Volvo XC60 2013 vs Volkswagen Tiguan 2011

Volvo XC60
2013 - 2017
Volkswagen Tiguan
2011 - 2015
Gearbox: AutomaticAutomatic
Engine: 2.0 Petrol2.0 Petrol


Power: 240 HP180 HP
Torque: 320 NM280 NM
Acceleration 0-100 km/h: 8.1 seconds7.9 seconds
Volvo XC60 engine produces 60 HP more power than Volkswagen Tiguan, whereas torque is 40 NM more than Volkswagen Tiguan. Despite the higher power, Volvo XC60 reaches 100 km/h speed 0.2 seconds later.

Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption (l/100km): 8.58.6
Volvo XC60 consumes 0.1 litres less fuel per 100 km than the Volkswagen Tiguan, which means that by driving the Volvo XC60 over 15,000 km in a year you can save 15 litres of fuel.
Fuel tank capacity: 70 litres64 litres
Full fuel tank distance: 820 km in combined cycle740 km in combined cycle
1020 km on highway950 km on highway
Volvo XC60 gets more mileage on one fuel tank.

Drive type

Wheel drive type: Front wheel drive (FWD)All wheel drive (AWD, 4x4)


Length: 4.64 m4.43 m
Width: 1.89 m1.81 m
Height: 1.71 m1.70 m
Volvo XC60 is larger.
Volvo XC60 is 22 cm longer than the Volkswagen Tiguan, 8 cm wider, while the height of Volvo XC60 is 1 cm higher.
Trunk capacity: 495 litres470 litres
Trunk max capacity:
with rear seats folded down
1455 litres1510 litres
Volvo XC60 has 25 litres more trunk space than the Volkswagen Tiguan. The maximum boot capacity (with all rear seats folded down) is larger in Volkswagen Tiguan (by 55 litres).
Turning diameter: 11.7 meters12 meters
The turning circle of the Volvo XC60 is 0.3 metres less than that of the Volkswagen Tiguan.
Gross weight (kg): 2`2702`220
Safety: no datano data
above average

Volvo XC60 has fewer problems.
According to annual technical inspection data Volkswagen Tiguan has serious deffects in 90 percent more cases than Volvo XC60, so Volvo XC60 quality is probably significantly better
Average price (€): 16 00011 200
Pros and Cons: Volvo XC60 has
  • more power
  • more full fuel tank mileage
  • roomier boot
  • fewer faults
Volkswagen Tiguan has
  • has 4x4 drive
  • lower price
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