Tiguan has been the most popular car since 2007 when it's first introduced. Tiguan has also broken the record of selling. And now Tiguan has also got its sister called Tiguan Allspace which is the seven-seater version of Tiguan and both are now in much sharper and more amazing looks. Both share most of the similarities but still, there is a lot to talk about.
Tiguan and Tiguan AllSpace Features
Tiguan and Tiguan Allspace has a slight difference in their features, Tiguan Allspace comes with a petrol engine that is BS6-compliant, 2.0-litre, and doesn't offer a diesel engine. Tiguan provides 17-inch alloy wheels while the Tiguan Allspace provides 18-inch alloy wheels.
When it comes to fuel tank comparison Tiguan gets a 71-liter fuel tank whereas Tiguan Allspace gets a 60-liter fuel tank. Both offer the almost same extra features including Child Safety Lock, Engine immobilizer, Vanity Mirrors on Sun Visors, Cabin-Boot Access, Anti-glare Mirrors, Headlight & Ignition On Reminder, Power Windows, and with a slight difference in both cars.
These cars have smart looks when talks about the exterior if you have one it will make you stand out. Tiguan and Tiguan Allspace has some difference though, both have the same width but Tiguan is 4,486mm long, 1,672mm high, and Wheelbase is 2,677mm. While Tiguan Allspace is 4,821mm long, 1,674mm high, and has a wheelbase of 2,787mm.
Tiguan has 4 doors and Tiguan all space has 5 doors with changed window shapes behind the doors – the Allspace's window flicks up towards the rooftop. Both also have Roof rails, Roof Mounted Antenna, Body-Coloured Bumpers, and Rub – Strips. Tiguan has a sportier look and Tiguan Allspace has got a boxier look.
The main difference in both cars is clear; Tiguan is 5-seater whereas Tiguan Allspace is 7-seater. Both provide high-quality material and also offer entry-level advanced technology including 8.0 touch screens with the connectivity of both Android Auto and Apple Car Play, but Tiguan Allspace also offers satellite navigation at a basic level.
All the primary controls are correct where you need them, it's very much constructed and there are extraordinary little contacts, for example, delicate felt lining in the door bins to stop things from shaking around. Cars have some fun feature to talk about including six Speakers, USB Compatibility, Aux Compatibility, Bluetooth Compatibility, MP3 Playback, AM/FM Radio, iPod Compatibility, and Voice Command Both provides Air Conditioner and Heater, Vanity Mirrors on Sun Visors, Cabin-Boot Access, Anti-glare Mirrors, Parking Sensors (Front and Rear) and Steering Adjustment. There are also some useful small spaces in the interior including Cup Holders (Front and rear), Driver Armrest Storage, Cooled Glove Box, and Sunglass Holder.
Driving and Handling:
Both the Tiguan and Tiguan Allspace are very easy and comfortable to drive and have high seating positions in both cars, High seating position is a useful feature where you don’t have to do extra efforts to look around.
Both cars come with display screens where almost every function can function properly that makes the driving easier, Drivers can also have Automatic Head Lamps, Follow me home headlamps, Trip Meter, Digital clock, Low Fuel Level Warning, Door Ajar Warning, Adjustable Cluster Brightness, Gear Indicator, and Tachometer and most of all Steering mounted controls.
Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace has a 340-liter boot that can be stretched out up to 1,274 liters. Volkswagen Tiguan has a 615-liter boot with all the seats up and space can be expanded to 1,655 liters with the back seat collapsed down. As you would expect, these two are firmly coordinated – all things considered, they are five and seven-seat forms of a similar vehicle. The Tiguan is extraordinary compared to other family all-rounders.
Tiguan and Tiguan AllSpace Safety features:
With all the other amazing features, Both Tiguan and Tiguan Allspace also worked on their safety features to provide a complete package to their customer that is the main popularity of the Tiguan family you can say.
In terms of safety, Tiguan Allspace provides 7 Airbags (Driver, Front Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Knee, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side) while Tiguan has 6 Airbags (Driver, Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side, Pedestrian). Both cars offer Middle rear three-point seatbelt for your protection, Middle Rear Head Rest, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Child Seat Anchor Points, Seat Belt Warning, Anti-Lock Braking System, Electronic Brake-force-Distribution, Brake-Assist, Electronic Stability Program, Traction Control System, Traction Control System and Differential electronic locks. Tiguan Allspace has a Parking Assist Reverse camera and there is a slight difference for not having a Parking Assist Reverse camera in Tiguan.
The Pricing of the Tiguan 5 seater entry-level model with a 1.4-liter turbocharged petrol engine starts from the range of £23,250 where you can have climate control and 17-inch alloys as well. But with more options like SE NAV, 18-inch alloys, cruise control, and all-around parking sensors and with some advanced technology as standard, you can get the car at the price of £39,510. And when it comes to Tiguan Allspace the price range is £30,965 to £43,820.
Volkswagen Tiguan offers good fuel economy and very low running costs. The 2.0 litre, 148bhp version offers 47.9mpg and emits 147g per km of CO2. The 4Motion version claims 42.8mpg and emits 173g per km. The 1.5litre engine offers 151g per km and 42mpg. When it comes to Tiguan Allspace, it comes with a 2.0litre, 148bhp version which has an economy of 55.4mpg and emits 132g per km. This is the best out of all the engines.
Thoughts of good auto dealers:
According to the reviews of most auto dealers, Both Tiguan and Tiguan Allspace offers the almost same features, both are the most comfortable versions with easier driving handles, Both come with plenty of advanced kit options, the slight difference is of 5 and 7-seater, You can have extra boot space as well. The choice is yours depending on your preferences and requirements.