Just a few days back, Volkswagen India has updated its website with the new Volkswagen Tiguan, which will be offered in the compact SUV segment. Just, the company has uploaded the image of the product with the title of new Volkswagen Tiguan coming soon. As per the earlier reports, the production of the Volkswagen Tiguan has already started at the local manufacturing facility in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. Now, the company is waiting for good time to launch in the competitive segment in the Indian market.
Earlier, the Volkswagen was reported that the Tiguan SUV to be launched in May 2017 but, the fresh reports recommended that it will launch in the first week of the next month. In the Indian market, it was already introduced at 2016 Auto Expo motor show. In fact, the second generation of Volkswagen Tiguan is available in the global PV market and now, it is arriving for the first time in the Indian market.
Volkswagen Tiguan Specifications:
The upcoming car is structured based on the modular MQB platform, which also shares in the VW Group’s cars. It measures 4,486mm length, 1,839mm width, 2,095mm height and has 2,677mm wheelbase. The 5-seater SUV comes with the luggage space of 615 litres, which increase up to 1,655 litres if the rear seats down.
Let’s discuss with the mechanical specifications, the Tiguan will be offered by the 2.0-litre TDI diesel engine, which develops around 177 hp of power and 350 Nm of torque. The generated power will be distributed to the wheels via the automatic gearbox (7-speed DSG dual-clutch transmission). The Tiguan to be offered with the 4MOTION all-wheel drive system.
Equipment of VW Tiguan is sourced from Germany and assembled at the local facility in Maharashtra. Upcoming new VW car will compete with the Jeep Compass and Hyundai Tucson and cost around Rs. 25 to Rs. 30 lakhs in ex-showroom. Get in touch with the VW car dealers to get updates about the new product.
Volkswagen India is continuously introducing the new cars in the country for aspirational Indian young customers. German automaker, Volkswagen announced that the upcoming Volkswagen SUV, named as Volkswagen Tiguan, has started production at the Aurangabad plant in Maharashtra.
The premium SUV will launch in this year in the country and cater to the never-ending demand in the most popular SUV segment. The Tiguan SUV will be offered with a pack of the 2-litre diesel engine and the 7-speed automatic gearbox.
Volkswagen Tiguan Interior & Exterior:
The Tiguan has the user-friendly and drive-focussed interior with the leather-wrapped steering wheel with multiple functions, including taking control of your music, road and more, heated front seats, keyless access, as well. Moreover, the exterior is attractive with the panoramic sunroof, LED DRLs, alloy wheels, more. The list of complete features of the Volkswagen Tiguan yet to be know.
For the first time, the Tiguan was showcased at the 2016 Delhi Auto Expo and it will compete with the Ford Endeavour and Toyota Fortuner. The new generation customers will have a variety of portfolio, extending from hatchback to sedan to meet their perquisites in terms of technology and features.
As per the report, along with the premium SUV, the VW Passat sedan to be launched by the company in this year. Very recently, the company has launched VW GTI, performance-oriented hatchback in the premium car brand range. Now, the German car company is planning to introduce two more products in this year.
The competition between the branded cars is high in the automotive industry as the segment of passenger cars has been achieving highest sales for past years. In India, almost people, including middle-class and rich families have at least one car for either official or personal purposes. Unlike the previous generation customers, the next generation people are looking for technology-based, feature-rich and safety systems enabled cars for their joyful ride. So that the carmakers concentrate on upcoming cars, which will accomplish the all-generation customer’s requirements.