Volkswagen Oz confirms specifications & lineup of 2017 Tiguan

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Volkswagen has announced the specification and line-up of its all-new 2017 Tiguan, ahead of the car’s local launch scheduled for September.

As with other Volkswagen passenger models, the all-new Tiguan will be offered in a number of equipment grades, the entry-level Trendline, the mid-level Comfortline, and the high-spec Highline grade.

All models feature Front Assist, City Emergency Brake, Lane Assist, driver Fatigue Detection, Active Bonnet, Multi-Collision Brake, Park Assist and Rear View Camera (RVC).

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Australian-delivered Tiguans will also usher in a new era of technology and functionality with the Active Info Display (digital instrument display) and Area View, which promises exceptional all-round visibility, electric tailgate with Easy Open and Close functions, 3-zone climate control air conditioning system and an 8” infotainment and navigation systems combine with App-Connect for complete connectivity.

The new engine range consists of three TSI petrol engines: a 110kW, a 132kW and a range-topping 162kW, and two TDI diesel engines: a 110kW, and a 140kW engine; each featuring BlueMotion Stop/Start Technology. These engines (with the exception of the 110kW TSI) are combined with the latest generation 4MOTION all-wheel drive system with Active Control

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The model and grade breakdown is as follows:

Tiguan Trendline (110TSI manual and DSG)
The 110TSI manual or DSG transmission-equipped Tiguan Trendline includes Front Assist with City Emergency Brake, lane assist, 17-inch alloy wheels, Park Assist, RVC, low tyre pressure indicator, LED tail lights, an eight-inch Composition Media infotainment system with App-Connect USB interface, automatic headlights and rain-sensing windscreen wipers, cruise control and a leather multi-function steering wheel.

Tiguan Comfortline (110TSI DSG, 110TDI DSG and 132TSI DSG)
Expanding on the equipment of the Trendline’s standard equipment, the Tiguan Comfortline offers additional convenience features: Driving profile selection with 4MOTION Active Control, 3-zone climate control air conditioning, satellite navigation, colour multi-function display, folding table on front seat backrests, front fog lights, carpet floor mats, extended roof storage console, luggage floor net, chrome roof rails, chrome window surrounds and painted bumper inserts and a storage drawer under the front seats.

Tiguan Highline (140TDI DSG and 162TSI DSG) 
Highline features include: LED headlights with dynamic cornering lights, 18-inch alloy wheels, keyless access, electronically-operated tailgate with Easy Open and Close, an 8-inch Discover Pro satellite navigation system, Vienna leather-appointed upholstery, heated comfort sport front seats, an electronically-adjustable driver’s seat, interior ambient lighting and LED reading lights, power folding door mirrors, steering wheel-mounted gearshift paddles, dark tinted rear side and rear windows, premium LED tail lights and a chrome strip in the front lower air intake.

Additionally, three optional packages are on offer:

Luxury Package (Comfortline)
Expanding upon the Comfortline’s specification, the optional Luxury Package includes: Vienna leather-appointed upholstery, electronically adjustable driver’s seat, heated front seats, power folding door mirrors, keyless access, electronically-operated tailgate with Easy Open and Close, and a panoramic electric glass sunroof.

Driver Assistance package (Comfortline and Highline)
Enhancing Tiguan Comfortline and Highline models with adaptive cruise control, Side Assist with Rear Traffic Alert, Active Info display, power folding door mirrors and area view.

R-Line Package (Highline)
The R-Line upgrade changes the visual appearance of the Tiguan with an exclusive R-Line body kit, R-Line interior, 20-inch alloy wheels, adaptive chassis control and progressive steering.

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan pricing here.

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