Tiguan R

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Overseas model shown, local specifications may vary.
Engine max. power
235kW
Engine max. torque
400Nm
Acceleration 0-100km/h
5.1

The ultimate performance package

Sports car performance and satisfying SUV functionality used to be mutually exclusive. But no longer. The Tiguan R proves it’s possible to have spaciousness and practicality while also unleashing your wild side. With its refined driving comfort, precision ride and handling, roomy cabin space and thrill-a-minute performance, the Tiguan R could just be the SUV with everything. To make an enquiry contact a dealer near youOpens an external link.

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Overseas model shown, local specifications may vary.

Are you ready to own the road?

Taking a mighty Golf R engine and putting it in a Tiguan R can only mean one thing – an effortlessly practical SUV that packs a powerful performance punch.

Interior photo of woman in passenger seat of Volkswagen Golf GTI looking at camera through driver side window.
Overseas model shown, local specifications may vary.

Are you ready for extraordinary style?

The Tiguan R’s fearless design, incorporating flowing lines, bold contours and signature R performance features, will leave your pulse racing.

Close up on Volkswagen Golf GTI front grille and headlights.
Overseas model shown, local specifications may vary.

Are you ready for that ‘R feeling’?

Total control and comfort is yours when you drive a Tiguan R. Incite your senses with the multifunction sports steering wheel, pamper them with the Black Carbon Nappa leather2 appointed seats.

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Are you ready for pulsating performance?

The Tiguan R’s jaw-dropping power will have you savouring every drive you take.

Interior photo of woman in passenger seat of Volkswagen Golf GTI looking at camera through driver side window.
Overseas model shown, local specifications may vary.

Enthralling engine performance

With an impressive 235kW of power and 400Nm of torque on tap, the Tiguan R can launch from 0–100km/h in just 5.1 seconds. The 2.0-litre TSI turbocharged engine will leave you out of breath and wanting more.

Close up on Volkswagen Golf GTI front grille and headlights.
Overseas model shown, local specifications may vary.

Assured cornering and handling

All-wheel-drive 4MOTION with R-Performance Torque Vectoring helps you maintain speed into corners and accelerate out the other side with absolute confidence. By distributing engine output not just between the front and rear axles, but also variably between the two rear wheels, the Tiguan R delivers satisfying grip and stability.

Overseas model shown, local specifications may vary.

R sports steering wheel

There’s nothing like the feel of the R Sports steering wheel in your hands. Soft press the glowing R button on the steering wheel to toggle through a range of driver profile selections, or hard press it to instantly engage exciting Race mode. Decorative blue stitching, large racing shifting paddles and an R badge with blue highlights in the bottom spoke all reveal this to be no ordinary steering wheel.

Enquire about the Tiguan R

Due to limited stock, fill in the form and your local dealer will be in touch to discuss availability.

Are you ready to impress?

Prepare to wow your friends and family with undeniably gorgeous performance styling.

Captivating R styling

The Tiguan R makes a bold design statement with aggressive styling inspired by motorsport. A large gloss black lower air intake, prominent bumpers with gloss black accents, quad chrome tail pipes and appealing R badges front to rear all serve to confirm the Tiguan R’s stunning performance pedigree.  

Are you ready for the future?

There’s no way you’ll want to miss the outstanding innovation embedded in the new Tiguan R.

Soundtrack your next drive

Audiophiles will be blown away by the precision sound emitted by the Tiguan R’s optional Harman Kardon premium audio system with ten speakers and powerful 480w amplifier. Set the mood by choosing from one of four pre-configured sound settings – Pure, Chill Out, Live and Energy – to create the perfect listening experience for your favourite music.

Prepare yourself for exceptional IQ.DRIVE safety

Every driver wants peace of mind when they’re behind the wheel. IQ.DRIVE offers a suite of semi-autonomous assistance and safety features to inspire total confidence.3

Everyday driving assistance

The Tiguan R’s extensive range of driver aids makes every journey a pleasure. Travel Assist allows for partially automated driving across a range of speeds, while Front Assist adds a layer of protection by intervening to brake the Tiguan R when a collision with a pedestrian, vehicle or stationary object is judged to be imminent.3

Want to simplify every park?

No parking challenge is too great in the Tiguan R. Avoid the stress of reversing into tight spaces with semi-autonomous parking technology that makes every park a breeze.3

Expect all-round safety

Every Tiguan R is equipped with comprehensive safety features as standard, providing the best possible protection for driver and passengers. Clever Emergency Assist technology ensures the vehicle is brought to a safe stop in the event that a driver is incapacitated, while a comprehensive array of airbags, including driver and front passenger airbags, driver’s knee airbag and curtain airbags front and rear, offer optimal protection. 3