2023 Volkswagen Tiguan Gets Added Features

  • VW Tiguan replaces all-black interior with new grey and white theme
  • SUV gets new features including wireless phone charging and VW Park Assist system
  • Powertrain updated to meet latest emission regulations

   
2023 Volkswagen Tiguan Gets Added Features

Volkswagen has just given an update to the Tiguan. The brand’s flagship SUV in India now receives a dual-tone interior and gets additional features. VW has also updated the powertrain to comply with the new RDE (Real Driving Emissions) norms. We take a closer look.

2023 Volkswagen Tiguan: What Changes Does It Get?

2023 Volkswagen Tiguan

The updated Tiguan gets a new dual-tone grey and white interior, replacing the previous all-black theme. In terms of features updated, it gets a couple of new ones like a wireless charger and seatbelt reminder for all seats. The SUV now also comes with VW’s Park Assist system that allows the vehicle to parallel park on its own in an empty space. However, it is only a semi-automatic system as the system only controls the steering, the driver is still in control of the accelerator and brakes.

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2023 Volkswagen Tiguan: Powertrain Updated

The Tiguan’s powertrain has received an update as well and now meets the new BS6 Phase II norms. The 2-litre turbo-petrol engine makes 190 bhp with 320 Nm of max torque. It is paired with a 7-speed DCT automatic transmission. VW is also claiming a better fuel economy figure of 13.54 kmpl, up from 12.65 kmpl, following the update 

2023 Volkswagen Tiguan: Pricing and Rivals

New Volkswagen Tiguan

VW has also given the Tiguan a price hike with the update. The SUV now retails for Rs 34.69 lakh (ex-showroom), Rs 49,000 more than before. It competes against the Citroen C5 Aircross, Hyundai Tucson, and the Jeep Compass. The Compass has now become diesel only as Jeep has discontinued its petrol variants.

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Hyundai Tucson
Starting at ₹ 29,01,800
EMI Starting at ₹ 40,705
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Starting at ₹ 35,16,900
EMI Starting at ₹ 49,334
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Starting at ₹ 18,99,000
EMI Starting at ₹ 26,638
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