2009 Volkswagen Tiguan S, Part Three

Why you should buy the 2009 Volkswagen Tiguan S: » 11/13/08 1:00pm 11/13/08 1:00pm Volkswagen has taken some flack for saying the Tiguan is like the GTI of crossover SUVs. It isn't. At best, it's the GTI of people who go antiquing on the weekend, don't drive particularly fast and live in a college town. If you don't want a wagon, won't drive a Ford…

VW Tiguan Performance Concept To Debut At SEMA

Now here's something interesting coming from the Wolfsburg crew: The VW Tiguan » 11/04/08 12:00pm 11/04/08 12:00pm Performance Concept set to debut at . The details are thin so far, but the tiniest SUV from the people's brand gets a three-stage turbo pushing output up to 312 HP and 319 lb-ft of torque to go along with the upgraded Dakar-style body…

Volkswagen Tiguan To Be Marketed As The Compact SUV 'GTI' Instead Of…

The Volkswagen Tiguan is headed this way to compete in the highly competitive Compact SUV segment, which includes the likes of the Honda CR-V, RAV4 and Ford Escape. The sharp-looking SUV has a lot going for it, including the beloved turbocharged 2.0-Liter fourbanger found in a wide range of Audi and VW products.… » 5/19/08 1:40pm 5/19/08 1:40pm

Volkswagen to Premiere Eight Models at Frankfurt Show

V-Dub has big plans for the local crowd at this year's Frankfurt auto show next month. Rolling into the klieg lights will be eight new models: the Tiguan SUV, a prototype of VW's coming rear-engine city car and six BlueMotion diesels. The Tiguan we've seen, but the people's company is holding tight to the pulley ropes… » 8/02/07 10:30am 8/02/07 10:30am

VW Tiguan Commercial Shoot This Sunday In Midtown

Are you just dying to see the new Volkswagen Tiguan up close and personal this weekend? Well if you're not doing anything from like 6:00 AM until Midnight on Sunday, and you happen to be in the city all about being big, red and delicious — feel free to head on over to Midtown East, around 1st and 42nd tomorrow and… » 7/13/07 1:00pm 7/13/07 1:00pm

The New York Times Gets Irreverent: VW Tiguan Highlights "Friends With…

It would appear even the mainstream media's got a bit o' irreverence left in it — even if it's only in the web pages of the Old Grey Lady. Here's the caption from one of the pictures from yesterday's slideshow on the new VW Tiguan concept on the Times web site: » 11/30/06 11:02am 11/30/06 11:02am

Even though it's "just" digital ink, we're relishing…

LA Auto Show Preview: Volkswagen Tiguan Concept Revealed

This week at the LA Auto Show, Volkswagen will take the wraps off its Tiguan concept, showcasing the company's upcoming compact SUV of the same name (a mashup of tiger and iguana — don't ask). There's no sign of fear from the Honda CR-Vs and Toyota RAV4s of the world yet, but the V-dub entry will nonetheless encroach… » 11/29/06 6:55am 11/29/06 6:55am

Tig-What? Is This the Volkswagen Tiguan Concept?

According to Germany's Auto Motor un Sport, VW will introduce its new Tiguan small SUV as a concept car that expresses a distinct reversal of the "Unpimp Mein Auto" philosophy ("Repimp Mein Auto"?). Whether or not the image above is the actual concept remains to be seen, but word is it'll get a similiar body kit, 22"… » 10/26/06 4:08pm 10/26/06 4:08pm