Volkswagen launched the VW Tiguan in India in May this year and commenced deliveries the next month. Now, according to a report from carandbike, the SUV is sold-out for 2017 in India.
Volkswagen plans to deliver 800 units of VW Tiguan in India this year. The next batch will reach dealerships only in 2018. Volkswagen assembles CKD kits of the VW Tiguan at its Aurangabad plant in Maharashtra for a competitive pricing, which is still much higher than what its rivals Jeep Compass and Hyundai Tucson cost. The SUV is available in two grades: Comfortline and Highline, at INR 27,49,074* and INR 3,087,611* respectively.
LED headlamps with LED DRLs, 18-inch Kingston alloy wheels, LED tail lamps, panoramic sunroof with LED surround lighting, 3-zone automatic climate control system, electrically adjustable driver’s seat with power adjustable lumbar support and memory function, heating function for front seats, Composition Media infotainment system with mobile phone-based navigation, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, reverse parking camera and six airbags are some of the key features of the VW Tiguan.
The VW Tiguan is 4,486 mm long, 1,839 mm wide and 1,672 mm tall. It has a 2,677 mm wheelbase and a 149 mm ground clearance. It offers 615 litres of boot space, expandable to 1,655 litres with the rear seats folded. Only one mechanical configuration is available - 2.0 TDI DSG 4MOTION. The 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder diesel engine produces 143 PS at 4,000 rpm and 340 Nm of torque from 1,750-2,750 rpm. A 7-speed dual-clutch transmission and an AWD system work together for sending the drive to the wheels.