2011 Volkswagen Tiguan – Review, Specs, Configurations, Prices, and Interior

2011 Volkswagen Tiguan

MSRP: $23,720 - $35,090










  • The interior is refined, high-quality.
  • The scores for protection are outstanding.
  • It has wide and convenient seats.
  • It is handled smoothly.


  • The cargo capacity is limited.


The 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan is an excellent compact sports car. The Tiguan is the origination of Volkswagen to the ever-growing compact SUV. Volkswagen Tiguan is reliable to the proven competitor on the market with European style and performance. The 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan has a powerful 2.0L turbo FSI engine. It offers a six-speed manual (S only FWD) and a six-speed automatic powertrain.

The 2011 VW Tiguan all trims are available on either the front-wheel-drive or the all-wheel-drive 4Motion. The including features are six airbags, anti-lock brakes, tire pressure monitoring systems, traction sensors, and electronic stability control used with the necessary safety kit. By 2011, S and SE trimmings have new alloy wheel style standards, and all trims are fitted with a new steering wheel. Bluetooth has become standard in all trims of the 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan with a satellite-free test shortened from six to three months.

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Specs and Features

Engine2.0L I-4
Seating5 Passengers
Power200 @ 5100 rpm
Transmission6-speed manual
MPG20 City / 25 Hwy
DrivetrainFront-wheel Drive
2011 Volkswagen Tiguan  Specs and Features


The MSRP of the 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan is ranging between $23,720 – $35,090.

What’s Newly Include in 2011 

The new upgrades in the 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan include the following features:

  • It has a significant turbo lag.

2011 Volkswagen Tiguan  Configurations

The different configurations of the 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan  are the following:

1. S trim

Price: The MSRP of the S trim is ranging between $23,720 – $26,775.

Specs and Features: It comes with a 2.0L I-4 Engine,6-spd man w/OD Transmission,200 @ 5,100 rpm Horsepower,207 @ 1,800 rpm Torque, front-wheel-drive type, ABS and driveline Traction control,16″ silver aluminum wheels, front air conditioning, climatic manual, AM/FM stereo, seek-scan radio, key fob (all doors) remote keyless entry, heated mirrors, cloth seat trim, driver and passenger lumbar support.

2. SE trim

Price: The MSRP of the SE trim is ranging between $28,215 – $30,170.

Specs and Features: It comes with 6-spd w/OD Transmission,17″ silver aluminum wheels, driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback heated front seats, SIRIUS AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan radio,1st row LCD monitor, front fog/driving lights, and leatherette seat Trim.

3. SEL trim

Price: The MSRP of the SEL trim is ranging between $33,135 – $35,090.

Specs and Features: It comes with 1st and 2nd-row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof,18″ silver aluminum wheels, front air conditioning, dual-zone Climatronic automatic, Windshield wipers – rain-sensing, leather seat trim, and navigation system.

2011 Volkswagen Tiguan Configuration
2011 Volkswagen Tiguan Configurations

Which is the best Tiguan model?

The best trim model for the 2011 VW Tiguan is S trim, as it is the least expensive, starting at $22,840. It comes with excellent features like 200-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium),6-speed manual w/OD, Front-wheel drive with five-passenger capacity.

2011 Volkswagen Tiguan  Interior

What is the seating capacity

The total seating capacity of the 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan is five.

How many Child Car Seats are there

The rear seats are comfortable and smooth, enabling the installation of three child seats. Still, the seat base was only wide enough to match the models we used, so you would certainly need to verify if your chosen models will fit across the Tiguan during your test drive if you wish to add three child seats.

Interior Quality

The 2011 VW Tiguan features a luxury cabin similar to Audi in its overall efficiency, as with most VW range. The luxury appearance is improved by high-end materials, strong quality, and even real metal trim.

Cargo Space

It has limited cargo space. About 23.8 cubic feet are available for all seating areas and 56.1 with the durable rear seat.

Infotainment, Bluetooth, and Navigation

By attaching your wireless handset, the 2011 VW Tiguan will come with Bluetooth. The base S trim but is uniform on the SE and SEL. All Tiguans are fitted with an Apple CarPlay and Android Auto 8.0in Touchscreen as standard, with sat Nav adding Life trim.

2011 Volkswagen Tiguan Interior
2011 Volkswagen Tiguan Interior

Should I Buy a 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan?

Yes, you should, as the 2011 Tiguan Volkswagen is a little more upscale with sporty handling and luxury interiors than many of its rivals, making it an ideal option for those looking for the luxurious 2011 SUV.

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Is the 2011 VW Tiguan a good car?

With sports handling and premium interiors, the 2011 Tiguan Volkswagen is somewhat higher than many of its new vehicles, making it the best alternative for the 2011 luxurious SUV.

What is a 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan worth?

The 2011 Volkswagen Tiguan’s price is ranging from $2,556 to $9,269.

Is a 2011 VW Tiguan a reliable car?

RepairPal notes that the Volkswagen Tiguan, which is last among 26 other identical SUVs in its class, is the least reliable SUV. RepairPal gave the Tiguan reliability of 3 out of five, which for the category is less than average.

How many miles can the 2011 VW Tiguan last?

With good maintenance, the 2011 VW Tiguan will last for more than 150.000 miles.

For more information about the latest Volkswagen Tiguan, kindly visit the Official Website.

Bilal Ibrahim

Bilal Ibrahim is an automotive engineer, graduated from NED University of Engineering and Technology.