After years of having a hard time to get a grip in the American crossover market, Volkswagen finally came to grips with that size does matter– a minimum of worldwide of crossovers. This year, it provided the American buyer what it wanted: a compact crossover with room for people and cargo, thanks to its additional 10 inches in length. It likewise acquired a new, more muscular appearance. With this redesign still fresh, we anticipate no changes when the 2019 Tiguan debuts.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Design
Visually, we expect no updates, and truthfully, that should not be a shock, as the 2018 Tiguan’s redesign gave this model the more rugged appearance that American buyers choose. On top of this makeover, the present Tiguan shows off its capability to transport cargo and people, as it can carry up to seven guests and up to 73.5 cubic feet of cargo– enhancements of 2 passengers and 17.4 cubic feet.
The latest variation of the Tiguan rides on the longer wheelbase and has about 11 inches in length in order to provide what American purchasers need. Thanks to the size enlargement, the model provides more legroom and cargo capability depends on 73.5 cubes. With size improvements, the new Tiguan also brought more ripped appearance with sharper edges and lines in the location of previous rounded method.
The front end of the model shares the same style as the full-size Atlas using the same form for the grille, headlights and front bumper. For the much better visual appeal, the most recent Tiguan also has actually dramatically sculpted profile line and more subtle lines on the hood. The rear likewise features horizontal technique and look nice and sleek. The 2019 VW Tiguan won’t, obviously, change its fresh exterior appearance but VW will likely provide new color combinations and potentially new exterior styles.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Engine
Under its hood, we likewise anticipate no changes, as the 2019 Tiguan should continue to utilize a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with 184 horse power and 221 pound-feet of torque. Power is routed through an eight-speed automatic transmission. The Tiguan comes standard in front-wheel drive, but purchasers can also choose all-wheel drive.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Safety
The redesigned Tiguan hasn’t gone through IIHS or NHTSA screening just yet, so there are no main scores at this time. The previous Tiguan did in the small-overlap test, but construction updates on the new-generation model need to overcome this flaw. The 2018 Tiguan also has a variety of innovative safety systems readily available, including automated emergency situation braking, blind-spot tracking, adaptive cruise, lane-departure caution, and more. These features should stay choices in 2019.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Pricing & Release Date
There is no official release date set for the 2019 Tiguan, but we anticipate to see it in the summer of 2018. Since there are no updates on tap, we anticipate similar pricing to the 2018 model, which varies from $26,095 to $38,450 (destination fees consisted of). The competitors for the 2019 Tiguan will include the Mazda CX-5, Ford Escape, and the Honda CR-V.