Volkswagen Tiguan SUV will be introduced in 2 Variants

Volkswagen Tiguan Production Announced

In the month of February, Volkswagen announced that it will be launching Volkswagen Tiguan in India. The manufacturing of Volkswagen Tiguan also started in India’s Aurangabad facility.

There are already few unverified reports on various portals about the opening of bookings for Tiguan. The next generation Volkswagen Tiguan was first debuted in India at Delhi Auto Expo 2016 and the car had made the premiere presence in 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show.

The new generation Volkswagen Tiguan features an increased proportion and lighter kerb weight when compared to older models of Volkswagen Tiguan.. The Tiguan is based of VW’s modular transverse matrix (MQB) platform which is also present in the new VW Passat and new VW Octavia.

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan SUV Manufacturing begins

Under the hood, the all new Volkswagen  Tiguan SUV gets power from 1.4L TSI petrol engine that churns out a maximum power of 125 PS.  Tiguan will be also offered in diesel variant which is going to powered by 2.0 litre TDI diesel engine which is capable of churning out 140PS of power.

The all new Volkswagen Tiguan is launched to compete against its rivals like Ford Endeavour, Chevrolet Trailblazer, Hyundai Santa Fe, Toyota Fortuner and more.

Volkswagen Tiguan Car in India

Other prominent features of Volkswagen Tiguan include AM/FM/CD sound system which comes with 8 speakers, satellite radio , Bluetooth, keyless entry system, push-button start function, newly designed 17-inch alloy wheels, Volkswagen in-car connected services, rear-view camera, heated seats and lumbar adjustment for the co- passenger and driver, sturdy roof rails, automatic headlights and wipers that senses rain, an auto-dimming rear view mirror, etc.

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Author: Chethan Thimmappa

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