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2012 Volkswagen Tiguan
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PricesOriginal MSRP
Volkswagen Tiguan S$22,840
Volkswagen Tiguan S 4Motion AWD$26,295
Volkswagen Tiguan LE$25,175
Volkswagen Tiguan SE$28,635
Volkswagen Tiguan SE 4Motion AWD$30,590
Volkswagen Tiguan SEL$33,975
Volkswagen Tiguan SEL 4Motion AWD$35,930
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2012 Volkswagen Tiguan - Specifications & Features
S - SE OTHER TRIMS
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesSS 4Motion AWDLESE
2.0-liter Inline-4 turbochargedStandardStandardStandardStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]18 - 22 (AT) / 26 - 27 (AT)21 / 2722 / 2722 / 27
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VVT); FSIDisplacement [cc]1,984
Power [hp @ rpm]200 @ 5,100 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]82.5 x 92.8
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]207 @ 1,700 rpmCompression9.6:1
 
TransmissionsSS 4Motion AWDLESE
6-speed manualStandard
Ratios: 3.92, 2.16, 1.89, 1.38, 1.09, 0.92
Final Drive: 4.40; 3.30 (5th & 6th)
6-speed automaticOptionalStandardStandardStandard
Ratios: 3.95, 2.30, 1.55, 1.16, 0.86, 0.69
Final Drive: 3.45
S - SE OTHER TRIMS
Exterior DimensionsSS 4Motion AWDLESE
Length [in.]174.5174.5174.5174.5
Width [in.]71.271.271.271.2
Height [in.]67.167.167.167.1
Wheelbase [in.]102.5102.5102.5102.5
Front Track [in.]61.861.861.861.8
Rear Track [in.]61.961.961.961.9
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Fog LightsStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power Sunroof
Rear LiftgateStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear-window WiperStandardStandardStandardStandard
Roof RackStandard
S - SE OTHER TRIMS
Interior DimensionsSS 4Motion AWDLESE
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]95.495.495.495.4
Seating Cap.5555
Headroom Front [in.]39.139.139.139.1
Headroom Rear [in.]39.039.039.039.0
Legroom Front [in.]40.140.140.140.1
Legroom Rear [in.]35.835.835.835.8
Shoulderroom Front [in.]56.256.256.256.2
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]55.055.055.055.0
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]23.823.823.823.8
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardStandard
Dual-Zone Air Conditioning
Automatic Air Conditioning
Cruise ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandardStandardStandard
Refrigerated Glove BoxStandardStandardStandardStandard
Navigation System
Power Sunroof
Power WindowsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandardStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Vehicle Information SystemStandard
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Leatherette Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Leather Seat-Upholstery
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsStandardStandard
Power Driver Seat Adjustments
Heated Driver SeatStandardStandard
Memory Driver Seat
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Heated Passenger SeatStandardStandard
4-way Front SeatStandardStandard
6-way Front SeatStandardStandard
10-way Front Seat
4-way Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
6-way Passenger SeatStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandardStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandardStandardStandard
Six-Disc ChangerStandard
Satellite-radioStandard
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandardStandardStandard
8 SpeakersStandardStandardStandardStandard
S - SE OTHER TRIMS
Safety FeaturesSS 4Motion AWDLESE
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandardStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandardStandardStandard
Front AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Traction ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
Technical Features
DrivelineFWDAWDFWDFWD
Xenon Headlights
Day-time Running-lightsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Directionally Adaptive Headlights
Security SystemStandardStandardStandardStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]3,3933,5913,4043,404
GVWR [lbs.]4,7844,9604,8064,806
Coefficient of Drag0.370.370.370.37
Towing Capacity [lbs.]2,2002,2002,2002,200
Fuel Capacity [gal.]16.816.816.816.8
Steering
Steering TypeRack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]39.039.039.039.0
Power SteeringStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Suspension
Front SuspensionMacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear SuspensionFour-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Front MacPherson strutsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tires
Front P215/65 HR16StandardStandardStandard
Front P235/50 HR18Standard
Front P255/40 HR19
