|Tiguan Mileage Details|
|Diesel||City - 13 kmpl | Highway - 17.06 kmpl ||
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Volkswagen Tiguan • Price, Variants & Specifications
Volkswagen is a solid looking compact SUV that packs a lot of appeal for the Indian market. This car has been specially designed for the sophisticated urban crowd while the high driving position enables the driver to easily see over the crowd. The car is expected to be priced between Rs. 18 to 25 lacs. It is going to compete with models like Captiva, Koleos, Santa-Fe and also the BMW.
Engine & Performance
Tiguan comes with a 2.0-liter diesel engine with a 1968 cc four cylinder turbocharged cooler capable of delivering a maximum power of 148 bhp and a maximum torque of 356 Nm at 4000 rpm. This powerful engine is harnessed to a seven-speed automatic transmission capable of delivering a mileage of 17kmpl. The car is available in two variants: ComfortLine TDI and Highline TDI.
The Tiguan has the typical Volkswagen look with its muscular appeal. The car is 4427 mm long and 1809mm wide with a wheelbase of 2603mm. The design lines are simple yet impressive. The front grille has been redesigned while the two-part rear lights mark this car out from the crowd. The design of the rear deck makes it easy to load and unload luggage in this car. The large grille and high road clearance allow this car to dominate the road. The exterior structure is compact though the interior is spacious. Body colored bumpers add the final touch to the exterior design of the car.
Interior - Features & Specifications
The interior of the Tiguan is simple yet sophisticated. The dashboard has a sporty look which is emphasized by the three dials mounted on it. With headroom of 1036mm in the front and 980mm in the rear, the car provides ample space for four to five passengers. It is also equipped with a large boot space which can be made bigger by folding down the back seats. The steering mounted controls add to the sporty look.
The Tiguan is packed with a variety of features. Several convenience and comfort features are added including rain sensing wipers, rear defogger and washer, remote boot release and fuel filler, air conditioner with climate control, electrically operated outside rear view mirrors, power windows, power steering, darkness sensing xenon headlamps, front fog lights, central locking, and music system. There is an optional leather seat available to create a sense of luxury. In addition, a number of safety features are incorporated in the car including anti-lock braking system with electronic brake force distribution, parking sensors, three seat belts in the rear and four airbags.
The Tiguan’s centre console has an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with navigation with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Mirror Link. The SUV comes with a multi-way adjusting electric front seats panoramic sunroof, ambient lighting, illuminated car door sill plates and dark grid inserts and heat insulated glasses to maintain the cabin’s temperature
ConclusionThe Tiguan is expected to compete well in the compact SUV segment. The high driving position and muscular design of the car is a definite advantage in dominating the road. However, the exterior design is rather traditional and typical of Volkswagen.
This model is popular in many countries where it has already been introduced as the Taigun. Taigun is an international car with its muscular exterior, spacious interior and a number of features. it remains a favorite car in the UK and in many other countries where it combines practicality with a sophisticated look. It is expected to fare quite well in the Indian market.