2014 Volkswagen Tiguan

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$23,305-$38,835
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20 CITY / 26 HWY
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  • Name S (2WD 4dr Man) Transmission Manual w/OD MSRP 23305.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 18/26
  • Name S (2WD 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 25330.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 21/26
  • Name SE (2WD 4dr Auto w/Appearance) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 29965.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 21/26
  • Name SEL (2WD 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 32995.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 21/26
  • Name S (4MOTION 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 27285.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 20/26
  • Name SE (4MOTION 4dr Auto w/Appearance) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 31920.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 20/26
  • Name SEL (4MOTION 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 34950.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 20/26
  • Name SE (2WD 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 27340.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 21/26
  • Name R-Line (2WD 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 36880.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 21/26
  • Name SE (4MOTION 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 29295.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 20/26
  • Name R-Line (4MOTION 4dr Auto) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 38835.00 Engine 2.0 L/121 City/Hwy MPG 20/26
INTERIOR
  • Front Bucket Seats
  • Front Seats w/Vinyl Back Material and Manual Driver Lumbar
  • 4-Way Driver Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Fore/Aft Movement and Manual Lumbar Support
  • 4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Fore/Aft Movement and Manual Lumbar Support
  • 40-20-40 Folding Split-Bench Front Facing Manual Reclining Fold Forward Seatback Rear Seat w/Manual Fore/Aft
  • Manual Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column
  • Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Trip Odometer and Trip Computer
  • Power Rear Windows and Fixed 3rd Row Windows
  • 5 Person Seating Capacity
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Front Cupholder
  • Rear Cupholder
  • Valet Function
  • Power Fuel Flap Locking Type
  • Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, Illuminated Entry and Panic Button
  • Remote Releases -Inc: Power Trunk/Hatch
  • Cruise Control
  • Manual Air Conditioning
  • HVAC -inc: Underseat Ducts and Console Ducts
  • Illuminated Locking Glove Box
  • Driver Foot Rest
  • Interior Trim -inc: Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert, Metal-Look Door Panel Insert, Aluminum And Metal-Look Interior Accents
  • Full Cloth Headliner
  • Cloth Door Trim Insert
  • Leather/Metal-Look Gear Shift Knob
  • Day-Night Rearview Mirror
  • Driver And Passenger Visor Vanity Mirrors w/Driver And Passenger Illumination
  • Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Mini Overhead Console w/Storage and 4 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Front And Rear Map Lights
  • Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting
  • Full Carpet Floor Covering -inc: Carpet Front And Rear Floor Mats
  • Carpet Floor Trim
  • Cargo Area Concealed Storage
  • Rigid Cargo Cover
  • Cargo Space Lights
  • FOB Controls -inc: Trunk/Hatch/Tailgate
  • Instrument Panel Covered Bin, Dashboard Storage, Refrigerated/Cooled Box Located In The Glovebox, Driver / Passenger And Rear Door Bins
  • Power 1st Row Windows w/Front And Rear 1-Touch Up/Down
  • Delayed Accessory Power
  • Power Door Locks w/Autolock Feature
  • Trip Computer
  • Outside Temp Gauge
  • Analog Display
  • Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints and Manual Adjustable Rear Head Restraints
  • Front Center Armrest and Rear Center Armrest w/Pass-Thru
  • Perimeter Alarm
  • Immobilizer III Engine Immobilizer
  • 4 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Air Filtration
  • Heated Front Bucket Seats w/Appearance -inc: power driver and passenger seat recline
  • Front Seats w/Leatherette Back Material and Manual Driver Lumbar
  • 6-Way Driver Seat -inc: Manual Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement and Manual Lumbar Support
  • 6-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement, Manual Lumbar Support and Fold Flat
  • Car-Net Selective Service Internet Access
  • Compass
  • Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start
  • Leatherette Door Trim Insert
  • Full Floor Console w/Covered Storage, Full Overhead Console w/Storage and 4 12V DC Power Outlets
  • Tracker System
  • Systems Monitor
  • 2 Seatback Storage Pockets
  • Heated Front Bucket Seats -inc: power driver and passenger seat recline
  • 6-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement and Manual Lumbar Support
  • Dual Zone Front Automatic Air Conditioning
  • Heated Front Bucket Seats -inc: power driver seat recline
