2022 VW Tiguan Towing Capacity

January 31st, 2022 by
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan


As you enjoy the design updates in the new Volkswagen Tiguan, you can still enjoy the towing power of this compact SUV. The 2022 VW Tiguan towing capacity reaches up to 1,500 pounds when properly equipped, so you can haul a small item to your outdooring or your next adventure around Urbandale. Discover more about the Tiguan engine and accessories backing up this towing power as well as other ways of transporting your belongings on your drives! 



Tiguan Engine Specs

The new Tiguan is equipped with a turbocharged engine that features standard FWD. However, if you want more control over bumpy roads, then you should upgrade to the 4MOTION® AWD system. In addition to the 1,500-pound Volkswagen Tiguan towing capacity, you can enjoy the following impressive Tiguan engine specs: 

 2.0L 4-cylinder Turbocharged Tiguan Engine 

  • 184 hp 
  • 221 lb-ft of torque 
  • 8-speed automatic transmission 
  • Towing up to 1,500 pounds

Accessories with Volkswagen Tiguan Towing Capacity

If you want to max out the 2022 VW Tiguan towing capacity while staying safe on the Des Moines roads, you will need the right accessories. Speak with our parts center on how to order the VW Trailer Hitch Kit online! This kit includes genuine OEM parts, such as: 

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

Beyond 2022 VW Tiguan Towing Capacity: Interior Space

While you can count on the new Volkswagen Tiguan towing capacity to haul your bigger items, you can also count on the interior space for smaller items. Depending on the number of people on your West Des Moines journey, you can access up to a total cargo space of 65.3 cubic feet. Discover other features and configurations on how you can store more belongings inside the new Tiguan

Experience the New Tiguan at Lithia Volkswagen of Des Moines!

Step inside this new VW SUV today and experience the thrilling power yourself in Johnston! Reach out to us for a test drive appointment or to ask us any questions about the Tiguan lineup. We also have new vehicle specials that you can take advantage of when you shop for your next SUV at Lithia Volkswagen of Des Moines.

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