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2010 Volkswagen Tiguan

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2010 Volkswagen Tiguan
Available in 8 styles:  2010 Volkswagen Tiguan 4dr AWD 4Motion shown
Asking Price Range
Estimated MPG

18–19 city / 24–26 hwy


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2010 Volkswagen Tiguan 4.7 19
$ 8,260-15,760
October 15, 2009
Vehicle Overview
Volkswagen's answer to the Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4, the Tiguan mixes on-road sport with what VW describes as more off-road ability than you'd get from most of its competitors.

The Tiguan's starting price is a bit higher than most of its competitors, but Volkswagens have always cost a bit extra — note the Jetta and Passat sedans, for example. In fact, options ranging from dual-zone Climatronic air conditioning to heated leather seats and a navigation system could push a well-equipped Tiguan to compete with compact luxury SUVs like the Acura RDX and Land Rover LR2. Trim levels include S, SE and SEL.

New for 2010
All models get a revised instrument cluster, and there's an optional touch-screen radio.

Put simply, the Tiguan looks like a smaller version of VW's Touareg 2 midsize SUV until you step around back, where it looks like the rear end of a Golf compact hatchback. Unlike the Touareg line, which is exceptionally heavy — to the detriment of performance and gas mileage — the Tiguan's weight is more in line with its car-based competitors.
  • Standard 16-inch wheels
  • Standard wheel locks
  • Standard rear spoiler
  • Standard chrome grille and exhaust tip

Being a Volkswagen, the Tiguan has a well-designed interior with high-quality materials.
  • Standard 60/40-split backseat with fore/aft and backrest-tilt adjustments
  • Optional panoramic moonroof
  • Optional backup camera
  • Optional touch-screen navigation system and a 30GB hard drive for music storage

Under the Hood
The Tiguan comes standard with a 200-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder used in many other VW and Audi models.

The transmission choices are a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic. Front- and 4Motion all-wheel-drive models are available.

  • Standard six airbags, including side-impact airbags for the front seats and side curtain airbags for both rows
  • Standard electronic stability system and traction control
  • Optional rear-seat side-impact airbags
  • Standard all-disc antilock brakes

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