IIHS Announces 2018 Tiguan Safety Rating

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Tiguan on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 6:47 pm
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan back view on road

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Safety Features and Ratings

Car shoppers are always looking to find the safest vehicles possible. Multiple awards and recognitions are offered that endorse some of the safest car, trucks and crossovers on the roads today. The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan safety features and ratings have helped the crossover earn one of these significant awards.

Tiguan IIHS Safety Rating

The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan has earned the designation of Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

“We are so pleased to receive the IIHS Top Safety Pick award for the all-new Tiguan. This award demonstrates Volkswagen’s longstanding commitment to vehicle safety and the development of innovative technologies.” -Derrick Hatami, Executive Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Aftersales, Volkswagen of America, Inc.

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan red front view
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan back storage area

2018 Tiguan Safety and Driver Awareness Systems

Multiple assistance systems will be offered on the 2018 Tiguan that are designed to increase safety and driver awareness. The Tiguan will come equipped with the Volkswagen Automatic Post-Collision Braking System as standard equipment. This system is unique to the Volkswagen lineup. Post-Collision braking will automatically apply the brakes if the vehicle senses a collision, reducing the chance of further damage.

Read More: Has the 2018 Tiguan won any other awards?

Other driver-assistance systems offered on the 2018 Tiguan include:

  • Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring (Front Assist).
  • Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert.
  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC).
  • Lane Departure Warning (Lane Assist).
  • Front and rear Park Distance Control with Maneuver Braking (ParkPilot).
  • High Beam Control (Light Assist).
  • Overhead View Camera (Area View).

The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is now available here at Onion Creek Volkswagen. Car shoppers interested in learning more about the crossover can schedule a test drive or view our inventory here on our website.

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