2023 Volkswagen Tiguan Trim Levels: R-Line, S & SEL Guide

2023 Tiguan

If you're here to shop for new Volkswagen Tiguan SUVs for sale, you'll want to know about all the new 2023 VW Tiguan trim levels available. What features and options are offered, and how do the Tiguan trims compare? Let's answer these questions and more as we look at the 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan configurations available at your local VW dealer.

2023 Volkswagen Tiguan Configurations and Trims

Before covering the extra-sporty R-Line models, let's start at the beginning of the Tiguan lineup with the 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan S and Tiguan SE. With an attractive starting price and key amenities like the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit, heated front seats, and Blind Spot Monitor & Front Assist, the 2023 VW Tiguan S base model delivers exceptional technology, comfort, and value for midsize SUV shoppers.

The 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan SE builds upon the firm foundation of the S model by adding an array of convenience and safety systems, including App-Connect with wireless capability, a remote opening and closing power liftgate, and Travel Assist & Emergency Assist. Together, these features elevate your Tiguan driving experience and ensure peace of mind is yours with the touch of a button.

Now that we've covered the impressive 2023 VW Tiguan SE and S trims, it's time to uncover the remaining variants among the 2023 VW Tiguan packages, namely the SE R-Line and SEL R-Line.

Meet the 2023 VW Tiguan R-Line Models

SUV shoppers with the new Volkswagen Tiguan on their radar have probably already heard something about the 2023 VW Tiguan SE R-Line Black or the 2023 VW Tiguan SEL R-Line. These two models add extra style and sportiness to this midsize SUV.

For 2023, the new SE R-Line Black comes fitted with a range of sporty black accents that help this edition stand out from the rest of the 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan lineup. Sporty R-Line design elements grace this model, inside and out, with the real head-turner being its 19" black alloy wheels.

Inside, the 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan SE R-Line Black gains amenities that turn its cabin into an even more tranquil and enjoyable space to spend time in. A 15-color interior ambient lighting system sets the mood on your night drives while a panoramic sunroof overhead lets in the stars or the sun.

For those who want the ultimate expression of Volkswagen style and sport driving in a midsize SUV, there's the 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line. You'll find many of the highly desirable features of other Tiguan trims here, but plenty of upgrades make the SEL R-Line the top option when looking for a fully loaded Volkswagen midsize SUV.

The range-topping 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan SEL R-Line is highlighted by:

  • Fender® Premium Audio System
  • Ventilated leather seats
  • LED headlights and Illuminated grille

2023 VW Tiguan Performance and Capability

Every 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan SUV is motivated by a robust yet efficient turbocharged 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder, putting out 184 horsepower and 221 pound-feet of torque. Power can be routed to the wheels either through standard front-wheel drive (FWD) or the highly advanced 4MOTION all-wheel drive (AWD).

When properly equipped, VW Tiguan towing capacity reaches 1,500 pounds,1 allowing this midsize SUV to pull a light trailer with ease.

Which 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan Will You Select?

Now that we've covered the 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan trim levels in detail, which version seems right for you? If you're still deciding on your preferred new Volkswagen SUV, we encourage you to see our current VW Tiguan lease deals to see how affordable driving one of these new sport-utes can be.

When you're ready to discover the 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan packages in person, head over to your local Volkswagen dealership. You'll be able to tour and test drive a Tiguan for yourself, where you can thoroughly compare the 2023 VW Tiguan configurations at your leisure.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the trim levels of the 2023 Tiguan?

The 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan is offered in the following trim levels: 2023 VW Tiguan S, 2023 VW Tiguan SE, 2023 VW Tiguan SE R-Line Black, and 2023 VW Tiguan SEL R-Line. Each 2023 Tiguan trim provides unique features and value. Whether you choose a highly affordable 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan S or a fully loaded Tiguan SEL R-Line, you'll enjoy advanced features and efficient performance.

What is the difference between a Tiguan SEL and a Tiguan R-Line?

For 2023, the Volkswagen Tiguan SEL and Tiguan R-Line join forces as a singular trim, the 2023 VW Tiguan SEL R-Line. This SUV pairs the premium amenities of previous SEL trims with distinctive R-Line design elements to produce the ultimate in Tiguan style and substance. The SEL R-Line is highlighted by a Fender® Premium Audio System, ventilated leather seats, LED headlights, and an illuminated grille.

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1Maximum tow rating when equipped with 2.0L Turbo engine and factory-installed towing hitch. Vehicle load, other accessories, and options may reduce maximum towing capacity. See vehicle Owner's Manual for details.