The crossover segment makes up a huge chunk of the automotive market. With competitors like the RAV4, CR-V, and CX-5, the Tiguan has a lot of competition. Unlike those vehicles, the Tiguan has three-row seating. But while that’s a cherry on top for many potential buyers, it’s not the only thing that the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan has to offer.
Today, we’ll be examining the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan and what it brings to the table. Keep reading to learn about its powertrain, safety suite, and infotainment features.
The 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan sports a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder under the hood. It pumps out 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. The engine is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The S, SE, SE R-Line, and SEL trims all come standard with FWD and have available 4MOTION® AWD. The top-tier SEL Premium trims comes standard with 4MOTION® AWD. FWD models are EPA-estimated at 23/29/25 mpg, while AWD models are rated at 21/27/24 mpg.
Safety is a big deal. Luckily, the 2021 Tiguan is crammed full of safety features. Blind spot monitoring with rear cross traffic alert and forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking and pedestrian detection are standard. Every model also includes a rearview camera. Other driver assistive features are also available, such as adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning with lane keep assist, a surround-view parking camera system, and adaptive headlights with automated high-beam headlights.
It’s safe to say that most people own a cell phone. Each 2021 Tiguan can accommodate. Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and Bluetooth are all standard. An integrated Wi-Fi hotspot is also standard. You can also expect a 6.5-inch touchscreen and a USB port. There are numerous upgrades available for those that want them, including an 8-inch touchscreen, more USB ports, SiriusXM satellite radio, the VW Digital Cockpit, integrated navigation, a premium Fender stereo system, and more.
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