2009 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 4dr SUV (2.0L 4cyl Turbo 6A)
After almost a year and a half of research, I finally decided to go with the VW Tiguan. Moving from a Ford Explorer AWD V8, this is definitely a change. The Tiguan is lower so its height is somewhere in between a mid-size SUV and a car. The ride is great considering the wheel-base, yet still offers plenty of room for four adults to travel comfortably. The 4 cylinder has obviously less power, but it'll move when it's needed. I was initially worried about cargo space, and while it is certainly smaller than what I'm used to, it allows for most common trips the store without having to put the seats down. All in all, very pleased. I'm hoping this vehicle lasts for a while.
Front exterior design. Moonroof. Multifunctional Display. Interior lighting at night. Comfortable seats. Powerful 4 cylinder.
Rear armrest could use some quality improvement (when compared with everything else in the cabin, it seems cheap). Otherwise, great job Volkwagen!
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