Volkswagen Tiguan

Recall Alert: 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan, Audi Q5

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 750 model-year 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan SUVs manufactured from Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2015, and model-year 2015 Audi Q5 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 13 to Feb. 3, 2015 The Problem: The affected vehicles are equipped with… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan, Audi Q5

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 750 model-year 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan SUVs manufactured from Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2015, and model-year 2015 Audi Q5 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 13 to Feb. 3, 2015 The Problem: The affected vehicles are equipped with… Read More

Volkswagen Debuts New Tiguan in Europe; U.S. to Get Long-Wheelbase Version

By Jennifer Geiger on September 14, 2015

Volkswagen's smallest SUV hasn't been redesigned in quite some time, but the automaker just unveiled a new version at the Frankfort Motor Show. There's one catch, however: It's not coming to the U.S. Instead, Volkswagen spokesperson Mark Gilles told Cars.com… Read More

Recall Alert: 420,000 Volkswagen Sedans, SUVs, Convertibles, Hatchbacks and Wagons

By Matt Schmitz on August 14, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 420,000 Volkswagen vehicles, including model-year 2010-14 CC and Passat sedans, and Tiguan SUVs; model-year 2010-13 Eos convertibles and Jetta sedans; model-year 2011-14 Golf and Golf GTI hatchbacks; and model-year 2011-13 Jetta SportWagen wagons The Problem: Debris may… Read More

2015 Volkswagen Tiguan Review

By Joe Wiesenfelder on June 24, 2015

Forward-thinking features and a 2009-era premium interior help the 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan survive, but its high price is hard to justify now that competitors have caught and surpassed it. Find out more info in my review.… Read More

Top 10 Best Compact SUVs for Towing

By Aaron Bragman on June 8, 2015

Compact SUVs are flying out of dealer showrooms. These popular, car-based utility vehicles provide a great combination of efficiency, a high seating position, comfort and versatility. And unlike their truck-based predecessors, they're not too big or unwieldy. One thing they're… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-14 Volkswagen Tiguan

By Matt Schmitz on August 11, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 151,000 model-year 2009-14 Volkswagen Tiguan crossovers manufactured between July 2007 and June 2014 The Problem: When using winterized fuel, in certain conditions bubbles may form in the fuel system, which could result in the vehicle stalling,… Read More

What's the Most Affordable Compact SUV for 2014?

By David Thomas on June 18, 2014

  If you're shopping for a compact SUV, the bevy of competitive options to choose from may overwhelm you. Since our last comparison test in 2012 new models from Jeep, Nissan and Toyota have gone on sale, and they're selling… Read More

2014 Volkswagen Tiguan Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on May 29, 2014

The Volkswagen Tiguan is one of those small SUVs that's deceivingly large on the inside compared to how compact it looks on the outside. The Tiguan is 7.5 inches shorter and 2 inches narrower than the 2014 Jeep Cherokee but… Read More

2014 Volkswagen Tiguan: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on May 15, 2014

Volkswagen's compact crossover is at the smallest end of the class, so it's no surprise that the Tiguan didn't exactly excel in accommodating child-safety seats. During our Car Seat Check, Latch access wasn't the best and backseat room was an… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2011 Volkswagen Tiguan

By Matt Schmitz on December 13, 2013

Vehicles Affected: About 62,155 model-year 2009-2011 Volkswagen Tiguan compact SUVS manufactured between July 2007 and June 2011. The Problem: Due to a problem with the fuse for the exterior lights, the holder for the fuse that controls the vehicle's exterior… Read More