Pair of new petrol engines for VW Tiguan | New Release - Car News Feb 2021

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10:17 Friday 19 Feb 2021

Two new turbocharged petrol engines are now available on the Volkswagen Tiguan range.

A new 187bhp 2.0-litre unit is available from £36,140 on-the-road in R-Line trim, and £36,275 for the Elegance version, both with 4MOTION four-wheel drive and 7-speed DSG transmission as standard.  In the R-Line model, fuel economy is 34.1mpg with CO2 emissions of 189g/km, while in Elegance trim those figures are 33.2mpg and 194g/km, with both versions capable of 0-62mph in 7.4 seconds.

The second new engine is a 242bhp version of the 2.0-litre power plant.  This one is available in range-topping R-Line trim only, with a price tag of £39,560.  Again, 4MOTION all-wheel drive and a 7-speed DSG transmission are both fitted as standard.  The most powerful model in the Tiguan range, 0-62mph falls to six seconds flat, with a top speed of 142mpg, while still returning 32.1mpg with 200g/km of CO2 emissions.

Orders books are open now at Volkswagen retailers.


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