2023 Volkswagen Tiguan Towing Capacity

June 5th, 2023 by
A silver VW Tiguan is driving along a road.

The 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan is highly regarded by Topeka drivers and industry experts for its advanced technology, spacious interior, and timeless yet modern design. But how much can the Volkswagen Tiguan tow? When properly equipped, the Volkswagen Tiguan towing capacity reaches 1,500 pounds. Take a closer look at the Tiguan engine specs with the team at Crown Volkswagen to see if this midsize SUV has the capabilities you’re looking for! Afterward, get in touch with us to arrange a test drive of a Volkswagen Tiguan in Lawrence!



2023 Volkswagen Tiguan Engine Specs

As mentioned, the VW Tiguan towing capacity reaches a respectable 1,500 pounds with the proper equipment. A 2.0L four-cylinder turbocharged engine and FWD (front-wheel drive) come standard, but you can also upgrade to 4MOTION® AWD for enhanced traction and control on slippery Olathe roads. Check out the Tiguan engine specs below:

 2.0L 4-cylinder Turbocharged Tiguan Engine 

  • 184 hp
  • 221 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • Maximum towing capacity: 1,500 pounds

What Is Needed to Achieve the Max VW Tiguan Towing Capacity?

The VW Trailer Hitch Kit is required to reach the Volkswagen Tiguan towing capacity of 1,500 pounds. It includes the following features to help you safely tow around the Kansas City area:

  • Hitch receiver
  • Ball and ball mount
  • Electrical kit
  • Bolt and clip

For more information on these towing features, get in touch with the Crown Volkswagen parts center.

Learn More About the Powerful Tiguan Engine at Crown Volkswagen

The VW Tiguan towing capacity is impressive, but that is truly just the beginning. If you’re ready to get behind the wheel of this remarkable SUV, we can make that happen! Explore our new vehicle inventory to find your ideal Tiguan trim level, then start a conversation with us so we can set up a time for you to take it for a test drive. You can even get a head start on the car-buying process with our convenient online resources, including our secure financing application, trade-in valuation tool, and monthly payment calculator.


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