How much longer is the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Long-Body?
The 2018 model year will mark a significant change for the Volkswagen Tiguan. Volkswagen’s popular crossover will now be available in a long-body version that helps increase storage capabilities. So how much longer is the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Long-Body?
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Long-Body Added Length
For the Long-Body model, Volkswagen has extended the length of the Tiguan by 10 inches. With the added length, the Tiguan now measures in at 185.2 inches. Those 10 inches might not seem like much, but this added length increases the storage capacity of the 2018 Tiguan by 57%.
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In addition to the overall length increase, the wheelbase of the new Tiguan has been extended by 4.4-inches. Long-Body models will now have a wheelbase measuring in at 109.9 inches. With the longer wheelbase, the Tiguan is able to offer sliding second row seats and an available third row of seating.
The longer wheelbase and body will help the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan function as a capable hauler for both people and cargo. 2018 Tiguan models will continue to offer all of the best comfort, safety and technology features that contribute to the added level of refinement Volkswagen models have become known for.
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