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What you must know before buying the Volkswagen Tiguan

Kimberly Smith
Automotive Editor - November 7, 2020
  • 2021 Tiguan is here; 2020s still available
  • Rebates: Unadvertised discounts + $500 for select customers
  • Lease: From $279 per month for 39 months
  • Finance: From 0% APR for 72 months

Take one for a spin:

2021 Tiguan models are rolling in to join the 2020 models that are still widely available in stock.

The offers listed below are regional and expire on November 30, 2020. Our examples are based on those for Western States. We may see more incentives added for Black Friday, but there's no guarantee.

Extra credit:

Volkswagen is offering dealers $2,250 for every 2020 Tiguan S they sell without promotional financing, or $1,750 for each 2020 non-S trim. For 2021 models, the amount is $500, regardless of trim. Should you choose to take advantage of the low finance rate below, the amount changes to $1,000 for 2020 S trims, or $500 for 2020 non-S trims, and there is no incentive for 2021 models. Dealers aren’t obligated to pass these savings onto you, but this does mean there’s extra room for negotiation. Consider shopping around if a dealer won’t budge on price.

In addition, a $500 bonus is available for qualified military and first responders, and new college graduates (i.e. graduated in the past 24 months) with proof of permanent, full-time income are eligible to receive a $500 credit on new financing or lease contracts signed with Volkswagen Credit.

Sign & Drive:

Leasing a new 2020 Tiguan S 2.0T this month starts at $279 per month for 39 months with $0 due at signing (10,000 miles per year). This is a good value and better than previous offers.

Note: Opting for all-wheel drive tends to add $10-70 to your payment depending on which version you choose.

Interest-free financing:

Promotional finance rates for 2020 Tiguan models start at a wonderfully low 0% APR for 72 months. Remember to negotiate for the dealer incentives mentioned above.

For the upcoming 2021s, rates start at 0.9% APR for 60 months, or 1.9% APR for 72 months.

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Based on 2021 Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T S 4dr Front-wheel Drive - MSRP $26,440

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2021 Volkswagen Tiguan: Model Preview

Justin Cupler
Automotive Editor

Model Preview

In 2018, Volkswagen introduced the redesigned Tiguan, which resulted in a significantly longer body, more interior room, and a third row. With this model still relatively fresh, we expect the 2021 Tiguan to hit showrooms as a carryover model ahead of a major mid-cycle update for the 2022 model year.

The redesigned Tiguan grew by 10.6 inches in length, giving loads more interior space. It also gained a new design that included bolder lines, a wider stance, and a new grille and headlight design that has made its way across the brand’s entire lineup. With this look still fresh and relatively timeless, we expect no changes when the 2021 Tiguan arrives.

Inside, the new-generation Tiguan gained tons of in-cabin space, as its longer body gave it a standard third row (optional with all-wheel drive) and 58% more cargo capacity. The interior’s design was all-new too in 2018, but like most VW cabins, it remained relatively toned down with plenty of straight horizontal lines, a large dash-integrated touchscreen, and a simple climate-control interface. The only unique touches this interior brought was an available digital instrument cluster and a flat-bottom steering wheel. We expect this cabin to remain the same in the 2021 Tiguan.

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Also expected to remain unchanged is the Tiguan’s standard 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that pumps out 184 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. This engine will continue to pair with an eight-speed automatic transmission that ships power to the front wheels or all four.

The current VW Tiguan is an IIHS Top Safety Pick+, but to reach this level of safety, buyers must opt for the LED projector headlights, as the standard halogens received a “Poor” rating. Fortunately, there are no options necessary to hit the mark in forward-crash prevention, as the current Tiguan’s standard automatic emergency braking received a “Superior” rating. We expect all the IIHS safety ratings to continue unchanged in the 2021 Tiguan.

Pricing & Release Date

Pricing will range from $26,440 to $40,290 (destination fees included).

This three-row crossover will compete with the Chevy Equinox, Honda CR-V, and Mitsubishi Outlander.

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