Demonstrating the future directions this Tiguan might take is the Tiguan GTE C the first plug-in hybrid SUV from Volkswagen, which the model is showing within the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show.
The Vw Tiguan GTE, which is being shown as a concept auto, develops a system power of 160 kW / 218 PS and can protect a distance of as much as 50 km around “E-Mode” driving as an all-electric zero-emission automotive. Its average fuel consumption (combined) is often a mere 1.Nine l/100 km; this means a CO2 emissions figure of 49 g/km.
The relatively long electrical driving range not only benefits from the on the outside chargeable lithium-ion battery using an energy capacity for 13.0 kWh, but from a solar element that is integrated during the roof C a world distinctive. Under ideal conditions, the energy that it creates annually is sufficient to add to 1,000 kilometre of driving range (Germany 500 kilometers, Southern Europe 900 to 1,000 km), depending on the regional sun radiation power.
TSI plus E plus DSG
The concept car is pushed via its prominent axle by a direct-injection turbocharged petrol website (1.4 TSI having 115 kW) plus an electric motor. The lithium-ion high-voltage power supply supplies the electric motor utilizing energy. The Tiguan GTE operates with a 6-speed dual-clutch gearbox (DSG) which was specially developed for hybrid car use. The electric motor unit was integrated into the particular gearbox housing. Additional components of the mixture drive include the power electronics (converts Power power from the battery pack to AC energy for the electric motor) as well as a charger. The Tiguan GTE are usually driven in the described E-Mode or in one of the several other modes A mix of both, Battery Charge, or even GTE.
After starting the force system, the concept car automatically drives away in “E-Mode”. When a the bare minimum charge level of it has been reached as well as when there is very high need for power, the travel system automatically changes over to the “Hybrid” mode. This means that “E-Mode” is deactivated, and the Tiguan GTE now behaves being a classic full cross vehicle. It premiums the battery regeneratively during deceleration along with automatically uses the particular TSI and/or electric motor according to the driving a vehicle situation. By pushing the “E-Mode” button, the operator can manually plunge to zero-emissions operation if necessary. Specifically driven by motor unit, the Tiguan then provides a top speed for 130 km/h.
GTE mode mainly because boost function
The driver printing presses the GTE button to switch to GTE mode, in which activates the sporty side of the concept car. This GTE form is an exclusive aspect of all Volkswagen autos with a plug-in hybrid travel system. The characteristics of your accelerator pedal, gear box and steering are produced noticeably more powerful, and the tuning on the TSI is more performance concentrated. In addition, in the GTE function the TSI and electric motor work together in what is called “boosting” which makes the full product power and the highest possible system torque out there. The Tiguan GTE then includes a top speed involving 200 km/h and enhances to 100 km/h inside a short 8.1 seconds.