This is the brand’s first offering in the premium segment. Tiguan is powered with a 2.0L TDI engine mated to a 7 speed automatic-DSG gearbox, and delivers peak power of 143 PS/105 kW and 340 Nm of torque ranging from 1750-2750 rpm. It has a claimed fuel efficiency of 17.06 km/l.
The Tiguan has several class leading 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.
It features the 4MOTION intelligent AWD system and is based on the modern MQB (Modular Transverse Matrix) platform. Prices start at INR 27.68 Lacs (ex-showroom Mumbai) and it comes in two trims – Comfortline and Highline.