The horsepower is a characteristic that most of car fans look at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Land Rover which has by 97 percent more horsepower in comparison to the Volkswagen Tiguan SUV 1.4 TSI 122HP manual. Consequently the Land Rover Freelander II can achieve higher speed. Having more horsepower the Land Rover Freelander II will also provide noticeably better flexiblility in specific gears.
The Land Rover Freelander II has 138 newton meters more torque than the Volkswagen. The difference at this level is quite big, what means
that the Land Rover Freelander II will accelerate perceptibly better.
Acceleration 0-100 km/h
The Land Rover can reach the speed of 100Km/h in 8.6 s, which is 2.3 s better result than the Volkswagen. However the difference is not as much significant to be taken into account when buying a ride.
With more trunk space the Land Rover Freelander II will have much more room for carrying things and be more usefull vehicle than the Volkswagen. If the size of the trunk is appeals to you, the Land Rover Freelander II will be better to buy because it is around 61 percent more spacious than the boot of the Volkswagen Tiguan.
Trunk capacity with seats down
The top velocity of the Land Rover Freelander II is greater in comparison to this of the Volkswagen Tiguan which allows to travel the same distance on the highway in shorter period of time. The difference that amounts to 16 km/h is little and is not realy noticable in everyday driving.
The Land Rover has 2 % longer wheelbase than Volkswagen. As a result the Land Rover Freelander II is safer and has a better stability. Besides, longer wheelbase influences on convenient and more comfortable driving.
Ground clearance is the gap between the vehicle underbody and the road. taking these two cars into consideration, it is the Land Rover Freelander II 2.0 Si4 240HP automatic 4x4 that has 56 % higher ground clearance in relation to the Volkswagen Tiguan SUV. This is why the Land Rover will cope better when driving over imperfect roads and obstacles in the city. However, the higher ground clearance equals a higher center of gravity, which can negatively influence the handling of the car.
The engine capacity of the Land Rover Freelander II 2.0 Si4 240HP automatic 4x4 is by 608 cubic centimeters greater in relation to the Volkswagen Tiguan. As a result the Volkswagen Tiguan will be more fuel efficient, however, the engine of the Land Rover Freelander II will be of better performance, running more smoothly and more durable.
Gross trailer weight
The Land Rover Freelander II 2.0 Si4 240HP automatic 4x4 is 72 mm longer in relation to the Volkswagen Tiguan. The length of the car is significant in respect of travelling comfort and room in the boot. The Land Rover Freelander II preasumbly will be offering to it's passangers more space for legs. At the same time the Land Rover Freelander II 2.0 Si4 240HP automatic 4x4 will be better driven but the Volkswagen Tiguan SUV will be a slightly easier to park due to shorter length of the body.
If you are a tall man or you carry in the trunk thinks of big size, the Land Rover Freelander II, which is by 54 mm higher than the Volkswagen, would be appropriate option for you. However, presented vehicles do not differ much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much observable.
For a comfortable travelling in the city, it is tempting to opt for an automatic but the choice of transmisison may have a considerable effect on fuel efficiency. Automatics may consume about from 5 to 10% more than manuals.