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Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI R-Line on-sale from $46,990+ORC

The Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI R-Line has gone on-sale in Australia from $46,990+ORC becoming the brand’s “most affordable R-Line SUV to date”.

The VW Tiguan 132TSI R-Line has arrived in Australia with 1000 units being offered locally. Based on the Comfortline variant it adds, R-Line package with two-tone ‘Race’ cloth upholstery, 19″ Sebring alloys, second-generation Active Info display and tinted windows. Also standard is the brand’s Driver Assistance Package (which is usually a cost-option on the Comfortline) which offers Adaptive Cruise Control, Side Assist, Rear Traffic Alert, Traffic Jam Assist and Emergency Assist. The only cost options are an electric glass sunroof ($2000) and metallic or pearl effect paint ($700). The standard hue is Pure White with the choices of Tungsten Silver Metallic, Indium Grey Metallic or Deep Black Pearl Effect Paint.

Tiguan 132TSI R-line Edition Price and features

$46,990+ORC

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  • 4MOTION all-wheel-drive
  • 7-speed DSG transmission
  • 132kW/320Nm 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine 
  • Dynamic LED Headlights 
  • Keyless Access and start
  • Electric folding exterior mirrors
  • Front Assist with City EB, Pedestrian Monitoring, Lane Assist, Park Assist,
  • Multi-collision brake and Rear View Camera
  • Front & rear sensors with Manoeuvre Braking
  • 8-inch Discover Media navigation system
  • App-Connect, Media Control and 3x USB ports
  • Auto headlights and Rain sensing wipers
  • Air Care 3-zone climate control air conditioning
  • Driving profile selection with 4MOTION Active Control (4MOTION models)
  • Front fog lights
  • Easy open and close electric tailgate
  • R-Line interior package with two-tone ‘Race’ cloth with ‘San Remo’ microfibre and R-Line logo
  • 19-inch Sebring alloys 
  • Active info display (Generation 2)
  • Tinted windows
  • Driver Assistance Package (Adaptive Cruise Control, Side Assist, Rear Traffic Alert, Traffic Jam Assist, Emergency Assist)


Isaac Bober

Isaac Bober

Isaac Bober was born in the shadow of Mount Panorama in Bathurst and, so, it was inevitable he’d fall into work as a motoring writer. He began his motoring career in 2000 reviewing commercial vehicles, before becoming editor of Caravan & Motorhome magazine. He then moved to MOTOR Magazine before going freelance and contributing to Overlander 4WD, 4×4 Australia, TopGear Australia, Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness, The Australian, CARSguide, and many more.