Volkswagen India has launched the Volkswagen
Tiguan SUV, the much awaited premium carline based on the modern MQB platform. The
vehicle is powered by a 2.0L TDI engine mated to a 7-speed automatic-DSG
gearbox. the Tiguan delivers peak power of 141hp and 340 Nm of torque ranging
from 1750-2750 rpm. It offers a fuel efficiency of 17.06 kmpl (ARAI tested). The
Tiguan will be available in two trims Comfortline and Highline.
The prices of the Tiguan start
at Rs 27.98 Lacs (ex-showroom Delhi). The vehicle is available across all
Volkswagen showrooms for test drives and bookings.
Ex- Showroom (Without Octroi & local taxes)
2.OL TDI, 7-Speed DSG (Automatic)
The latest generation Tiguan
will host several premium lifestyle features like Pedestrian Safety (Active
Hood), 6 Airbags, Hill Start Assist, Auto Hold, Self-sealing tyres, ‘Vienna’
leather seats, Cruise Control, AppConnect, Rain and Light sensor, LED Headlamps
with DRLs, LED tail-lamps, Easy open boot, Electrically foldable ORVM, LED
illuminated Panoramic Sunroof and Keyless Entry & Go among others.
Giving consumers the
convenience of selecting from an array of colours, the Tiguan will be available
in Tungsten Silver, Oryx White, Deep Black, Indium Grey and Atlantic Blue.
The Tiguan features the 4MOTION intelligent
all-wheel drive system with variable torque transfer to the rear wheels. The
vehicle is built on Volkswagen’s modular transverse matrix (MQB) platform that
makes the vehicles lighter, more efficient, spacious, safe and comfortable with
a more dynamic drive system and appearance.
The carline is equipped with 6
airbags for occupant’s protection and an Active Hood for pedestrian safety. For
added pedestrian protection, the Tiguan is built with special deformation
elements in the front bumper, a maximum possible distance between bonnet and
engine, and deformable wings, ensuring other road users and pedestrians are
exposed to as little danger as possible.
The Tiguan’s on-road stance is
enhanced by the horizontally aligned unit formed by the radiator grille and
headlights, and the higher waist line.The fuel tank capacity of the
vehicle is 71 litres.
The 3-zone auto-climate
control system including Air Care Climatronic with an allergen filter delivers
precise multi-zone temperature control at all seats. A spacious interior along
with a significant gain in boot space that offers 615 litres with all seats up,
1655 litres with rear-seat folded.
First introduced in the year
2007, in Europe, the Volkswagen Tiguan quickly established itself as a
bestseller and also claimed the position of being Europe’s safest car.
Available in 150 markets with more than 3.5 million owners around the world,
the Volkswagen Tiguan has acquired a leading position ever since its
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