The second generation of Volkswagen’s popular crossover is finally coming to North America. To advise you, the original model came more than ten years back, and we finally saw redesign in 2015. The second generation was first of all provided in Europe in 2015, which North American model lastly came this January as 2018 VW Tiguan. It had its premiere at Detroit Auto Show, and it includes some significant changes compared to the European variation. It will include big growth in dimensions, particularly when it concerns wheelbase and general length. So, it will end up being a three-row seat crossover, like the majority of the rivals in this class. This long wheelbase variation will be likewise available in Europe, under 2018 Tiguan Allspace name. Because it already had its premiere, we anticipate it on market in future.
2018 VW Tiguan Redesign
The 2018 VW Tiguan had its best a couple of months earlier and we saw lots of brand-new things. It flights on new MQB platform, which company utilizes for many brand-new models like Audi Q3, Audi A3, Golf etc. This model uses an unique variation of this platform, with a longer wheelbase that offers lots of benefits. Compared with original, brand-new model feature a 4.3 inches longer wheelbase, and more than 10 inches in general weight. This practically puts 2018 VW Tiguan in class with models like Honda Pilot, Hyundai Santa Fe, and other seven-seaters.
When it comes to styling, 2018 VW Tiguan features brand’s latest design viewpoint, which includes not a surprises, in traditional VW manner. Interior is likewise completely new. It comes with new styling and with significantly more space. The control panel is completely new, and new 2018 VW Tiguan borrows some information from Audi models, such as digital instrument gauges and so on.
2018 VW Tiguan Engines
The 2018 VW Tiguan will feature many engines in the deal, just it holds true with all models from this brand. There are familiar fuel and diesel units, however some reports suggest hybrid version also. However, North American model has just one system validated up until now. It is a 2.0-liter TSI gasoline system, which is excellent for about 184 horses and 220 pound-feet of torque. This unit comes in couple with 8-speed automatic transmission. Because diesel does not play essential role in North America, do not expect TDI systems in the deal. A hybrid version may can be found in upcoming years.
2018 VW Tiguan Price
The 2018 VW Tiguan will probably have a starting rate around 26.000 dollars. Main rivals will be models like Honda Pilot, Toyota Highlander, Hyundai Santa Fe etc.