New Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace on sale now from £29,370

Volkswagen has introduced pricing for its new Tiguan Allspace, with the seven-seat, longer wheelbase model of the Tiguan SUV beginning out at £29,370.

The Allspace made its debut on the Detroit Motor Present in 2017 as VW got down to add some additional practicality to its SUV vary. The Allspace has been lengthened by 215mm in comparison with the usual automobile whereas the wheelbase is inceased by 110mm. Consequently, there’s 60mm extra legroom within the two rows of again seats.

A further 115 litres of boot house is out there, taking the seats-down/seats-up quantity from 615/1,655 litres to 730/1,770 litres. There is a delicate new look, with a unique grille and bonnet, whereas the bigger rear facet home windows and longer roofline mark out the brand new model. 

• Greatest SUVs to purchase now

5 engines will likely be accessible – two petrols and three diesels. The entry-level £29,370 petrol Tiguan Allspace will likely be powered by a 1.Four-litre TSI creating 148bhp, able to returning a claimed 47mpg. For £30,970, the 1.Four TSI in SE Navigation trim may be specified with a six-speed DSG gearbox. The opposite petrol possibility is a 178bhp 2.Zero-litre powertrain, which is out there solely in four-wheel-drive and in SEL trim costing £35,960.

By way of diesel decisions all three are 2.Zero-litre TDI items in varied states of tune. The entry-level engine beginning at £31,550 has 148bhp and above that sit 178bhp and 236bhp choices – the latter topping the vary at £39,965. 

4MOTION all-wheel-drive is an non-compulsory additional on the 148bhp 2.Zero-litre TDI. It’s absent from the 148bhp petrol automobile, however normal on the opposite 4 engines and paired with a dual-clutch gearbox. Volkswagen gives its driver help programmes throughout the Tiguan Allspace vary and these embody adaptive cruise management, lane retaining help, entrance help and emergency braking.

At the moment, there are two decisions of trim ranges – SE Navigation and SEL. In SE Navigation trim, Tiguan Allspace prospects get 18-inch alloy wheels, parking sensors and an eight-inch infotainment system with sat nav and Bluetooth smartphone connectivity. SEL trim begins at £32,545 for the 1.Four-litre petrol, and provides a 12.Three-inch show display screen to the instrument cluster, in addition to 19-inch alloys, sports activities seats on the entrance and a panoramic sunroof.

Coming within the subsequent few months is the R-Line trim spec, with 20-inch alloys, lowered sports activities suspension and a rear spoiler. Costs for the R-Line spec Tiguan are but to be confirmed.

What do you consider the VW Tiguan Allspace? Tell us under…