Length189.6 in174.5 in
Width72.4 in71.2 in
Height66.1 in65.6 in
Curb Weight3,594 lb.3,394 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.16.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.8 in39.1 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.3 in56.2 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.5 in0.0 in
Row 1 Legroom42.9 in40.1 in
Row 2 Headroom38.9 in39.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room57.3 in55.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.0 in0.0 in
Row 2 Legroom38.1 in35.8 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
35.5 ft323.8 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
73.3 ft356.1 ft3

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Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited

Moonroof Package, keyless access, and navigation
FeatureValueRequested?
Proximity key250Yes
PIN Code Access10No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75No
Traffic + travel information25No
Sunroof900Yes
Universal garage door opener100No
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested190090%
Total Not Requested21010%

Option Package Details
Subaru Outback 3.6R Limited

Moonroof Package, keyless access, and navigation
FeatureValueRequested?
Proximity key250Yes
PIN Code Access10No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75No
Traffic + travel information25No
Sunroof900Yes
Universal garage door opener100No
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0Yes
Total Requested190090%
Total Not Requested21010%
Eyesight Driver Assist System
FeatureValueRequested?
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based200No
Lead vehicle start alert25No
Pedestrian detection100No
Adaptive cruise control500No
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system100No
Lane departure warning system200No
Steering-linked fog lights25No
Automatic braking, low-speed250No
Automatic braking, high-speed150No
Forward collision warning200No
Lane sway warning system25No
Total Requested00%
Total Not Requested1775100%

Option Package Details
Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line

All-weather floor mats
FeatureValueRequested?
All-weather floor mats75Yes
Cargo mat40No
Total Requested7565%
Total Not Requested4035%
Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)25No
Total Requested20089%
Total Not Requested2511%

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