Volkswagen Tiguan is four-wheel-drive crossover of class C and D. Debut of Volkswagen Tiguan took place in 2007 at the Motor Show in Frankfurt. The model is built on common platform of Audi Q3. The base design of Volkswagen Tiguan is with Volkswagen Golf and Volkswagen Touareg, as they have almost the same body shape as Volkswagen Tiguan. Currently, there are three versions of the model: Sport and Style, Trend and Fun as well as Track and Field. The first modification, as the name says is a sports car and this is available thanks to the shock absorbers and suspension settings. Trend and Fun is a city model and simply more suitable for city driving. Track and Field is more like a SUV, because it has an option that allows you to drive offroad and driving in difficult terrain. In addition, it provides protection for engine crankcase.
In July 2011, Volkswagen Tiguan was modernized. External differences from the previous version could be smaller headlights, updated front and rear bumpers and new taillights. Technical innovations included two gasoline engines: 1.4 TSI power of 150 HP (110 kW) which was replaced by motor capacity of 160 HP (118 kW) and 2.0 TSI rated at 200 HP (147 kW) was also replaced by more modern and economical engine capacity of 210 HP (155 kW).
The second generation of Volkswagen Tiguan was introduced at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2015. Apart from the usual car, long version Volkswagen Tiguan XL and CC coupe were presented, which was similar to Volkswagen concept car of Volkswagen Cross Coupe and will be appeard at the market in 2016. New updated versions of Volkswagen Tiguan were built on new modular platform (MQB). The model were powered by three diesel engines volume of 1.6 and 2.0-liter capacity from 110 to 204 horsepower and four petrol motors volume of 1.4, 1.8 and 2.0-liter rated at from 140 to 220 horsepower.
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