Which 2021 VW Tiguan models get AWD?

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Tiguan on Thursday, May 6th, 2021 at 5:30 pm
2021 Tiguan parked by the beach

2021 Volkswagen Tiguan: Powertrain Specs

Here at Hall Volkswagen near Milwaukee, we have a big selection of Volkswagen crossovers. One of the most popular options is the 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan. But here in Wisconsin, if you don’t have AWD for the winter, then you’re going to struggle.

Which 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan models get AWD as either a standard or available feature?



Powertrain Specs

2021 Tiguan cockpit showcase

The only 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan that has standard 4MOTION® AWD is the SEL Premium. The S, SE, SE R-Line, and SEL trims all come standard with FWD, but 4MOTION® AWD is available for an extra $1,300. Every 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan has a turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder engine under the hood. It produces 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque. The engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic. FWD models are EPA-estimated at 23/29/25 mpg and AWD models are rated at 21/27/24 mpg.

Safety Features

The 2021 Tiguan comes standard will multiple safety features, no matter the trim you pick. Standard safety features include forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, pedestrian detection, blind spot monitoring, and a rearview camera. There are multiple features available on higher trims, such as front and rear parking sensors, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, a surround-view parking camera system, adaptive cruise control, rain-sensing windshield wipers, and automatic high-beam headlights.

Connectivity Features

When it comes to connectivity, the 2021 Tiguan gets Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth, a Wi-Fi hotspot, a 6.5-inch touchscreen, and a USB port as standard features. There are numerous available upgrades, including SiriusXM satellite radio, HD Radio, GPS-linked navigation, the 12.3-inch Volkswagen Digital Cockpit, a nine-speaker Fender stereo, an 8-inch touchscreen, and two extra USB ports.


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