Rear P215/65 HR16StandardStandardStandard
Rear P235/50 HR18Standard
Rear P255/40 HR19
Brakes
Front Brakes12.3 x 1.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear Brakes11.3 x 0.5 in. power-assisted discs
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
OTHER TRIMS SE 4Motion AWD - SEL 4Motion AWD
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesSE 4Motion AWDSELSEL 4Motion AWD
2.0-liter Inline-4 turbochargedStandardStandardStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]21 / 2722 / 2721 / 27
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VVT); FSIDisplacement [cc]1,984
Power [hp @ rpm]200 @ 5,100 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]82.5 x 92.8
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]207 @ 1,700 rpmCompression9.6:1
 
TransmissionsSE 4Motion AWDSELSEL 4Motion AWD
6-speed manual
Ratios: 3.92, 2.16, 1.89, 1.38, 1.09, 0.92
Final Drive: 4.40; 3.30 (5th & 6th)
6-speed automaticStandardStandardStandard
Ratios: 3.95, 2.30, 1.55, 1.16, 0.86, 0.69
Final Drive: 3.45
OTHER TRIMS SE 4Motion AWD - SEL 4Motion AWD
Exterior DimensionsSE 4Motion AWDSELSEL 4Motion AWD
Length [in.]174.5174.5174.5
Width [in.]71.271.271.2
Height [in.]67.167.167.1
Wheelbase [in.]102.5102.5102.5
Front Track [in.]61.861.861.8
Rear Track [in.]61.961.961.9
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandard
Fog LightsStandardStandardStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandard
Power SunroofStandardStandard
Rear LiftgateStandardStandardStandard
Rear-window WiperStandardStandardStandard
Roof RackStandardStandardStandard
OTHER TRIMS SE 4Motion AWD - SEL 4Motion AWD
Interior DimensionsSE 4Motion AWDSELSEL 4Motion AWD
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]95.495.495.4
Seating Cap.555
Headroom Front [in.]39.139.139.1
Headroom Rear [in.]39.039.039.0
Legroom Front [in.]40.140.140.1
Legroom Rear [in.]35.835.835.8
Shoulderroom Front [in.]56.256.256.2
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]55.055.055.0
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]23.823.823.8
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandard
Dual-Zone Air ConditioningStandardStandard
Automatic Air ConditioningStandardStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandardStandard
Refrigerated Glove BoxStandardStandardStandard
Navigation SystemStandardStandard
Power SunroofStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandardStandard
Vehicle Information SystemStandardStandardStandard
Cloth Seat-Upholstery
Leatherette Seat-UpholsteryStandard
Leather Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandard
Manual Driver Adjustments
Power Driver Seat AdjustmentsStandardStandard
Heated Driver SeatStandardStandardStandard
Memory Driver SeatStandardStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandard
Heated Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
4-way Front Seat
6-way Front SeatStandard
10-way Front SeatStandardStandard
4-way Passenger Seat
6-way Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandardStandard
Six-Disc ChangerStandard
Satellite-radioStandardStandardStandard
Wireless ConnectivityStandardStandardStandard
8 SpeakersStandardStandardStandard
OTHER TRIMS SE 4Motion AWD - SEL 4Motion AWD
Safety FeaturesSE 4Motion AWDSELSEL 4Motion AWD
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandardStandard
Front AirbagsStandardStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandardStandard
Traction ControlStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandard
Technical Features
DrivelineAWDFWDAWD
Xenon HeadlightsStandardStandard
Day-time Running-lightsStandardStandardStandard
Directionally Adaptive HeadlightsStandardStandard
Security SystemStandardStandardStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandard
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]3,5913,4043,591
GVWR [lbs.]4,9604,8064,960
Coefficient of Drag0.370.370.37
Towing Capacity [lbs.]2,2002,2002,200
Fuel Capacity [gal.]16.816.816.8
Steering
Steering TypeRack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]39.039.039.0
Power SteeringStandardStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandard
Suspension
Front SuspensionMacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear SuspensionFour-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Front MacPherson strutsStandardStandardStandard
Tires
Front P215/65 HR16
Front P235/50 HR18Standard
Front P255/40 HR19StandardStandard
Rear P215/65 HR16
Rear P235/50 HR18Standard
Rear P255/40 HR19StandardStandard
Brakes
Front Brakes12.3 x 1.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear Brakes11.3 x 0.5 in. power-assisted discs
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandard
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