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Volkswagen Tiguan vs. Audi Q3 Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Volkswagen Tiguan vs. Audi Q3 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $35,445

Volkswagen Tiguan Sport   
Difference: $4,780

Lowest Total Invoice: $34,001

Volkswagen Tiguan Sport   
Difference: $3,477

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172017
ModelTiguanTiguanQ3
TrimSportSEL2.0 TFSI
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $32,605 $34,500 $31,800
Base Invoice $31,239 $33,120 $29,574
AWD 1,975 1,975 2,100
Premium Plus Package     2,700
Navigation Plus Package     2,100
Metallic paint (extra cost)     575
AWD 1,897 1,897 1,952
Premium Plus Package     2,512
Navigation Plus Package     1,954
Metallic paint (extra cost)     536
Options (change) 1,975 1,975 7,475
Options (change) 1,897 1,897 6,954
Destination 865 865 950
Total Price $35,445 $37,340 $40,225
Total Invoice $34,001 $35,882 $37,478

The configured Volkswagen Tiguan 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Audi Q3 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Volkswagen Tiguan and Audi Q3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Tiguan Sport trim is $32,605. The features would cost an additional $1,975. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $35,445.

The base sticker price of the Volkswagen Tiguan SEL trim is $34,500. The features would cost an additional $1,975. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $37,340.

The base sticker price of the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI trim is $31,800. The features would cost an additional $7,475. Including the destination charge of $950, the total price of this trim is $40,225.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Volkswagen Tiguan trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Audi Q3 trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Volkswagen Tiguan 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Audi Q3 4dr SUV has a turbocharged 200hp 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Volkswagen Tiguan and Audi Q3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Volkswagen Tiguan Sport trim is $31,239. The features would cost an additional $1,897. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $34,001.

The invoice of the Volkswagen Tiguan SEL trim is $33,120. The features would cost an additional $1,897. Including the destination charge of $865, the total price of this trim is $35,882.

The invoice of the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI trim is $29,574. The features would cost an additional $6,954. Including the destination charge of $950, the total price of this trim is $37,478.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Volkswagen Tiguan trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Audi Q3 trims is 6. Based on this adjustment, the Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Volkswagen Tiguan vs. Audi Q3

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Volkswagen Tiguan Sport
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $3,940
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $2,697
Model Year201720172017
ModelTiguanTiguanQ3
TrimSportSEL2.0 TFSI
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine200hp I4200hp I4200hp I4
TransmissionT6T6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/24 MPG20/24 MPG20/28 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 8400, 9180, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/50-18255/40-19235/50-18
Total Price$35,445$37,340$40,225
Adjustments for Features-1000-940
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$35,345$37,340$39,285
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,995$0
Total Invoice$34,001$35,882$37,478
Adjustments for Features-960-876
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$33,905$35,882$36,602
Cost Above Minimum$0$1,977$0

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Features Comparison: Volkswagen Tiguan vs. Audi Q3

Model Year201720172017
ModelTiguanTiguanQ3
TrimSportSEL2.0 TFSI
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Power liftgate  $350
Remote app$25$25 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Hill descent control  $250
Obstacle detection, front  $200
Obstacle detection, rear  $300
Rollover sensor  $50
Trailer sway control$25$25 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50$50 
Aluminum roof rails  $250
Cargo cover  $75
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25 
Rear seat pass-through  $100
Roof rails$250$250 
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125$125 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0$0 
App support$100$100 
Apple CarPlay support$0$0 
Automatic air recirculation  $100
DVD-compatible player  $0
In-vehicle Internet  $150
iPod integration  $100
Media drive  $15
Mirrorlink support$0$0 
SMS text-to-speech reader$50$50 
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300$300 
USB port$100$100 
Wi-Fi hotspot  $50
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding$350 $350
Bodyside cladding (gray/black) $250 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror  $75
Cornering lights$75$75 
Fog light, rear  $100
Headlight washers  $50
Interior ambient lighting  $150
Steering-linked headlights$150$150 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim  $100
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75$75 
Manual recliner, second row seats$75$75 
Memory system, driver seat$200$200 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0$0 
Total Value of Features$4,775$4,675$5,615
Value of Feature Adjustments$100$0$940
Value of Feature Adjustments-960-876

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Specifications Comparison: Volkswagen Tiguan vs. Audi Q3

Model Year20172017
ModelTiguanQ3
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase102.5 in102.5 in
Length174.5 in172.8 in
Width71.2 in72.1 in
Height65.6 in62.6 in
Curb Weight3,591 lb.3,682 lb.
Fuel Capacity16.8 gal.16.9 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.1 in37.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room56.2 in55.8 in
Row 1 Legroom40.1 in40.0 in
Row 2 Headroom39.0 in37.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room55.0 in53.6 in
Row 2 Legroom35.8 in31.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
23.8 ft316.7 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
56.1 ft348.2 ft3

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Option Package Details
Audi Q3 2.0 TFSI

Premium Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Heated front seats200Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Power liftgate350No
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Compass0Yes
Additional chrome trim0No
Aluminum trim100No
Power-folding mirrors50Yes
Proximity key250Yes
iPod integration100Yes
Total Requested75059%
Total Not Requested52541%
Navigation Plus Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
HD radio50Yes
Media drive15No
Traffic + travel information25Yes
In-vehicle Internet150No
Wi-Fi hotspot50No
Total Requested77578%
Total Not Requested21522%

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