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2021 Volkswagen Tiguan Specs & Features

Starting MSRP

Engine TypeGas
Transmission8-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeAll wheel drive
CylindersInline 4
Total Seating5
Basic Warranty4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
EPA city/highway MPG21/27 MPG
EPA combined MPG24 MPG
Range in miles (city/hwy)344.4/442.8 mi.
Fuel tank capacity16.4 gal.
Base engine size2.0 L
CylindersInline 4
Base engine typeGas
Horsepower184 hp @ 4,360 rpm
Torque221 lb-ft @ 1,600 rpm
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)
Valve timingVariable
Direct injectionyes
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Towing Capacity1,500 lbs.
Max Payload Capacity937 lbs.
Transmission8-speed shiftable automatic
Drive typeAll wheel drive
Center limited slip differentialyes
Descent controlyes
Four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Front and rear stabilizer baryes
Length185.1 in.
Overall width without mirrors72.4 in.
Height66.3 in.
Wheelbase109.8 in.
EPA interior volume138.7 cu.ft.
Cargo capacity, all seats in place37.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity73.5 cu.ft.
Turning circle37.7 ft.
Ground clearance7.9 in.
Angle of approach26.2 degrees
Angle of departure23.3 degrees
Curb weight3,825 lbs.
Maximum towing capacity1,500 lbs.
Maximum payload937 lbs.
Gross weight5,071 lbs.
Country of final assemblyMexico
Exterior Colors
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Cardinal Red Metallic
  • Atlantic Blue Metallic
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Stone Blue Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Storm Gray, leatherette
  • Titan Black, leatherette
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room39.6 in.
Front leg room40.2 in.
Front shoulder room57.0 in.
Bucket front seatsyes
8-way power driver seatyes
Height adjustable driver seatyes
Driver seat with power adjustable lumbar supportyes
6-way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Height adjustable passenger seatyes
Multi-level heating driver seatyes
Multi-level heating passenger seatyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room38.9 in.
Rear leg room38.7 in.
Rear shoulder room55.8 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Reclining rear seatsyes
Folding center armrestyes
Blind spot warning accident avoidance systemyes
Rear cross traffic alertyes
Pre-collision safety systemyes
Post-collision safety systemyes
Dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
Front and rear head airbagsyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Stability controlyes
Traction controlyes
Child seat anchorsyes
Rear door child safety locksyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Brake dryingyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes
Emergency braking assistyes
Tire pressure monitoringyes
Dusk sensing headlampsyes
Auto delay off headlampsyes
Daytime running lightsyes
Turn signal mirrorsyes
2 front headrestsyes
Front height adjustable headrestsyes
3 rear headrestsyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Rear center 3-point beltyes
Remote anti-theft alarm systemyes
Engine immobilizeryes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
AM/FM stereoyes
6 total speakersyes
Android Auto/Apple CarPlayyes
USB connectionyes
Auxiliary audio input and USB with external media controlyes
Satellite radio satellite radioyes
3 months of provided satellite radio serviceyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
2 one-touch power windowsyes
Hands-free entryyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
Keyless ignitionyes
Tilt and telescopic steering wheelyes
Audio and cruise controls on steering wheelyes
Electric power steeringyes
Rear view camerayes
Wireless chargingyes
Adaptive cruise controlyes
Front and rear cupholdersyes
Front and rear door pocketsyes
Overhead console with storageyes
Front seatback storageyes
Leatherette steering wheelyes
Dual zone front climate controlyes
Rear ventilation ductsyes
Interior air filtrationyes
Dual illuminating vanity mirrorsyes
Turn signal in mirrorsyes
Trip computeryes
External temperature displayyes
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Painted alloy wheelsyes
17 x 7.0 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
215/65R H tiresyes
Temporary spare tireyes
Inside mounted spare tireyes
Emergency Serviceyes
Airbag Deployment Notificationyes
Vehicle Alarm notificationyes
Stolen Vehicle Tracking/Assistanceyes
Roadside Assistanceyes
Destination guidance (also Turn-by-Turn Navigation)yes
Destination Downloadyes
Basic4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Drivetrain4 yr./ 50,000 mi.
Rust7 yr./ 100,000 mi.
Roadside assistance3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Free maintenance2 yr./ 20,000 mi.
Mechanical Options
Mechanical Options
Extended Range Remote Start +$450
Three-Row Tiguan MDO Package +$810
Two-Row Tiguan MDO Package +$760
Combination Assistance Kit +$99
Roadside Assistance Kit +$85
VW Care +$195
Panoramic Sunroof Package +$1,200
3rd Row Seat Package +$595
Interior Options
Interior Options
Two-Row Rubber Mats Kit +$235
Privacy Cover +$200
Three-Row Rubber Mats Kit +$285
Two-Row Carpeted Mats +$140
Three-Row Carpeted Mats +$185
Rearview Mirror w/Homelink +$325
Luggage Net +$100
First Aid Kit +$35
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Splash Guards +$220
Rear Spoiler +$550
Wheel Locks +$80
Roof Rack +$365
Side Steps +$695
Bumperdillo Protection Plate +$150