The third generation of the VW Tiguan, one of the most popular compact SUVs on the market, includes new versions and plug-in hybrid technology in its lineup. There will be twice the power and twice the freedom compared to its predecessor.
The Volkswagen Tiguan is, today, the brand’s best-selling model in Europe. Its third generation was announced a few months ago and it is ready It is available in petrol, hybrid and diesel versions.
Now, it’s your turn turn to plug-in hybrid variants, eHybrid, which takes advantage of all the new features of the latest phase of the German SUV in terms of exterior and interior design and technological equipment. But also, regarding the PHEV versions of the previous Tiguan (still sold in Spain), The evolution is more than obvious.
The new Volkswagen Tiguan with PHEV technology is now available in the pre-sale phase in Europe. The first information published by the brand is specific to the German market, but it will not take long for them to be known in our country.
The new VW Tiguan plug-in hybrid: two options
Unlike the Volkswagen Tiguan with PHEV technology we knew from the second generation, this latest presentation comes with some interesting new features. In the mechanical part, for example, the gasoline engine is New 1.5 liter TSI which, together with the electric motor 85 kW, gives rise to two power levels: 150 kW (204 CV) and 200 kW (272 CV).
Previously, there was only the 245 HP option, which was associated with a battery with a capacity of 9.2 kWh. In the new Tiguan, The battery is twice as big, with 19.7 kWh of net capacitywhich has translated, if it could not be otherwise, into more freedom of electricity: up to 120 km on a single charge (previously, only 49 km).
But with double freedom, The battery can now be charged with internal AC at high power: up to 11 kW (previously 3.6 kW maximum). For direct current for fast charging, the maximum power supported is 50 kW.
Standard equipment in the new VW Tiguan PHEV
As we said, more specific details for the Spanish market of the new Volkswagen Tiguan with plug-in hybrid technology are still unknown. The German SUV will be available inside Life, Elegance and R-Line finishes. From the most basic line, comes standard in Europe with this arsenal all on board:
- Digital Cockpit
- 12.9-inch central multimedia touchscreen
- Additional front and rear central airbags
- LED Faro
- 17 inch wheels
- A single zone climate system
- USB-C connection
- Emergency braking system
- Lane change warning and assistance
- rear camera
- massage work
So voluntarythe new Tiguan plug-in hybrid also includes seats with massage function, new IQ.LIGHT HD matrix lights or IDA voice assistant, and ChatGPT artificial intelligence is integrated for the first time.
2024 VOLKSWAGEN TIGUAN EHYBRID PRICES IN GERMANY
Prices apply from February/2024 in Germany excluding discounts or other offers
Volkswagen Tiguan 2024: full range
In Spain, the third generation VW Tiguan is now sold by petrol versions, with and without eTSI micro-hybrid technology (labeled ECO) of 130 and 150 HP, and which is available from 34,662 euros. They are also still alive TDI diesel variantswith a 2.0 liter and 150 HP engine, the latter is also available with 4Motion all-wheel drive and DSG transmission.