When properly equipped, the 2020 VW Tiguan earns an EPA-estimated 22 city/29 highway/25 combined MPG.1This especially comes in handy when you’re taking on the busy streets of Mechanicsburg, Camp Hill, and Harrisburg, PA. To better understand its far-reaching performance, check out our Volkswagen Tiguan MPG review below and don’t hesitate to contact the team at Faulkner Volkswagen with any questions! If you’re ready to find your own, browse our Volkswagen Tiguan inventory online.
As we previously stated, the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan S trim achieves an EPA-estimated 22 city/29 highway/25 combined MPG when outfitted with front-wheel drive (FWD).1 Drivers who opt for the available 4Motion® all-wheel drive (AWD) will only notice a slight difference in overall fuel consumption, earning an EPA-estimated 20 city/27 highway/23 combined MPG.2
Either way, the VW Tiguan is equipped with a 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder TSI engine that’s mated to a seamless-shifting 8-speed automatic transmission with Sport mode. The engine delivers 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque—plenty of power for weekday grocery runs and weekend camping trips.
Overall, you’ll have a midsize SUV that delivers a smooth, super-efficient drive no matter which trim level you choose.
From snowy side streets to sandy beach trails, the available 4MOTION® permanent AWD system automatically adapts to changing road conditions in real time. By accurately distributing power between the front and the rear wheels, drivers will experience less slippage without affecting your comfort.To further boost your confidence, Volkswagen adds a 4-wheel independent suspension with Active Control technology. While 17-inch wheels come standard, specific trims like the R-Line feature larger 20-inch wheels for increased traction.
To allow greater control over your daily drive, the Volkswagen Tiguan offers several driver-selectable modes to tailor your experience on the road. In fact, you can choose between these 4MOTION® modes with just the simple turn of a dial.
The different driving modes you’ll find in this SUV include:
While the VW Tiguan is meticulously engineered to limit your trips to the gas pump, there are a few easy things you can do to extend your time out on the road, including:
Limit Your Towing and Payload
While this sporty midsize SUV supplies an impressive 1,500-pound max towing capacity, remembering to unhitch the boat trailer once you reach the lake can greatly decrease the burden placed on your SUV’s drivetrain. This also goes for any excess weight you carry inside the cabin.
In order to keep your VW Tiguan running at peak efficiency, make it a point to stay up to date with its routine maintenance schedule. This involves changing the oil and filter every 5,000 to 7,000 miles.
You also should have the tires rotated and brakes inspected on a regular basis to avoid an inconvenient breakdown.
Maintaining your VW Tiguan MPG is easy when working with our team of VW technicians. Using the latest tools and training, they can keep your SUV’s internal system ready for the long road ahead.
If you ever have a question, call or stop by our service department to speak with our knowledgeable pros. To make an appointment, submit a form online or simply drop by during service hours.
In fact, our service center is prepared to help with all sorts of maintenance and repairs, including:
The 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan was built for adventuring around Mechanicsburg, Camp Hill, and Harrisburg. That’s because it has the fuel economy you need to drive farther, longer.
Plus, with multiple driving modes and an advanced AWD system, you can take on almost any type of road surface with confidence.
To experience this distance-running SUV in person, don’t wait. Test drive the VW Tiguan by visiting Faulkner Volkswagen or scheduling a visit today online!
2021 Volkswagen Tiguan: Up to 23 city / 29 highway
2020 Volkswagen Tiguan: Up to 22 city / 29 highway
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan: Up to 22 city / 29 highway
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan: Up to 22 city / 27 highway
2017 Volkswagen Tiguan: Up to 20 city / 24 highway
1 22 city/29 highway mpg (2020 Tiguan 2.0L, 8-speed automatic transmission). EPA estimates. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition
2 Based on EPA estimates. See www.fueleconomy.gov for details. Your mileage will vary and depends on several factors, including your driving habits and vehicle condition.