• On sale from$83,990*
  • Engine Max. Power235 kW 
  • Max. Torque400 Nm
  • Towing Capacity (Braked)2,200 kg
  • 4MOTIONWith R Torque Vectoring

It’s an R thing

A kiwi midsize SUV favourite since 2010 and the world's most successfulVolkswagen is now available under the legendary Volkswagen R performance brand. It doesn't matter whether it's on or off the road, the new sports Tiguan R SUV has an answer to every question. On the way to the office to deal with everyday tasks or as an intrepid explorer on family adventures, the stylish SUV offers premium levels of safety, comfort and, above all, full on R performance.

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It’s a ‘rush to the heart’ thing

It’s hard to describe what happens when a family SUV meets the power of a sports car. With 400Nm of torque and 235kW of power, you could say the performance factor of the Tiguan R is certain to provide you with some truly heart pounding thrills and memories.

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It’s a ‘smooth at every corner’ thing 

The driving dynamics of this unique SUV are something that needs to be experienced first-hand. Equipped with R-Performance 4MOTION all-wheel-drive and Adaptive Dampers, there is simply no stopping the Tiguan R.

It’s a ‘keeping the family safe’ thing 

While performance and sporty handling is second nature, ultimate safety is fundamental. Fitted with our latest advanced active safety features like Autonomous emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring, Adaptive Cruise Control with Travel Assist and Lane Keeping System, the Tiguan R has you and your precious cargo top of mind.

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Tiguan R on Run Out
Now from $83,990 with 2.9% finance 

Experience the thrill of our athletic, feisty, and distinctive range of hatchbacks, designed to deliver exceptional performance and excitement.

This Volkswagen Finance 2.9% p.a. interest rate offer is fixed for the 36-month term of the loan and applies to all new Volkswagen Golf, Passat, T‑Roc, Tiguan, Tiguan Allspace, and Touareg vehicles financed before 30th June 2024 (or while stocks last), and requires a minimum deposit of 20% of the Maximum Retail Price. A PPSR fee of $10.35, a monthly maintenance fee of $2, a UDC loan fee of $130 and a dealer origination fee will apply (your dealer can tell you their applicable fee). Offer excludes Volkswagen ID.4 & ID.5, all Commercial Vehicles, Volkswagen Guaranteed Future Value contracts and any residual payment. Volkswagen Finance is provided by UDC Finance Limited. UDC’s lending criteria and standard terms and conditions apply. 

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Current availability for Tiguan R test drives across New Zealand may vary from region to region. Please discuss with your local dealership for more details.


A truly dynamic driving experience

Through numerous generations, our Golf performance models have always been synonymous with the endearing term of ‘hot hatch.’ Now, with the introduction of Tiguan R, we set a new benchmark. And the fundamental driving characteristics of the Tiguan R will certainly not disappoint.

Handle every road like a racetrack with a new first from Volkswagen; 4MOTION with R-Performance Torque Vectoring. This all-wheel-drive technology distributes drive not just between the front and rear axles, but also variably between the two rear wheels. Delivering up to 100% of the possible torque to the wheel on the outside of the bend, it enables an exhilarating drive with maximum grip and stability. 


Featuring Volkswagen’s latest safety technology  

The new Tiguan R boasts a suite of Volkswagen’s cutting edge active and passive safety* features that are designed to help make our roads safer for drivers, passengers and pedestrians. 

*Safety technologies are designed to assist the driver, but should not be used as a substitute for safe driving practices.

All your safety bases covered  

Using a radar sensor, the Front Assist (Autonomous Emergency Braking & Pedestrian Monitoring) detects any potential collision ahead, activating a warning to the driver and also applies automatic braking to help prevent the potential collision.

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Seamless integration and comfort

The new Tiguan R is equipped with premium levels of technology that you would expect from Volkswagen SUV - all of which only add to the pure driving pleasure of the driver and passengers.

Rest assured, this has all the tech covered 

The Tiguan R features the latest generation infotainment system, which allows for intuitive operation. The Discover Pro System is equipped with aspects such as a 9.2” colour touchscreen, 2x UBS-C ports for added convenience, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay and built-in Satellite Navigation with turn-by-turn route guidance.

Ready to make the first move? 

Current availability for Tiguan R test drives across New Zealand may vary from region to region. Please discuss with your local dealership for more details


Tiguan R Local Review

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