Volkswagen or as we say at CARS24 – ‘Folks-wagen’, is a German automobile tycoon known for best in class build quality and trustworthy machines on wheels. Founded in the year 2007, Volkswagen India group maintain a car production facility at Chakan near the city of Pune in the state of Maharashtra in India. Volkswagen India sells various cars in their portfolio in India which includes the Volkswagen Polo and Polo GT is the premium sedan segment and Vento and Ameo in the sedan segment. Volkswagen sells the Passat in the premium sedan segment. Volkswagen SUV Cars in India include the premium Volkswagen Tiguan.
Let’s discuss here what Volkswagen has to offer in the Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) segment with the Volkswagen Tiguan.
The Volkswagen SUV car in India, Tiguan has priced at INR 27.49 Lakhs for the comfortline variant and INR 30.88 Lakhs for the Highline variant. In terms of pricing, Volkswagen Tiguan compete head to head with the likes of Toyota Fortuner and Honda CR-V.
|Comfortline||INR 27.49 Lakhs (Ex-showroom Delhi)|
|Highline||INR 30.88 Lakhs (Ex-showroom Delhi)|
Under the hood, Volkswagen Tiguan is powered by a 1968cc 2.0 litres turbocharged TDi engine with common rail injection. This engine pushes out a maximum power of 143 ps or 105 kW at 4000 rpm and maximum torque of 340 Nm at 1750rpm – 2750rpm. This Volkswagen SUV comes fitted with a Dual Shift Gearbox (DSG) transmission with all-wheel 4 MOTION drive.
|Engine||2.0L Turbocharged TDi with Common Rail Direct injection|
|Engine CC||1968 cc|
|Maximum Power||143 ps (105 kW)|
|Maximum Torque||340 Nm|
|Transmission||Dual Shift Gearbox (DSG)|
|Drive||4 MOTION (All Wheel Drive)|
The 2.0 litres Turbocharged diesel engine powering the VW SUV car – Tiguan provide a fuel efficiency of 17.6 kilometers per litre on highway driving conditions and 16.5 kilometers per litre in the city driving condition. One full tank on the Tiguan can give you a comfortable drive for at least 1000 kilometres on the highway.
|Kerb Weight||1720 kg|
|Gross Vehicle Weight||2250 kg|
|Ground Clearance||149 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||71 Litres|
|Boot Space||615 Litres (Expandable up to 1655 Litres)|
|Tyres||Comfortline – 215/65 R 17, Highline – 235/55 R 18|
The market of SUV cars in India is hugely dependent on the design language of the vehicle. The exteriors of the Volkswagen Tiguan SUV is graciously carved with LED headlamps, LED daytime running lamps, panoramic sunroof, motif chrome grille, roof rails, outside rear view mirrors with turn indicators, body coloured bumpers and alloy wheels.
The plush Volkswagen Tiguan features premium interiors such as matte chrome finish on the ORVM adjuster, power window switches, dashboard and front door trims with titanium silver inserts, best in class infotainment system, automatic air conditioning and steering mounted controls.
Other interior features on the Volkswagen Tiguan include:
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The safety features to ensure a comfortable and safe drive on the Tiguan include:
The colour options available on this plush SUV from the house of Volkswagen Motors in India include:
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