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Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)

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Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014) review: 31 facts and highlights

Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)
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Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)

Why is Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014) better than the average?

  • Height
    1.68mvs1.73m
  • Greater cargo volume
    ?

    674lvs641.69l
  • Width
    1.81mvs1.93m
  • More headroom (rear)
    ?

    991mmvs982.16mm
  • Lower ground clearance
    ?

    175mmvs202.37mm
  • Shorter length
    4.43mvs4.75m
  • Weight
    1.54tvs1.92t

General info

1. smaller turn radius
?

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.

Best

Suzuki Jimny (2014)

9.8m

11.9m

2. longer drivetrain warranty (years)
?

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Mitsubishi Pajero (2017)

10yrs

5yrs

3.Has front-wheel drive
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Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.

Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)
4.Has fully independent suspension
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This allows all four wheels to move up and down independently, providing a smoother ride when, for example, going over bumps in the road.

Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)
5. longer basic warranty (years)
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The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.

Best

Hyundai Nexo (2019)

5yrs

3yrs

6.Has a petrol (gasoline) engine
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A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.

Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)

Dimensions

1.height
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Best

Volvo XC70 (2015)

917mm

1.68m

2. greater cargo volume (seats down)
?

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.

Best

Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015)

3429l

1589l

3.width
?

Best

Suzuki Jimny (2014)

1.6m

1.81m

4. longer wheelbase
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The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).

Best

Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015)

3.3m

2.6m

5. greater cargo volume
?

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.

Best

Ford Explorer (2017)

2313.5l

674l

6. more headroom (front)
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More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.

Best

GMC Yukon SLE (2015)

1.09m

993mm

Speed

1. lower coefficient of drag
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The coefficient of drag is one measurement of how well air travels around a vehicle. A lower value means it is more aerodynamic and the engine doesn't have to work as hard. It can result in faster speeds and lower fuel consumption.

Best

Tesla Model X 75D (2016)

0.24Cd

0.37Cd

Engine

1. better fuel economy (city)
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Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014)

3l/100 km

15.7l/100 km

2.maximum torque
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Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful vehicle and is also a good indication of its acceleration.

Best

Lamborghini Urus (2019)

850Nm

281Nm

3.Has a turbocharged engine
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A turbocharger compresses the air entering the cylinders, allowing more air (and therefore more fuel) to be added - resulting in a more powerful explosion. This leads to an increase in horsepower without increasing the size and weight of the engine.

Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)
4. more horsepower
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Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.

Best

Faraday Future FF 91

1050hp

200hp

5. larger fuel tank
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A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.

Best

Chevrolet Suburban LT AWD (2015)

117l

64l

6. better fuel economy (highway)
?

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.

Best

Peugeot 3008 HYbrid4 Active (2014)

3.4l/100 km

10.9l/100 km

Features

1.Has height-adjustable seat belts
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Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.

Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)
2.USB ports
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With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

GMC Yukon SLE (2015)

5

0

3.Has ISOFIX/LATCH
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ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.

Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0T (2014)

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