Volkswagen Tiguan debuted at the LA Auto Show in 2006 as 2007 model. The manufacturer has offered different trim levels in its successor models. The 2018 VW Tiguan will continue the legacy of this vehicle with some changes in its design and style. All-new Tiguan has already in a huge splash from all around. It is expected to get four-wheel drive system in the upcoming season.
It has been recorded that Tiguan will incorporate MQB platform with a set of modular underpinnings. Also is expected to come in two different trims that include a regular, and another one will be long wheelbase version.
Latest news about 2018 VW Tiguan
This second-generation Tiguan has already been unveiled at the 2015 International Motor Show held in Germany. It has been found that this model will come with:
- Length 177 inch (4495mm)
- Width 5 inch (1841mm)
- Height 64 inch (1625mm)
- Wheelbase 5 inch (2679mm)
It has shown that new Tiguan will get an increase of length, width around 61 mm and 30 mm respectively. Also, its height will be reduced by 33 mm.
2018 VW Tiguan – Exterior and Interior Design
According to different sources, its actual specifications are still kept in the manufacturer’s hub. It also has been reported that front grille will cover the entire area below its hood cover with proper space for nameplate and bumper. Two horizontal stripes will be seen with a logo of the manufacturer on the grille. Headlights will be attached to the end of front grille with LED technology.The front bumper will get gaps for air intake and fog lights will be seen at its both ends.
At the rear end, it is expected to come with redesigned taillights along with a slight change in its position. It is supposed to be divided into two in which one part will be attached to the body, and another part will be connected to the tailgate.
The concept of interior design isn’t highlighted yet, but one can expect amazing features inside. Buyers have to wait till the manufacturer reveals the same. According to the experts, it has been suggested that VW Tiguan 2018 will get an outstanding interior.
The dashboard will get all the advanced technological implementations. With the adoption of the clean center console, it will offer superior cabin. The leather upholstery will give better comfort in different conditions.
2018 VW Tiguan – Engine Specs
It is expected that 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine will power 2018 VW Tiguan. This might be mated to a 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission system. But, there is a possibility of replacement of this engine. One has to wait till the automaker gives some light to it.
2018 VW Tiguan – Price, Release Date, and Competitors
The price of new Tiguan is not clear yet. The automaker will only give a green light to its market value. In fact, it is expected to announce the release date with its price.
Irrespective of its unrevealed specifications, different experts have suggested some of its competitors. Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape, and Toyota RAV4 might be the main rivals of 2018 VW Tiguan in the upcoming market.