2018 VW Tiguan Named “Best Compact SUV of 2017” by Cars.com
You need a vehicle that takes a step beyond where others settle—one that’s equipped with exceptional handling, high-end technology, and top-notch safety for your journeys near Lee Summit and North Town.
And at Volkswagen Lee's Summit, we couldn’t be more excited to announce that the 2018 VW Tiguan was recently named the “Best Compact SUV of 2017” by Cars.com.
With this kind of title, you can expect this impressive automobile to suit you up with all the necessary capabilities and features and lead the way down the roads of Overland Park, Mission, and Olathe.
Performance & Handling
Your automobile should serve expert performance, no matter what your driving conditions may be. That’s why the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan comes with a standard 2.0L TSI® motor that surges along the road with 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque.
And by teaming this engine up with a standard 8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode, you’ll be provided with the perfect dose of power when you need it most.
For a sturdy grip on the asphalt, this SUV features a standard 4MOTION® all-wheel drive system with Active Control. With this intelligent tool, your vehicle will automatically intuit when it’s time to engage all four wheels. That way, you’ll be able to focus more on the road as your VW Tiguan does the hard work for you.
VW Tiguan: Technology for the Road
Another reason why the 2018 VW Tiguan secured the “Best Compact SUV of 2017” title is because it comes decked out with a selection of entertainment gadgets that both you and your kids will love.
For example, the sleek cabin includes a standard Composition Color touchscreen that operates using a 6.5-inch display. Thanks to this amenity, you’ll easily access all your favorite technologies, such as:
- Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect
- Rearview camera
If you’re looking for some guidance to your next destination, opt for the available Discover Media system with an 8-inch touchscreen. Plus, this setup connects you to devices like SiriusXM®, which keeps you in touch with your most beloved tunes and radio shows.
Peace of Mind for Your Family
Every minute of your drive needs to be supported by a suite of innovative safety features. And inside the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan, you’ll discover a collection of tools that’ll monitor your surroundings and offer alerts when a dangerous situation is detected.
Included in this suite of collision-preventing gadgets are options like:
- Blind Spot Monitor
- Forward Collision Warning
- Autonomous Emergency Braking
- Pedestrian Monitoring
- Lane Departure Warning
When these technologies are engaged, you’ll be warned of a potential accident so that you can take the necessary actions to keep your family out of harm’s way.
Learn More About the 2018 VW Tiguan Today!
At Volkswagen Lee's Summit, we’re committed to keeping you updated on all the remarkable performance, technology, and safety specifications of the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan.
And now that you know more about why this SUV earned the title of “Best Compact SUV of 2017” by Cars.com, drivers in Lee Summit and North Town are likely eager to grab a seat behind the wheel.
Luckily, you can do exactly that by visiting our showroom or scheduling a test drive of this dynamic automobile. We’re proud to help drivers like you in Overland Park, Mission, and Olathe find the right car for all your upcoming adventures.