After years of having a hard time to gain a foothold in the American crossover market, Volkswagen finally came to grips with that size does matter– at least on the planet of crossovers. This year, it provided the American purchaser what it wanted: a compact crossover with space for people and freight, thanks to its additional 10 inches in length. It likewise got a brand-new, more muscular appearance. With this redesign still fresh, we expect no changes when the 2019 Tiguan debuts.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Design
Aesthetically, we expect no updates, and truthfully, that should not be a shock, as the 2018 Tiguan’s redesign provided this model the more rugged appearance that American buyers choose. On top of this new look, the current Tiguan shows off its capability to haul cargo and people, as it can carry up to seven travelers and approximately 73.5 cubic feet of freight– improvements of two travelers and 17.4 cubic feet.
The most recent variation of the Tiguan trips on the longer wheelbase and has about 11 inches in length in order to use exactly what American buyers demand. Thanks to the size augmentation, the model provides more legroom and cargo capability depends on 73.5 cubes. With size enhancements, the brand-new Tiguan likewise brought more chiseled appearance with sharper edges and lines in the location of previous rounded method.
The front end of the model shares the very same style as the full-size Atlas utilizing the very same type for the grille, headlights and front bumper. For the much better visual appeal, the newest Tiguan also has actually dramatically chiseled profile line and more subtle lines on the hood. The rear also features horizontal approach and look good and sleek. The 2019 VW Tiguan will not, naturally, change its fresh exterior look however VW will likely use brand-new color combinations and potentially new exterior themes.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Engine
Under its hood, we also anticipate no changes, as the 2019 Tiguan needs to 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 automated transmission. The Tiguan comes requirement in front-wheel drive, however purchasers can likewise select all-wheel drive.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Safety
The upgraded Tiguan hasn’t undergone IIHS or NHTSA testing just yet, so there are no main ratings at this time. The previous Tiguan performed in the small-overlap test, however building and construction updates on the new-generation model must conquer this defect. The 2018 Tiguan likewise has a number of sophisticated safety systems readily available, consisting of automated emergency situation braking, blind-spot tracking, adaptive cruise, lane-departure warning, and more. These features must stay options 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 season of 2018. Because there are no updates on tap, we expect comparable pricing to the 2018 model, which ranges from $26,095 to $38,450 (location costs consisted of). The competition for the 2019 Tiguan will consist of the Mazda CX-5, Ford Escape, and the Honda CR-V.