2018 VW Tiguan For Sale From A VW Dealer Near Ontario
The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is a family-friendly compact crossover that features a spacious cabin and lots of cargo space. As you might expect with a Volkswagen vehicle, the Tiguan gets excellent reliability scores. Ontario VW shoppers appreciate the Tiguan’s wide array of standard and optional technology equipment, as well as its smooth ride. Anyone who has been looking for a small SUV should place the 2018 VW Tiguan at the top of their shopping list.
The Tiguan gets redesigned for 2018 with a new platform it shares with the Volkswagen Golf and Atlas. You’ll see some elements of the Atlas’s styling on the Tiguan, providing a more aggressive appearance. There’s increased cargo space, more legroom and an available third-row seat that increases passenger capacity to seven. The six-speed automatic transmission from the outgoing model is replaced with an eight-speed automatic. The 2018 Tiguan also now has a larger infotainment touchscreen, as well as more driver assistance features.
Car and Driver wrote: “For others looking for a roomy compact crossover SUV, though, this full-figured Tiguan's price premium will be offset by the sheer amount of car you get for the money. ... we understand why Volkswagen remade this small crossover into a spacious, comfortable cruiser. The Tiguan now meets the wants and needs of shoppers in the segment, most of whom will take space over pace any day.”
Buyers can get the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan in five trim levels: Limited, S, SE, SEL and SEL Premium. Powering the Tiguan trim is a 2.0-liter inline-4 engine that produces 184 horsepower and 221 lb.-ft. of torque, teamed to an eight-speed automatic transmission.
Front-wheel drive is standard and Volkswagen’s 4Motion all-wheel-drive system is optional. This setup includes a mechanical center differential and electronic differential locks that transfer power vertically and laterally. 4Motion has a number of driver-selectable modes, including On-Road, Snow, Off-Road and Custom Off-Road. The On-Road setting has four further divisions: Normal, Sport, Eco and Custom. With 7.9 inches of ground clearance, all-wheel drive Tiguans are as capable in bad weather as they are on off-road trails.
Fuel economy is estimated by the EPA at 22 mpg city/27 mpg highway for models with front-wheel drive, and 21 mpg city/27 mpg highway with all-wheel drive.*
Standard features on the base Limited trim include 16-inch wheels, a 40/20/40-split folding rear seat, black cloth upholstery, an audio system with a CD player, a 5-inch touchscreen display, Bluetooth and a rearview camera. Options include a number of active safety technologies, leather seats, adaptive cruise control, keyless entry/start, a panoramic sunroof, a premium audio system, a 12.3-inch digital instrument panel, a parking camera and a hands-free liftgate.
When it comes to crashworthiness, you’re covered in the 2018 Tiguan. The IIHS gave the 2018 Tiguan the top score of Good in all crash tests and designated the model one of its Top Safety Picks.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2018 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.