After years of having a hard time to gain a grip in the American crossover market, Volkswagen finally pertained to grips with that size does matter– at least worldwide of crossovers. This year, it gave the American purchaser what it wanted: a compact crossover with room for people and freight, thanks to its extra 10 inches in length. It likewise gained a new, more muscular appearance. With this redesign still fresh, we anticipate no changes when the 2019 Tiguan debuts.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Design
Aesthetically, we anticipate no updates, and honestly, that shouldn’t be a shock, as the 2018 Tiguan’s redesign provided this model the more rugged appearance that American purchasers prefer. On top of this new look, the existing Tiguan displays its capability to carry cargo and individuals, as it can tote up to seven passengers and as much as 73.5 cubic feet of cargo– improvements of two passengers and 17.4 cubic feet.
The most recent version of the Tiguan rides on the longer wheelbase and has about 11 inches in length in order to use what American buyers need. Thanks to the size enlargement, the model offers more legroom and freight capability is up to 73.5 cubes. With size improvements, the new Tiguan also brought more chiseled appearance with sharper edges and lines in the place of previous rounded approach.
The front end of the model shares the very same design as the full-size Atlas using the exact same kind for the grille, headlights and front bumper. For the better visual appeal, the latest Tiguan likewise has actually greatly chiseled profile line and more subtle lines on the hood. The rear likewise features horizontal technique and look good and sleek. The 2019 VW Tiguan will not, naturally, change its fresh exterior appearance however VW will likely offer new color mixes and potentially new exterior styles.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Engine
Under its hood, we also expect 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 automated transmission. The Tiguan comes standard in front-wheel drive, but purchasers can also pick all-wheel drive.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Safety
The revamped Tiguan hasn’t gone through IIHS or NHTSA testing right now, so there are no main ratings at this time. The previous Tiguan carried out in the small-overlap test, however construction updates on the new-generation model need to overcome this flaw. The 2018 Tiguan likewise has a number of innovative safety systems offered, consisting of automated emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise, lane-departure caution, and more. These features ought to remain choices in 2019.
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan Pricing & Release Date
There is no main release date set for the 2019 Tiguan, but we anticipate to see it in the summer season of 2018. Since there are no updates on tap, we anticipate similar pricing to the 2018 model, which ranges from $26,095 to $38,450 (location costs included). The competitors for the 2019 Tiguan will consist of the Mazda CX-5, Ford Escape, and the Honda CR-V.