New Volkswagen Tiguan Launch: Highlights

The second generation VW Tiguan SUV premiered at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show before making its debut in India at the 2016 Auto Expo.

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Volkswagen Tiguan SUV has been launched in India at Rs. 27.98 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new VW Tiguan premiered in 2015 at the Frankfurt Motor Show before making an appearance at the 2016 Auto Expo in Delhi last year. The SUV went into production at the company's facility in Aurangabad, Maharashtra in March 2017. Offered in two variants, the SUV comes loaded with features such as electrically adjustable driver seat with memory function, LED tail lamps, reverse camera, illuminated scuff plates, etc.. As far as its rivals go - the Tiguan SUV faces competition from established names such as the Ford Endeavour, Toyota Fortuner, and the upcoming Skoda Kodiaq in India.

Built on the company's MQB platform, the Tiguan comes powered by a 2-litre TDI turbocharged diesel engine. Paired to a seven-speed DSG automatic transmission, the motor develops 147 bhp and 330 Nm of peak torque.

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After GST implementation, the price of the Volkswagen Tiguan has come down by up to Rs. 2 lakh.
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Here is all you need to know about the New Volkswagen Tiguan's features, specs and details.

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Volkswagen Tiguan has been launched in India at Rs. 27.98 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The SUV, available with only a diesel engine, will be offered in two trim levels.


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Volskwagen Tiguan Vs Competition: Dimensions Comparison
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Volkswagen Tiguan: Price
Volkswagen Tiguan has been launched at Rs. 27.68 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai)


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Volkswagen Tiguan SUV: Feature Highlights
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Volkswagen Tiguan: Engine And Drivetrain
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Volkswagen Tiguan SUV: Safety Features
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Now that the launch is underway, we finally have more information about the Tiguan SUV.


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Volkswagen Tiguan: History
a. First generation Tiguan SUV was launched in 2007

b. It used the PQ35 platform which was shared with the Golf

c. It was a five door, five-seater configuration with various engine and transmission options

d. The Tiguan SUV received fron wheel drive (FWD) or all wheel drive (AWD)

e. VW Tiguan was originally manufactured in Wolfsburg

f. Subsequently, it was also manufactured in China and Russia

g. Volkswagen has sold 3.5 million Tiguans worldwide
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Volkswagen Tiguan: Dimensions
Length: 4,486 mm

Width: 1,839 mm

Height: 1,672 mm

Wheelbase: 2,677 mm

Ground Clearance: 149 mm

Kerb Weight (with 90% fuel): 1,720 Kg

Fuel Tank Capacity: 71-litres

Boot Capacity: 615-litres with all seats up, 1,655-litres with rear seat folded
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Active hood


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Easy open boot with one touch close


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Driving mode selector


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Hill descent control


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Panaromic sunroof with LED surround lighting


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Volkswagen Tiguan Features: Pictures
4MOTION technology

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Its cabin receives additional features such as keyless entry with push button start/stop function, panoramic sunroof, illuminated scuff plates, Dark Grid inserts for dashboard and front door panels, ambient lighting, eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system, and reverse parking camera.
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Volkswagen Tiguan Highline: Features
In addition to the Comfortline's provisions, Highline gets 18-inch alloy wheels, chrome inserts for the front bumper, and silver roof rails.
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Other provisions include hill descent control, front and rear disc brakes, automatic headlamps, tyre pressure monitor, six airbags, ABS with EBD, and park distance control.
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Volkswagen Tiguan Comfortline: Interior Features
Inside, it receives three-zone climate control, five-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support, electrically adjustable front seats with memory function for the driver, footwell lamp, and an electrically operated tailgate with adjustable opening angle.
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It also gets 17-inch diamond cut alloy wheels, rain-sensing wipers, electrically operable outside rear-view mirrors, and black roof rails.
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Volkswagen Tiguan: Features
Comfortline, the base trim, is fairly well-equipped. It gets a chrome-accented grille, LED headlamps with daytime running lights, LED foglamps, and LED taillamps.
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Volkswagen Tiguan: Specs
Engine: 2-litre TDI

Power: 141 bhp

Torque: 340 Nm

Transmission: Seven-speed DSG
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VW Tiguan: Equipment


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New Volkswagen Tiguan: Rear Row