Company Volkswagen is set to release a competitor Audi RS Q3 and Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG:« charged »R-version of the model Tiguan Coupe – kupeobraznoy version of” Tiguan “the next generation. This modification will appear in late 2017 or early 2018: about a year after the debut of “uncharged” version of the Tiguan Coupe. This is with reference to its sources said the publication Autocar.
«Hot ‘crossover will be equipped with two-liter turbo engine, whose output of 300 horsepower and 380 Nm of torque. Motor-wheel drive off-road vehicle will be combined with a six-speed gearbox with two clutches. Up to a hundred kilometers per hour Volkswagen Tiguan Coupe R can accelerate in 5.1 seconds.
The list of equipment “charged” crossover will also include control system of the thrust vector and adaptive shock absorbers with four modes of operation.
Normal version Tiguan Coupe will be in 2017. It was built on a platform MQB. From the standard “Tiguan” such modification will be different sloping roofline, the reduced area of glazing and a large rear pillar. The motor model range will include petrol and diesel engines in volume from 1.4 to two liters, as well as a hybrid version of the powerplant at GTE.
Earlier it was reported that the next-generation Tiguan will be seven-seat version. This information was officially confirmed the German automaker. The debut of the second generation of the crossover is scheduled for the Frankfurt Motor Show, which will take place in mid-September.