This classic design continues with the interior. Taking inspiration from the Golf, the Tiguan offers quintessential hatchback interior design with the added comfort of SUV-style space. With all this in mind, the Tiguan is the perfect, tried and trusted, set of wheels for that hatchback customer whose lifestyle has started to demand a larger set of wheels.
The Tiguan is a strong mid-size SUV which has lead the way for the rest of the used VW SUV family to fill out the varying categories in crossover-land.
First introduced in 2008, and due its third-generation design in 2021, VW has stayed to a more no-frills outlook for the Tiguan. It’s a design which has meant the Tiguan can’t be banded into any specific SUV sub-genre like sporty, compact, subcompact or crossover.
This classic design continues with the interior. Taking inspiration from the Golf, the Tiguan offers quintessential hatchback interior design with the added comfort of SUV-style space.
With all this in mind, the Tiguan is the perfect, tried and trusted, set of wheels for that hatchback customer whose lifestyle has started to demand a larger set of wheels.
Choose a 2.0-litre diesel option, which returns up to 60.1mpg and 123g/km of CO2. Offering more potency, a 1.4-litre petrol unit produces 148bhp, 250Nm of torque, achieves 0-60mph in approximately 9.5 seconds and a top speed of 125mph. Both are available with entry-level S grades.
The outgoing Volkswagen Tiguan model is available in four trims; S, Match, SEL and R-Line Tech. 17-inch Montana alloy wheels and LED rear number plate lighting are all standard inclusions for the S trim, whilst SE grades add 18-inch Patagonia alloys, 65 percent-tinted rear windows and front fog lamps. R-Line trims feature sports suspension, 20-inch Suzuka alloy wheels and grade-specific badging.Adjustable front seats and a rake-and-reach-adjustable (three-spoke leather) steering wheel enable you to find a comfortable position. Power-assisted steering, air conditioning, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror, electric windows and a heated rear window are among a range of standard features. Practical 40/20/40 split-folding rear seats provide a variety of seating and cargo options and enable a minimum 502-litre cargo capacity to be expanded to 1,542 litres. SE trims feature three-zone climate control, while SEL grades add a panoramic glass roof.
An eight-speaker multimedia sound system includes DAB radio, a CD player and an intuitive eight-inch colour touchscreen. You can enjoy MP3, WMA and AAC file playback and Bluetooth® and USB connectivity too. SEL trims add extensive navigation functionality and a 12.3-inch TFT colour display screen. A range of driver aids includes Electronic Stability Control and XDS Electronic Differential Lock, the latter enabling optimal traction and handling. 4MOTION Active Control provides four drive modes to combat a range of off-road conditions.