Is Forward Collision Warning Standard on the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan?
Forward Collision Warning is a desired feature many car shoppers look for when purchasing a new vehicle. This system will automatically warn the driver if it defects a potential frontal collision. Is Forward Collision Warning standard on the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan?
The roster of 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan driver assistance features includes Front Assist (Forward Collision Warning) as standard equipment.
Forward Collision Warning provides both a visual and audio warning in the Tiguan’s instrument cluster if the systems detects a potential collision when the crossover is traveling over 18 miles per hour. If the Tiguan is traveling under 18 miles per hour, the Brake Support (Automatic Emergency Braking) system will activate and help slow the vehicle.
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2020 Volkswagen Tiguan Safety Systems
In addition to Front Assist and Brake Support, a variety of driver assistance and safety features are offered on the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan.
Side Assist (Blind Spot Monitor) uses radar sensing systems to provide a warning when a vehicle is occupying the Tiguan’s blind spot. If the system detects a vehicle in the blind spot when the driver activates the turn signal, a flashing LED will activate in the side mirror.
Other driver assistance features offered on the 2020 Volkswagen Tiguan include Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Assist (Lane Keeping Assist), Park Distance Control, High Beam Control and Area View (Overhead View Camera).
2020 Tiguan models also come equipped with two of Volkswagen’s exclusive safety features; the Automatic Post-Collision Braking system and Intelligent Crash Response system. The Automatic Post-Collision Braking system will automatically apply the vehicle’s brakes if a collision is detected, reducing future collateral damage. Intelligent Crash Response will then automatically shut off the fuel pump, unlock the doors and turn on the Tiguan’s hazard lights.