Even though it was announced for earlier months, looks like that new version of Tiguan SUV is delayed. In accordance with new reports, vehicle really should come out as 2018 VW Tiguan. To help these stories, there are some spy shots taken of the new Volkswagen crossover. Quickly we could get a premiere of the concept, but production model are going to be presented throughout 2017. Sale in US are going to start following European promotion, while price is still unknown. We predict it to be around current model’s valuation of $26,000.
2018 VW Tiguan Redesign
Spy shots revealed some information about 2018 VW Tiguan. But, heavy camouflage covered some parts. As we are receiving closer to its unveiling, we will get extra of its styling. Experts noticed that proportions are close to vehicles that use CrossBlue platform, so we cannot exclude similar concept is applied for building 2018 Tiguan. New SUV is much more sportier than prior to, which is boosted with reduce roof and diffuser on the back of the vehicle. Inside, we can predict related interior to a Cross Coupe GTE, which uses very same concept and it was launched recently. Digital clusters, touch-screen displays and many much more advanced features are expected inside the Tiguan.
2018 VW Tiguan Engine
With no information from company, we can give our trust to some rumors, predicting sources of power of the new 2018 VW Tiguan. Base models of this mid-size crossover are propelled from 2.-l I-4 engine. New SUV could come as a 7-seat model in some greater trims, and these vehicles could use larger engines. A number of them might be 2.0-liter TDI turbo-diesel four-cylinder or turbocharged Miller-cycle 2.0-liter unit with direct injection. Diesel powertrains are specific for US market. The last one is particularly efficient, which increases its chance to take position under the hood of the 2018 Tiguan.
It is going to be mated to a six-speed, dual-clutch automatic gearbox, while major competition is making use of 7-speed shifters. Estimated fuel economy is 22 mpg for city and 28 mpg for highway drive, generating it combined 25 mpg.
2018 VW Tiguan Price
When it comes out, it is probable that value of the 2018 VW Tiguan could be increased to current. That means we can acquire this SUV for not much less than $25,000, but not more than $30,000 for base models.