Completely renovated SUV from Volkswagen the most in changes in demand Aspect, contains new engines electrified and climbs a step in his Technology. It will arrive at dealers Early 2024 and it is sold in Germany 36,600 euros (Prices for Spain have not yet been determined).
The category of compact SUVs It is revolutionizing the market and all brands are focusing on developing their star model. The new Hyundai Tucson, Peugeot 3008, Kia Sportage or Renault Austral are some examples of how different manufacturers have Updated their cars remain constant in this segment Growth.
And the Tiguan, forerunner of these versatile cars SUV, he couldn’t be left behind. To develop it in yours third generation, Volkswagen started from scratch and exploited all the possibilities that its new platform offers MQB Evo, which will debut alongside the Passat family sedan.
Taller and slimmer
Out of 2007, more than were sold worldwide 7.5 million from Tiguan and the German group have made every effort to maintain the success of this model. The 2024 Tiguan changes in almost everything and, first of all, breaks with its predecessor in terms of its features Aesthetics. Now it dresses with more body modern, abandons the angular lines of its predecessor and its design becomes more smooth and aerodynamic inspired by newcomers electric models of the ID area.
Speaking of which Dimensions, The new Tiguan grows by three centimeters 4.54 meters long, Retaining the same wheelbase as the previous generation (2.68) and also its width (1.84) and height (1.64). Although the new body is slightly larger compared to the current model, it manages to improve it 15% I manage to be very good at aerodynamics efficient In this section (Cx of 0.28).
In his design mark the LED technology headlights, which are sharper and are extended by a black band than that connect through the hood. It is, in a sense, an aesthetic resource Optional, can install in its upper part glowing ribbon which emphasizes the new see of the Tiguan. The Lack of a grill It is also reminiscent of 100% electric models and is compensated by a great opening on the bumper and two more on the sides.
Another waist Curve, the elegant spoiler of the gate plus some Pilots very horizontal rear and which, like the headlights, can optionally be connected using one shining sparkle, offer the new Tiguan aspect airier and lighter.
The important aesthetic change That didn’t hurt it habitability, The trunk won 37 liters Capacity compared to current and reaches a record volume in the category 652 liters, which are also modular thanks to the back seat Slider.
One of Advantages The contribution of the MQB Evo platform is that the 2024 Tiguan was able to integrate a new one Software, whose technology has made it possible to renew the whole thing equipment Instrumentation and multimedia. The panel behind the steering wheel (10.25 inches) Is completely Digital and can optionally be supplemented with a Projection system of data on the windshield. Those in turn medium screen The multifunctional unit is now in a higher position and can be available in two sizes depending on the equipment level (12.9 or 15 inches).
The information was segmented into of the bands, Above and below where you can control most of them Features of the vehicle and is possible as with the instrumentation Need that. In addition, the new system integrates Volkswagen’s new voice assistant, which it calls IDA.
However, the Tiguan’s biggest advance lies in its mechanical offer. The MQB Evo platform has allowed the brand to integrate the latest developments electrified engines and also new systems management in the transmission control.
The offer is based on the advanced petrol block 1.5 TSI Evo2, with cycle Müller, Shutdown of cylinders and turbocharger Variable geometry. A very advanced internal combustion engine that is combined with various solutions electrified to cover everything Needs.
Up to 100 electric kilometers
The Tiguan 2024 offers two micro hybrid engines eTSI 48V (130 and 150 CV) plus two plug-in hybrids eHybrid (204 and 272 CVs) which have a large capacity battery (19.7 kWh) with which you can reach up to 100 kilometers electric range (twice as much as the current plug-in hybrid Tiguan). However, through the housing of this battery larger size, In these versions, this has resulted in the trunk reducing its capacity 490 liters.
The Tiguan will continue to offer the rest in 2024 traditional mechanics, two petrol engines TSI 4Motion, both with all-wheel drive, with two power levels (204 and 265 CV) plus two turbodiesels TDI (150 and 193 CVs), the strongest one too all wheel drive 4Movement.
The mechanics of the Tiguan adopt one in all its versions DSG automatic transmission Double clutch and that’s it six courses in the microhybrid versions eHybrid and Seven in the rest of the range. In addition, the transmission has an electronic braking system. XDS which performs the functions of a Differentiated lock to improve stability when cornering. And as an optional extra, the Tiguan can also be equipped with a new adaptive suspension DCC Pro.
Since its introduction in February The Tiguan will be available from 2024 four target levels: Tiguan, Life, Elegance and R-Line, The latter is the sportiest. From the basic version of the Tiguan onwards, the model is equipped with additional features such as digital instrumentation (Digital Cockpit) and multifunction screen as standard 12.9 inches, Selector of driving modes, Car2X warning system, airbag central in the front seats, airbags pages Rear seats, automatic climate control, USB ports, roof support bars and much more Assistance systems for driving like Brakes of emergency, Observe lane departure, camera backwards, and recognition of traffic signs.