Volkswagen Tiguan 2016, new SUV will be master purchase

Volkswagen Tiguan 2016, new SUV will be master purchase

Shows a family resemblance to other Volkswagen products last batch, such as the front or optical groups, however it represents an exponential leap from the VW Tiguan previous edition, more rounded in shape and less sporty and distinguished. The new Volkswagen 2016 Tiguan 6 cm length increases to stand at 4,49 m and his width also it increases in 3 cm to total 1,84 m. Meanwhile, the height is somewhat lower, with 1.63 m (3.3 cm less), while the wheelbase grows 7.7 cm to 2.68 m alcaanzar.

How could it be otherwise, the new Tiguan receives the latest technology provided by the transversal modular platform MQB, with his future brothers-end, Seat SUV, scheduled for next spring and the Skoda, which will from next autumn. Thanks to this modular construction system enables him to offer differentiated versions on specialization. Thus, variants will be offered with off-road front greater angle of attack, manual gearboxes or automatic dual-clutch systems front- or all-wheel drive with the new system 4Motion Active Control -Allows select four different scenarios of movement depending on the type of land and has 200 mm of ground clearance distance. There will also be long body variant, with seating for seven occupants, more familiar character, that will come from next September.

Volkswagen Tiguan 2016, much more technology

The new modular architecture allows Interior vented more, especially in the rear seats, which feature sliding bench 60:40. The boot also benefits from the new dimensions, reaching 615 liters (145 l over the previous). A wider tailgate, with possibility of electric opening, It facilitates the task of loading and the ability to abate the the the companion gets almost triple the capacity if necessary even backups.

As it is usual in new models of the brand, which incorporates the technological burden is extensive, both in terms of safety and comfort and entertainment. So you can have equipment that provides the assistant city emergency braking, pedestrian detection system, active bonnet, knee airbag for the driver, multiple anti-collision braking system, active speed control up to 160 km / h, emergency braking device, etc. Nor forget items that make life easier on board, as the three-zone automatic climate control, high-resolution screen for navigation and entertainment equipment, 360º system, Head Up Display and, of course, the latest communications interface between smartphones and tablets with Android and Apple operating systems.

Volkswagen Tiguan: petrol, diesel and hybrid plug

It is expected that the supply of engines in the Volkswagen Tiguan is very wide and varied, shared with different models of the group. Thus, the range Diesel It will be divided into four engines TDI direct fuel injection, 1.6 and 2.0 liters, with power 110, 150, 190 and 231 hp (The latter, supercharged by a set biturbo), while the petrol engine options will consist of units TSI 125, 150, 180 and 220 hp.

As has already occurred with the Golf and the Passat, it will also have a hybrid variant powered by gasoline engine and electric plug, also called GTE, 218 hp total power. This new variant will take a year longer to get to market because it will not until late Spring 2017. He GTE Tiguan allow combustion engine propulsion, electrical or the sum of both, in addition to recharge your batteries with the help of the combustion engine. It will have a set of lithium ion batteries higher capacity, in addition to solar panels independent placed on the roof capable of providing purely electric range of about 1,200 km per year, depending on daylight hours.

He 1.4 TSI engine will be accompanied by an electric motor, both associated with a specific DSG 6 speed. As is the case with GTE versions will have "boost" function for maximum performance level at times.

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