  • 6-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline, Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement, Manual Lumbar Support and Fold Flat
  • Front Seats w/Leatherette Back Material and Power 4-Way Driver Lumbar
  • 6-Way Power Driver Seat -inc: Power Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement, Cushion Tilt and Power 4-Way Lumbar Support
  • 6-Way Power Passenger Seat -inc: Power Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement, Cushion Tilt and Power 4-Way Lumbar Support
  • Sport Leather Steering Wheel
  • Day-Night Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror
  • Memory Settings -inc: Driver Seat and Door Mirrors
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels: 16" Steel
  • Tires: P215/65R16 98H AS
  • Steel Spare Wheel
  • Compact Spare Tire Mounted Inside Under Cargo
  • Clearcoat Paint
  • Body-Colored Front Bumper
  • Body-Colored Rear Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent
  • Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim
  • Black Side Windows Trim and Black Front Windshield Trim
  • Body-Colored Door Handles
  • Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding and Turn Signal Indicator
  • Fixed Rear Window w/Fixed Interval Wiper and Defroster
  • Light Tinted Glass
  • Variable Intermittent Wipers
  • Fully Galvanized Steel Panels
  • Lip Spoiler
  • Chrome Grille
  • Front License Plate Bracket
  • Liftgate Rear Cargo Access
  • Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Included w/Power Door Locks
  • Aero-Composite Halogen Daytime Running Headlamps
  • Wheels: 16" Portland Alloy
  • Wheels: 18" New York Alloy
  • Tires: 18" AS
  • Wheels w/Locks
  • Chrome Side Windows Trim and Black Front Windshield Trim
  • Deep Tinted Glass
  • Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Jets
  • Roof Rack Rails Only
  • Front Fog Lamps
  • Tires: P235/50R18 97H AS
  • Wheels w/Silver Accents w/Locks
  • Express Open/Close Sliding And Tilting Glass 1st And 2nd Row Sunroof w/Power Sunshade
  • Chrome Bodyside Insert, Black Bodyside Cladding and Black Wheel Well Trim
  • Cornering Lights
  • Perimeter/Approach Lights
  • Wheels: 17" Philadelphia Alloy
  • Tires: 17" AS
  • Wheels: 19" Mallory Alloy
  • Tires: P255/40R19 96H AS
  • Chrome Bodyside Insert, Rocker Panel Extensions and Colored Wheel Well Trim
  • Body-Colored Power Heated Side Mirrors w/Power Folding and Turn Signal Indicator
  • Rain Detecting Variable Intermittent Wipers w/Heated Jets
  • Programmable Projector Beam High Intensity Low/High Beam Daytime Running Auto-Leveling Directionally Adaptive Headlamps w/Delay-Off
MECHANICAL
  • Engine: 2.0L TSI
  • Transmission: 6-Speed Manual
  • 3.30 Axle Ratio
  • GVWR: 4,740 lbs (2,150 kgs)
  • Front-Wheel Drive
  • Engine Oil Cooler
  • 60-Amp/Hr 280CCA Maintenance-Free Battery w/Run Down Protection
  • 140 Amp Alternator
  • Towing w/Trailer Sway Control
  • 1352# Maximum Payload
  • Gas-Pressurized Shock Absorbers
  • Front And Rear Anti-Roll Bars
  • Electric Power-Assist Speed-Sensing Steering
  • 16.8 Gal. Fuel Tank
  • Single Stainless Steel Exhaust w/Chrome Tailpipe Finisher
  • Strut Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • Multi-Link Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Electric Parking Brake
  • Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic w/Tiptronic
  • 3.45 Axle Ratio
  • GVWR: 4,784 lbs (2,170 kgs)
  • Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode
  • GVWR: 4,960 lbs (2,250 kgs)
  • Full-Time All-Wheel Drive
  • 1330# Maximum Payload
  • Permanent Locking Hubs
  • Sport Tuned Suspension
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
    • ABS And Driveline Traction Control
    • Side Impact Beams
    • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags
    • Low Tire Pressure Warning
    • Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags
    • Side Curtain Protection Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags
    • Airbag Occupancy Sensor
    • Rear Child Safety Locks
    • Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners
    • Car-Net Emergency S.O.S
    • Rear Camera
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Radio: RCD310 w/Single CD -inc: Bluetooth
    • Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Aux Audio Input Jack and Steering Wheel Controls
    • 8 Speakers
    • Audio Theft Deterrent
    • Window Grid And Roof Mount Diversity Antenna
    • Bluetooth Wireless Phone Connectivity
    • Radio: Premium VIII Touchscreen -inc: Bluetooth, SiriusXM satellite radio (limited subscription) and Media Device Interface (MDI)
    • Radio: RNS 315 Touchscreen Navigation System -inc: Bluetooth, SiriusXM satellite radio (limited subscription) and Media Device Interface (MDI)
    • Radio w/Seek-Scan, In-Dash Mounted Single CD, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Aux Audio Input Jack, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System
    • 9 Fender Speakers
    • 400w Regular Amplifier
    • Radio: RCD310 w/Single CD -inc: Bluetooth and Media Device Interface (MDI)
    • Radio w/Seek-Scan, MP3 Player, Clock, Speed Compensated Volume Control, Aux Audio Input Jack, Steering Wheel Controls and Radio Data System

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