2022 Volkswagen Tiguan Towing Capacity

2022 Volkswagen Tiguan Back


When you’re looking for an SUV upgrade, you want to bring home a model that can keep pace with every aspect of your lifestyle. Whether you’re in need of an SUV that offers cargo space for backpacks or you want a model that can help you tow your weekend toys, the VW Tiguan has you covered. 

So, what is the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan towing capacity? When properly equipped, the VW towing capacity reaches a sturdy 1,500 pounds. Continue your VW research below and get to know the VW Tiguan engine and more with our Traverse City team!

VW Tiguan Towing Capacity: Engine Specs

The 2022 VW Tiguan serves up exactly what you’d expect from a premium German-engineered SUV. The VW Tiguan towing capacity is supported by a strong powertrain that will help you take on every Bellaire drive with ease, whether you’re towing a maximum load or riding solo. 

Out of the gate, the 2022 VW Tiguan engine comes turbocharged and paired with an efficient front-wheel drive setup. If you’d like to add extra control to your commute from Kalkaska to Lake City, you can upgrade with the 4MOTION® AWD system. Take a closer look at the VW Tiguan engine specs here:

 2.0L 4-cylinder Turbocharged Tiguan Engine 

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

VW Tiguan Towing Capacity: Towing Accessories & Payload

While raw engine power certainly contributes to a strong Volkswagen Tiguan towing capacity, VW offers refined elements and accessories to make hauling cargo stress-free. Team up with our parts team to equip your SUV with the VW Trailer Hitch Kit, which includes:

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

When you put the VW Tiguan towing power and payload capacity of 1,157 pounds to work, our accessories will help to keep your vehicle in top shape. Outfit your vehicle with cargo organizers, floor liners, sport racks, and more!

VW Tiguan: Interior Space

The VW Tiguan towing prowess is certainly impressive, and the generous interior cargo dimensions keep pace. Whether you’re storing your gear or making space for friends and family to ride along, the well-appointed VW Tiguan interior will make everyone feel right at home. 2022 VW Tiguan interior dimensions are as follows:

  • Total Passenger Space: 124 cubic feet
  • Front Headroom: 39.6 / 39.1 / 33.8 inches
  • Front Legroom: 40.2 / 36.6 / 27.9 inches
  • Total Cargo Space: 65.3 cubic feet 

Test Drive the Tiguan at Serra Volkswagen of Traverse City!

As you can see, the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan offers plenty of grit to help you take on every Traverse City adventure. Visit us today to get behind the wheel of this deluxe SUV to see if it’s worthy of the vacant spot in your driveway. Looking for a bit more hauling power? Explore the 2022 VW Atlas towing capacity with us today!


More from Serra Volkswagen of Traverse City

  • 2023 Volkswagen ID.4 Interior

      Has the time come for you to leave ordinary in your rearview mirror? If so, the 2023 Volkswagen ID.4 is a worthy addition to your Bellaire driveway. This incredible electric vehicle (EV) offers a strong electric range and head-turning good looks. While both of those highlights make the VW ID.4 a smart buy, the…

  • 2023 Volkswagen Atlas MPG

    If you’re in the market for a spacious SUV that can accommodate your growing family, you may think that gas guzzlers are your only option. Luckily, the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas offers the best of both worlds! This roomy seven-seater has plenty of space for your passengers and gear, while the drivetrain is easy on the…

  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos Configurations

      Are you in need of an automotive upgrade? If your travels on the Bellaire streets could use a boost, the 2022 VW Taos is an ideal option. This SUV manages to be spacious yet agile, powerful yet refined, and so much more. Best of all, there are three Volkswagen Taos configurations to choose from,…