The new generation 2018 VW Tiguan Allspace showcased at the North American International Auto Show has been receiving rave reviews. The SUV and crossover segment is seeing unprecedented growth and demand from buyers has been growing at a phenomenal rate. That is the reason why nearly all significant car companies are either revamping their existing models or thinking up new ones.
Volkswagen is in no mood to let the rivals run away with a big share of the pie which is why the German car giant has introduced a new version of its popular SUV Tiguan. The extended wheelbase variant of Tiguan is being launched as Tiguan All Space. The bigger version includes the next row of chairs and slightly enhanced exterior styling. It’ll be sold alongside the bigger sibling, the Atlas.
2018 VW Tiguan Allspace Redesign
The 2018 VW Tiguan Allspace is based on VW group’s renowned MQB platform on which several Audi models are also constructed. The overall length is 10.7 inches more than the regular Tiguan and that additional space is welcome from user’s perspective. With its rounded-out headlights and chrome-laden grille, the SUV oozes a corporate look. It is refined yet athletic and ground clearance has grown by an inch. Exterior hue choices are aplenty. The backside also looks slick with angular taillights and rectangular exhaust pipes on either side.
One nice thing is that the extra length comes to notice at the next glance in the vehicle. VW has designed the Tiguan All space in a manner so that there is enough cargo space even when the next row of seats are in use. Furthermore, the cabin is sleek and compact. The default cargo capacity is 760 liter and about folding 2nd rows it turns into a mammoth 1920 liter zone. The vehicle will be sold in three trims- Comfortline, Trendline, and Highline.
Interior Design and Features
Interior, 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace is going to be very broad, comfortable and contemporary. The cabin will have three rows of the chair to accommodate the greatest seven, passengers. Even though the third row is a bit crowded, it’ll be perfect for kids. Moreover, both the second and the third rows are split folding if you need more cargo space. The dashboard will find the new 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system. The multi-function steering wheel will probably be wrapped in leather.
Furthermore, as for the gear, it will offer Apple CarPlay, dual-zone climate control, navigation, USB, Android Auto and so forth. As for the safety, adaptive cruise control, Forward collision flying, autonomous crisis braking etc., are merely some of the accessible features.
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace Engine
The 2018 VW Tiguan model from VW includes a couple of powertrain choices. There is a 2.0-litre turbo-diesel variation with 176kW of power and also a 2.0-litre TSI petrol engine with 162kW. But, there is also a version of 1.4-litre four-cylinder petrol engine that comes with 110kW of power. This one engine is paired with the six-speed transmission and front-wheel drive. Additionally, the 2.0-litre four-cylinder is there using a 132kW of power. It includes all-wheel drive and seven-speed dual-clutch transmission.
When it comes to the powertrain of the 2018 VW Tiguan Allspace, there will be several options. Of course, this will be dependent on a market. So, according to the most recent news, the costumes in Europe is going to have a choice to choose between six or eight engines. Those will be gas and diesel units.
However, for the US market, 2018 Tiguan will get a 2.0-liter TSI 4-cylinder TSI engine. This one will be able to deliver 184 horses and 221 pound-feet of torque. The engine is going to probably be paired with an 8-speed automatic gearbox. The power will be sent to front wheels. However, all-wheel drive configuration will probably be available as well.
Release Date and Price
The New Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace 2018 should hit the market during the summertime this year. The beginning price of the new Tiguan should be around $31,000.