2023 Volkswagon Tiguan Frequently Asked Questions

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The Volkswagen Tiguan is a compact crossover which sits between the Taos and the Atlas in Volkswagen's lineup. The Tiguan is currently in its second generation, and is known for its excellent ride and impressive cargo capacity. The Tiguan received a styling refresh for the 2022 model year, and now includes more standard features.

What Standard Safety Features Does the Volkswagen Tiguan Come With?

All trim levels of the Volkswagen Tiguan come standard with Forward Collision Warning, Forward Automatic Emergency Braking, Blind Spot Monitoring, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and Pedestrian Detection. More advanced features, including Adaptive Cruise Control, Travel Assist, Lane Assist, Emergency Assist are included on the SE and SE R-Line trim levels.

What is the Cargo Capacity of the Volkswagen Tiguan?

Two-row versions of the Tiguan have 37.6 cubic feet of cargo area behind the rear seats, which climbs to 73.4 cubic feet with the seats folded. Three-row models have 12 cubic feet of space in the rear cargo area, which climbs to 65.3 cubic feet with both rows folded.

How Many Passengers Does the Volkswagen Tiguan Seat?

The Tiguan is available with two or three rows. Front-wheel drive versions can be configured to seat up to seven people. All-wheel drive models can seat up to five people.

What Kind of Engines are Available on the Volkswagen Tiguan?

Every Volkswagen Tiguan is equipped with a 2.0 turbocharged four-cylinder engine which produces 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. All Tiguan models feature an eight-speed automatic transmission.

Is Every Volkswagen Tiguan All-Wheel Drive?

No. All-wheel drive is optional on the S and SE trims, and standard on the SE R-Line and SEL R-Line.

Does the Volkswagen Tiguan Have Heated Seats?

Yes. Heated front seats are standard on the Tiguan. Ventilated front seats are standard on the SEL R-Line.

Does the Volkswagen Tiguan Come Standard With Apple CarPlay or Android Auto?

Yes. All trim levels of the Volkswagen Tiguan come standard with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility.

What is the Most Luxurious Volkswagen Tiguan?

The SEL R-Line is the most luxurious version of the Tiguan. The SEL R-Line comes standard with heated and ventilated front leather seats, a panoramic sunroof, a Fender premium audio system, a hands-free rear liftgate, and 20-inch alloy wheels.

Does the Volkswagen Tiguan Have a WiFi HotSpot?

Yes. Every Volkswagen comes standard with a Wi-Fi hotspot.


What is the Most Affordable Volkswagen Tiguan?

The S trim level is the most affordable version of the Volkswagen Tiguan and comes with a 6.5-inch touchscreen infotainment display, heated cloth seats, two front seat USB-C ports, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and 17-inch alloy wheels.


Does the Volkswagen Tiguan Have a Wireless Charging Pad?

A wireless charging pad comes standard on SE, SE R-Line, and SEL R-Line models.

What Kind of Fuel Economy Does the Volkswagen Tiguan Get?

Front-wheel drive versions of the Volkswagen Tiguan are EPA rated at 23 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. All-wheel drive models are rated at 22 mpg city and 29 mpg highway. When equipped with the sporty R Line package, ratings drop to 21 mph city and 28 mpg highway.


Is There a Volkswagen Tiguan Hybrid?

Volkswagen does not make a hybrid version of the Tiguan at this time.