2017 Volkswagen Tiguan – 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Diesel will come out with 4 different trim levels. These series will be released at the end of the year or at least you should wait until the early of 2017 to find this SUV at the dealership. Introduced in Frankfurt Auto Show, the new VW Tiguan looks like the current model even though they said that this variant offers something different under the hood. At the first sight indeed it looks like the previous model but this series is now wider and bigger. The minor change doesn’t affect the audience because there are a lot of people sign up the pre-order letter.
This SUV is a serious threat for Honda CR-V or Toyota R4V that already join in the US marketplace. But VW confirms that this variant will be delivered around European before it lands in the USA. The US version of the new Tiguan will be labeled as R-Line, which indicates that this is the highest performance among of all. The new VW Tiguan is suitable for people that look for a stunning family hauler because it has spacious room for 6 passengers on the inside. This one could be the best alternative for auto fans that won’t buy minivan.
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Engine and Performance
The Turbocharged engine is the standard model for 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan around the world. But this one is available in two versions, you can choose the gasoline or diesel model depends on your liking. Volkswagen Tiguan TDI is the name for the variants that use inline-4 Turbo Diesel engine that produces 216 horsepower. The towing capacity is impressive as the result of the test show it has the ability to tow up to 5500 pounds, the same power that light-duty truck has.
2017 VW Tiguan is available in both all-wheel drive and default drivetrain system. There’s nothing to say about the transmission because it’s still hidden. But one thing for sure, 2017 Tiguan offers great gas mileage rating of 22 mpg in the city with 30 mpg on the freeway. VW says that the mpg is increased 24% in compare with the previous model. This SUV comes along with plenty features that will let the driver relax during road trip. Tiguan is also equipped with additional safety features in order to increase the safety level on the street.
There would be Front Assist with City Emergency as the new feature mounted in VW Tiguan. The rest are standard safety features, such as Pedestrian Warning, Park Assistance features, and Braking with Pre-Crash system for the sake of driver’s safety.
Price and Release Date
The price is surprisingly affordable because it starts at $ 25,700 for the base model. The lease price is cheap with $ 330 per month but the terms and condition are applied. VW will start to sell this variant in Europe in the third quarter and it will appear in the US marketplace somewhere during winter 2017. Let’s just wait and see the all-new 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan diesel in this nation.