2020 VW Tiguan Specs, Redesign and Release Date.It has been nine years since Volkswagen introduced the first Tiguan model. In that time, compact SUV segment changed a lot, and now, the 2020 VW Tiguan is coming to the markets with plenty of refreshments.The new Tiguan is totally redesigned and offers cutting-edge technology inside the cabin. Tiguan is one of the roomiest SUV’s in its segment and offers one of the best warranty. The upcoming 2020 Tiguan is a much more competitive SUV and is more attractive than before.
2020 VW Tiguan will ride on a longer Wheelbase
The newest 2020 VW Tiguan now rides on a longer wheelbase and is about 11 inches longer, which meet the expectations of American car market. Tiguan manages to gain more chiseled look with edges and lines that are looking sharper than on the outgoing model.
The lines on the hood are more subtle and the rear suffered a more horizontal approach that looks both sleek and nice as a result. The new VW’s SUV is likely to come with new set of colors, and one of them is Habanero Orange Metallic paint. The R-Line package makes the Tiguan a sportier SUV and it offers unique 20-inch alloy wheels.
2020 VW Tiguan Interior Details
Both the interior and its equipment will remain in the same organization. The cabin layout looks simple and practical, and there is a use of high-quality materials. The tech features are up to the latest standards and that includes digital instrument cluster and an 8.0-inch touchscreen with navigation.The touchscreen is easy to use and it responds great on swiping motions. Higher trim levels or specifically SEL Premium model comes with leather seats, sunroof, and premium Fender sound system.Both front seats and steering wheel are available with a heating option.
The 2020 Tiguan is very safe SUV. The latest safety amenities like adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, parking camera system, forward collision warning and blind-spot monitoring are all included.
2020 VW Tiguan Engine
It is an odd situation under the hood of 2020 VW Tiguan. Horsepower is lower than on the outgoing model, 184 HP compared to the previous 200 HP. The newly Tiguan hits 0 to 60 mph in 8.2 seconds with an all-wheel-drive setup.
The 4Motion system is also available and it includes driver-selectable modes. The customers can now change modes like On-Road, Off-Road and Custom Off-Road. The On-Road model comes with additional modes, Normal, Sport, Eco and Custom.
2020 VW Tiguan Towing Capacity
The 2.0-liter drivetrain uses an 8-speed automatic transmission and it can tow up to 2,200 pounds. This is ideal numbers for larger loads. The model will be able to pull camping house, tow small motorcycle or water/snow jetskis.
2020 VW Tiguan Price, Release Date and Competitors
The price of an all-new 2020 VW Tiguan ranges around $27,000 and we can expect new Volkswagen’s SUV to hit the markets in late 2018.
2020 VW Tiguan GTE Active model
The German company will also offer a much more attractive plug-in hybrid model that is called 2020 VW Tiguan GTE Active. Its design, engine and the tech are the features that make this model different from the base one.
This is not all changes, the Hybrid model will also posses strips in the air-vent, attractive alum wheels with 45/70R -16 tires, C-shaped fog lamps and unique grill.
As for the interior changes compared to the base one Tiguan, the 2020 VW Tiguan GTE active will be equipped with much more bigger 9.2-inch high-resolution display, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity and Mirror Link. The seats of this model are more comfortable with GTE logo on it
2020 VW Tiguan GTE Active plug-in hybrid system
As we already said this model comes with the plug-in hybrid system. This hybrid model comes with a 2,4 kW lithium-ion battery that will give on the all-electric drive around 20 miles.With all that engines the new 2020 VW Tiguan GTE active will come with a total output of 221 HP. This model is able to run from o to 60 mph in 6,4 sec with the top speed of 120 mph. As for nonofficial rumors the new plug-in hybrid model will cost around $50,000.