Designed and built by a separate engineering wing of VW the new Tiguan R line goes on sale in June.
The basis for the new R Line is the Sport model added to which is a new body-coloured front splitter sitting below the front bumper along with a unique matt chrome grille section. Blistered wheel arches surround new R line 19 inch multi spoke alloy wheels. A small spoiler sits at the top of the rear window to complete the new look.
To complement the new stylish body additions there is greater comfort inside, a new flat-bottomed multifunction steering wheel is joined by a set of contoured sports seats complete with 'R' logos. New R Line aluminum pedals and trim. Advanced 2Zone climate control is also fitted as standard in addition to the already comprehensive range of standard equipment fitted to the Sport model. This includes four airbags, automatic lights, front fog lights, rain sensors and sports suspension.
The VW Tiguan R Line can be ordered in a choice of colours; Candy White, Reflex Silver, Deep Black, Biscay Blue and Mountain Grey. It is available fitted with a range of 2.0 TDI common rail diesel engines in 140 PS and 170 PS outputs as well as a 2.0 litre TSI engine. Prices start at £24,635 for the 2.0 litre PS model rising to £26,305 for the 2.0 litre TSI.