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2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE

4dr All-wheel Drive 4MOTION

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2012 Volkswagen Tiguan
(2012 Volkswagen Tiguan 4dr AWD 4MOTION shown)
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MSRP $30,590
Destination Charge $820
Invoice Price $29,367
Total List Price $31,410
Available Engines 200-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)
Available Transmissions 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Fuel Economy City 21 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 27 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data  
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
IIHS Crash Test Data  
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good
Side, Driver Torso Good
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good
Other, Roof Strength Good
Side, Overall Side Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good
Overview 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Safety Overview driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Drive-Type Overview all wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder, 8, theft deterrent, window grid and roof mount diversity antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder
Interior 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Air conditioning, front manual
Air filter Standard
Underseat ducts Standard
Cargo concealed storage Standard
Cargo tie downs Standard
Clock in-dash
Compass Standard
Cruise control Standard
Cup holders front and rear
Gear shift knob trim leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet 4
Overhead console Standard:
full with storage
Available:
mini with storage
Floor console full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power
Rear windows power
1-Touch Window Up front and rear
1-Touch Window Down front and rear
Instrumentation analog
Driver information center Standard
Tachometer Standard
Trip computer Standard
Water temp gauge Standard
Low fuel warning Standard
Service interval warning Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard
Lighting - glovebox Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard
Rearview mirror day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger
Remote trunk release power
Retained accessory power Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard
Steering wheel material leather
Seats 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Front seat type bucket
Seating capacity 5 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 2-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls 6-way
Lumbar support driver and passenger
Fold flat front passenger seat Standard
Front armrests center
Front head restraints adjustable
Heated front seats driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats 60-40 split-bench
Rear armrest with pass-thru
Rear head restraints 3 - adjustable
Seat trim leatherette
Entertainment 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Radio AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player Standard:
in-dash mounted 6-disc
Available:
in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard
Speakers 8
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard
Navigation system Available
1st row LCD screen 1
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard
Safety and Security 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st and 2nd row
Occupant sensor Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline
Height adjustable safety belts front
Seatbelt pretensioners front and rear
Headlights halogen
Cornering lights Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Illuminated entry Standard
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard
Ignition disable Standard
First aid kit Available
Theft deterrent radio Standard
Low tire pressure warning Standard
Warranty 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 144/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles) 36/36,000
Exterior 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Antenna window grid and roof mount
Body material fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone
Bodyside insert chrome
Grille trim chrome
Fog/driving lights front
Door count 4 doors
Rear cargo door liftgate
Tinted windows deep
Rear window type fixed
Mirrors dual power remote
Heated side mirrors Standard
Sunroof Available:
1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler lip
Roof rails Standard
Tires P235/50HR18.0 BSW AS
Wheels 18" silver aluminum
Spare tire and wheel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval
Mud flaps Available
Mechanical 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Engine 2.0L I-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC
Turbocharger intercooled turbo
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Brakes 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard
Drive type all wheel
Exhaust stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering Standard
Suspension tuning regular
Front suspension type strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized
Front springs coil
Rear suspension type multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil
Electronic stability system Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.45
Specifications 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan SE
Exterior length 174.5 "
Exterior body width 71.2 "
Exterior height 65.6 "
Engine 2.0L I-4
Horsepower 200 @ 5,100 rpm
Torque 207 @ 1,700 rpm
Fuel economy - city 21 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 27 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.25 / 3.65 "
Curb weight 3,591 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,960 lbs.
Payload 1,330 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight 2,200 lbs.
Wheelbase 102.5 "
Front track 61.8 "
Rear track 61.9 "
Turning radius 19.5 '
Drag coefficient .37
Front legroom 40.1 "
Rear legroom 35.8 "
Front headroom 39.1 "
Rear headroom 39.0 "
Front shoulder room 56.2 "
Rear shoulder room 55.0 "
Luggage volume 23.8 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 56.1 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 95 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 16.8 gal.