Spy Shots: Volkswagen Tiguan Blue Motion testing in China
Published on January 30, 2013 by W.E. Ning
Volkswagen is working on a facelift for the Volkswagen Tiguan, it will be launched on the Shanghai Auto Show in April. At the same time Volkswagen will also launch the Blue Motion version of the Tiguan. New spy shots show the facelifted Volkswagen Tiguan Blue Motion testing all-naked on a muddy road. The Tiguan is made in China by the Shanghai-Volkswagen joint venture.
The Volkswagen Tiguan Blue Motion is green. Power comes from a 131hp 1.4 TSI petrol engine, helped by a brake energy recovery system, a start/stop system, a low-drag aerodynamic package, and low resistance tires.
Price for the current Tiguan starts at 189.800 yuan and ends at 309.800 yuan, price the Blue Motion will likely start around 200.000 yuan.
The Tiguan Blue Motion is the the third Volkswagen Blue Motion to hit the Chinese car market, the Magontan Blue Motion and Sagitar Blue Motion were launched late last year, all powered by the same 1.4 TSI engine.
Green in a dirty world.