Volkswagen Tiguan alternatives
Latest model: Volkswagen Tiguan 2012
The new Volkswagen Tiguan is here. An SUV with layout parallels to the larger Touareg. An SUV with comprehensive and at the same time economical engines; fuel consumption is 5. 3 litres per 100 km for the two front-wheel drive Volkswagen Tiguans 2. 0TDI with Bluemotion Technology (81 Kw / 110 PS and 103 Kw / 140 PS). An SUV that shuts off the motor completely whenever possible in city driving due to a Stop/start system. An SUV that is an perfect, versatile companion for life on the move with its impressive all-round characteristics, great practicality, 1510, litres trunk room, up to 2500, kg trailer load (with 4MOTION all-wheel drive) and many cleverly developed features. A Volkswagen in the best sense of the word! In Germany, the perfected Volkswagen Tiguan will appear on the sphere in Mid-june 2011; other European countries will follow at the beginning of August, and overseas markets at the end of August.
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The front end layout was completely reinterpreted. The Volkswagen Tiguan is still the only SUV in its class that can be ordered in two various versions: one for on-road use and one specially tuned for off-road driving. Visually, the two models differ in their front ends (on-road has an 18 degree angle of approach, Off-road 28 degrees). Both models now show greater independence, better dynamic performance and more stylistic precision. additionally, like the on-road version, the off-road version is now also available with a top equipment line. In this case, the off-road specialist is known as the Track & Style (on-road: Sport & Style).
With the model change, new assistance systems such as Fatigue Detection (standard on the Sport & Style and Track & Style), the camera-based main beam control systems Light Assist (H7 lights) and Dynamic Light Assist (bi-xenon headlights) as well as the Lane Assist lane-keeping system now expand the range of features available on the Volkswagen Tiguan. Also new in the Volkswagen Tiguan: the XDS electronic differential lock.
Powertrain technologies have become even more economical. Three of the seven engines provided in Europe - all of them charged four-cylinder direct injection engines - are new to the Volkswagen Tiguan line-up. The four torque-strong petrol engines (TSI with 1. 4 to 2. 0litres displacement) produce between 90 Kw / 122 PS and 155 Kw / 210 PS. The three comprehensive diesel engines (TDI) span a performance range from 81 Kw / 110 PS to 125 Kw / 170 PS. Also available as an feature on the new Volkswagen Tiguan is the 7-speed dual-clutch transmission (DSG) - one of the most efficient and sporty automatic transmissions.