How does 4MOTION affect fuel economy for the 2018 Tiguan?

By Product Expert | Posted in Fuel Economy, Volkswagen Tiguan on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 1:08 am
2018 VW Tiguan Side View of Exterior with Sunset

2018 VW Tiguan fuel economy estimates

As countless SUV families have learned, there are many things to love about the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan. With a full host of state-of-the-art technology and features, plus plenty of space for passengers and cargo alike, the 2018 Tiguan is ready for whatever adventures may come your way. One thing that does differ between the difference configurations of the VW Tiguan, however, is its fuel economy estimates. So, what are the 2018 VW Tiguan fuel economy estimates?

2018 VW Tiguan side exterior with driver in front of mountain

Which VW drivetrain is better for fuel economy?

When it comes to the fuel economy of the 2018 VW Tiguan, there is only one factor that differentiates the estimates of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): the drivetrain. Whether you choose front-wheel drive or 4MOTION, the Tiguan will still earn very similar mpg, but one does have a small advantage over the other.

According to the EPA, all models of the 2018 VW Tiguan equipped with front-wheel drive are estimated to earn 22 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway. Models that opt for 4MOTION, on the other hand, will earn about 21 mpg in the city and maintain 27 mpg on the highway, as estimated by the EPA. Of course, these are only estimates. Your actual mileage may differ from driving style, weather, road conditions, etc.

Read more: Contents of the 2018 VW Tiguan R-Line Appearance Package

Now that you know the 2018 VW Tiguan fuel economy estimates, you probably have a better idea of which Tiguan model from our inventory would be best for you! Once you know which one you want to bring home, schedule a test drive! Or, if your current car needs a check-up, our team of service professionals would be happy to help. Just schedule a service appointment and then they’ll take it from there.

We hope to see you soon!

Leave a Reply