Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia has provided a preview of the new Tiguan SUV at a Sales Tour in the One Utama Shopping Mall, Petaling Jaya, from today until 5 March. The new VW Tiguan is set to be a key model in the C-SUV segment in the country.

At a glance, the next-generation Volkswagen Tiguan front-end comes with the signature front grille, finished in chrome, along with the square-shaped headlights and upper, lower LED daytime running lights. The headlights and DRLs form a V-shaped character line. Front foglights are positioned on the lower bumper to express a more sedan-like feature. Double five-spoke wheels complete the elegant exterior package of the new Tiguan. From the rear, the new Tiguan impresses with the new LED lights and slim portions

Moving to the inside, the new Volkswagen Tiguan houses a premium cabin with soft-touch and high-grade materials. Highlights include the semi-flat bottomed steering with intuitive switches, two-ring meters, a clear TFT information display between the meters, a touchscreen, three-zone air-conditioning with climate control and more. The Active info display in the instrument cluster provides the driver with the necessary notifications, clear and accessible at all times. Parking the new VW Tiguan will be an ease thanks to the Park Assist, which helps the driver park the car at 90 degrees or parallel.

The new Volkswagen Tiguan is powered by an 1.4 TSI engine, paired to the familiar DSG transmission. Power output and torque will be made available following the official introduction by Volkswagen Malaysia.

A host of active and passive safety features, along with driver’s assistance systems, are an essential part of the new Tiguan. Expect the important ESC, VSC, ABS with Traction control and more to among the list.

The new Volkswagen Tiguan is currently part of the tour at the 1 Utama shopping mall for public viewing and initial bookings. Price is set from  RM149K till 169k, plus Volkswagen’s 5-year warranty, 15,000 km service schedule and 5-year Roadside Assistance.