Note: There will be a nationwide dealer open house at all authorised Volkswagen dealers this weekend, 7 - 9 April 2017. This open house will feature and highlight the Tiguan.
There will be a variety of activities for the entire family , even for the little ones. There will also be food and the Tiguans for test drive.
The all-new Tiguan officially launches in Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, 5 April 2017 – Volkswagen Passenger Cars
Malaysia (VPCM) today officially launched its stylish new SUV, the
all-new Tiguan. Locally assembled in Pekan, the all-new Tiguan is
priced at RM148,990 for the Comfortline and RM168,990 for the
The Tiguan is Volkswagen’s most successful SUV, and to date, 2.8
million units of the Tiguan have been sold globally. Drawing from
this success, the all-new Tiguan has redefined new standards in
design, comfort and functionality. Perfectly thought out from the
first to the last millimetre, spacious and flexible – the all-new
Tiguan appeals to drivers and their families as an ideal companion
for their everyday business and personal lives as a genuine all-
A shortlisted finalist for the World Car of the Year, the all-new
Tiguan is also no stranger to scoring awards. Since its global
introduction, it had received numerous accolades, including
winning the German Design Awards 2017, and the Innovation
Award under the prestigious Plus X Award.
“When the first generation Tiguan was introduced in Malaysia in
2008, it was a runaway success for us. The all-new Tiguan is the
perfect balance of style and adventure - it truly is a complete
package, and together with its competitive pricing, we are
confident that the all-new Tiguan will also be well received by the
Malaysian market,” said Mr Erik Winter, Managing Director of
Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia.
VPCM is offering the App Connect function as an option for the
Tiguan Highline at an introductory price of RM699 for a limited
time. App Connect consists of three technologies that allows you
to bring smart phones apps onto your infotainment system and is
supported by Android Auto, Apple Carplay and Mirrorlink. The
original retail price for App Connect is RM1,099.
The all-new Tiguan Highline
Engine and Performance
The all-new Tiguan combines a 1.4L turbocharged direct injection TSI
engine with a 6-speed wet clutch direct shift gearbox (DSG) to give an
impressive output of 150PS and a torque of 250Nm between 1,500 to
It boasts an impressive acceleration of 8.9 seconds from 0 to 100kph,
with a fuel consumption reading of approximately 6.7l/100 km.* This
impressive fuel consumption level also earned the all-new Tiguan an
Energy Efficient Vehicle (EEV) certification.
Enhanced entertainment features
The all-new Tiguan’s infotainment system gives drivers diverse
connectivity options and easy navigation. The interactive and
customisable Active Info Display system comes with a 12.3” full color
high resolution thin-film transistor (TFT), completely digital instrument
cluster replaces the traditional instrumentation panel.
There is a preset of six different themes and different modes tailored to
the driver’s personal needs – Classic, Speed and Gear, Consumption
and Range, Efficiency, Navigation and Offroad.
Other features include a wide range of connectivity options through an 8”
full color touchscreen display, while the head unit also supports the rear
view camera and complete car menu and infotainment system.
The all-new Tiguan is equipped with key safety features such as six
airbags, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Anti-lock Braking System
(ABS) and Brake Assist (BA), Multi-collision brakes, Intelligent Crash
Response System (ICRS), Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) as well as
Recognizing the need for child safety, the all-new Tiguan also comes
with anti-pinch power windows and ISOFIX anchorage point for child
An assortment of aesthetic and functional features are available in the
all-new Tiguan, such as a KESSY keyless entry, leather multi-function
steering wheel with paddle shifters for easy manoeuvring, auto-dimming
rear view mirror, cruise control, and Park Assist.
The all-new Tiguan is furnished with ‘Vienna’ leather seat upholstery,
height adjustable armrest with rear aircond vents, 12-way driver electric
seat and “Climatronic” air conditioning system with 3-zone temperature
control for the comfort of all passengers. Rear passengers also enjoy the
convenience of foldable tables that can be set to four different angles.
The all-new Tiguan is also equipped with ambient lighting that illuminates
the door lining and side steps for better clarity.
Longer, wider and lower in height compared to its predecessor, the all-
new Tiguan cuts a striking figure with its distinctive proportions and
dynamic design. The all-new Tiguan comes fitted with 18-inch “Kingston”
alloy wheels, and adaptive LED headlights and rear LED tail lamps. This
feature enhances the drivers’ visibility in all-weather conditions. For
convenience, the Tiguan also comes with electric tailgate.
Peace of mind
The all-new Tiguan comes with 5 years’ manufacturer’s warranty and 5
years’ roadside assistance.
Five colours are available – Pure White, Deep Black, Atlantic Blue,
Tungsten Silver and Indium Grey.
Bookings and test drive arrangements can be made at all authorized
Volkswagen dealerships nationwide. For more information, please visit
*Fuel consumption figures are obtained under standardised EU test conditions, and may
not represent the actual fuel consumption achieved in real world driving conditions.