2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Release Date

The German manufacturer will present the new generation 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan. But this time it will be a stunning plug-in hybrid.

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan – Exterior, Interior, Review and Release Date

Serial concept plug-in hybrid versions of the Tiguan, will appear immediately after the regular version of this SUV. Installation could be carried out in Malaysia since signed a cooperation agreement that will bring good for both companies. An important strategic move for the Germans, should bring a large number of vehicles sold and thus enormous profits. But officials still have not confirmed this information, because there is a possibility that production takes place in Mexico. Placement of vehicles is planned for North America, Europe and Asia. The price is now formed in the amount of about $ 25,000. Will it remain so, when a new Tiguan plug-in hybrid comes, remains to be seen.

                2018 Volkswagen Tiguan – VIDEO

Although it is a SUV, it is primarily suited for asphalt and city driving. This complicates things for drivers or for manufacturer. It should be based on the compact Golf, with front-wheel drive. Therefore, in a way, you get a special Golf with special characteristics. Design will be recognized, with similar dimensions as its predecessor. Some greater risk, the designers did not want to submit. Expected are good driving skills, good behavior in curves and reduced weight. Will the next generation be sold in two versions, there are no concrete information. We think about the coupe version with the three-doors and crossover variant with the five-doors. On this model, the wheelbase will be increased and the model will have a slightly greater length. As inevitable details will be set LED headlamps, a new exhaust system, all the necessary trims, rear roof spoiler, roof rails etc.

New elegant interior design, is the right way to appear Refreshed 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan. The area has been expanded, so that the passengers in the rear to have more room for your knees. Cargo volume is also increased, especially when the backrests are covered. Passengers will enjoy the high-quality materials, beautiful ambient lighting and comfortable seating with extra ergonomics. Cab should accommodate five passengers.

Engine for 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

For now, the manufacturer is pleased with engines that are housed in the SUV Tiguan. Will incur some changes? It remains only to wait and see. But according to the assumptions under the hood could be found the 1.4-liter turbo gasoline engine with 148 horsepower and 250 Nm plus two electric motors. The first is placed on the front axle and has 54 hp, while the other is placed above the rear wheels and should have a capacity of about 114 hp. Total power could be around 221 hp.

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan - engine

Starting is done by means of an electric motor, while the gasoline engine is activated automatically when the vehicle does not adhere sufficiently to the drum. The driver should manually activate the 4×4. For the transfer of power should be placed 6 wall automatic transmission with double clutch.

Electric motors will be supplied with energy from a lithium ion battery capacity of 13 kWh.

Possible infotainment and safety systems for 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan



Multimedia System

Detection of Fatigue

Monochromatic Screen
5" or 8"

Dynamic Light Asist

Navigation System

Lane Assist

iOS Support for
Android Mobile Phone


Active Info Display


Bluetooth Connection

Start/Stop System

Mp3 Player

Traction Control


Stability Control

Air Conditioning

Pedestrian Detection

Tire Pressure Monitoring

Automatic Lights

Potential Competitors for 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

Chevrolet Equinox

Leave a Reply