2017 Volkswagen Tiguan vs 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan

When you're in the market for a new vehicle, there are an overwhelming number of choices available. However, the crossover SUV has become one of the most popular vehicles in the US for a reason. Its capability and efficiency has made it the perfect mix of sport and comfort for small families and adventurous drivers alike. In this comparison, we're taking a close look at the differences between the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan and 2016 Tiguan to see the improvements and changes between the model years.

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2017 Tiguan VS 2016 Tiguan
$24,995 Base MSRP $24,890
2.0-Liter I-4 Base Engine 2.0-Liter I-4
200 HP Horsepower 200 HP
S, Wolfsburg Edition, Sport, SEL Trim Levels S, R-Line, SE, SEL

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There are a lot of similarities between the 2017 and 2016 Volkswagen Tiguan models. Both come with a standard 2.0-liter turbocharged I-4 engine that produces 200 horsepower and 207 lb-ft of torque. This means that whichever model you choose, you get a responsive and powerful driving experience. A slight increase in the base MSRP comes with 2 new trim levels for 2017, and more added luxury throughout all the different trims. The Wolfsburg trim, replacing the R-line trim, adds unique floor mats and eye-catching badges throughout the interior for a customized look. The Sport trim, replacing the SE trim, adds 18-inch Mallory aluminum wheels, sport-tuned suspension and the convenience of dual-zone climate control.

Some standard interior technology features that come with the 2017 Tiguan include an eight-speaker audio system, Bluetooth compatibility, and a colorful first-row LCD touch screen. The MIB II infotainment system allows you to take advantage of high-tech convenience apps for added security or more versatile media use.

Inside the 2017 Tiguan you also get comfortable seating space for up to five passengers and a 60-40 folding rear seat for versatility in storing cargo. V-tex leatherette seating trim adds a feeling of luxury without breaking the bank. With the rear seat folded completely, you have over 55 cubic feet of space to use.

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Interior Cargo Space
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Towing Capability
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Folded Rear Seats
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan roof racks

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