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S 2WD 4dr Auto S


Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.3
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.1
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 56.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 23.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 23.8


Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 140
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 280


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.7 (Est)


Engine Order Code
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 207 @ 1700
Displacement 2.0 L/121
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5100
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4

Exterior Dimensions

Length, Overall (in) 174.5
Wheelbase (in) 102.5
Height, Overall (in) 67.1
Track Width, Front (in) 61.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 61.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 16.9

Interior Dimensions

Second Shoulder Room (in) 55
Passenger Volume (ft³) 95.4
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Leg Room (in) 35.8
Second Head Room (in) 39
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.2
Front Leg Room (in) 40.1
Front Head Room (in) 39.1


EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21


Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39


Body Style Sport Utility
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Tiguan


Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut


Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P215/65HR16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P215/65HR16


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2200
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 2200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 220
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2200
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 220


Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.45
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.86
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.16
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.30
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.95
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.42


EPA Classification Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3404


Front Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5