The last model of Volkswagen Touareg came in 2010. Therefore, six years are sufficient enough to bring the latest and trendiest changes in this car. Reports say that it will show good off road capability, high towing capacity and confident handling. Let’s see the changes made in this new car.
Design of new 2017 Volkswagen Touareg
- Spacious interior.
- Modern infotainment system.
- Heated and leather feel seats for passengers.
- Expanded cargo space.
Designers of 2017 Volkswagen Touareg have worked hard in constructing the interior of this new model. Rumours are there in the market that Touareg has been added with modern technology and finest materials to make interior luxurious. This time, it can accommodate five-seven adults because there is an option of third row. The seats are covered with Nappa leather along with heating function so that the passengers enjoy their ride with comfort. Modern infotainment system will include an incredible navigation system, 10.1 touchscreen LED, Bluetooth audio, phone connectivity and an eight-speaker sound system. Cargo space has been expanded up to 17.6 cubic inches.
2017 Volkswagen Touareg – Powertrain and Fuel Economy
- Three engine options.
- Gasoline, hybrid and a diesel engine.
- Fuel economy of 18-21 mpg in city and 24-30 on highways.
- Towing capacity of 7,713 pounds.
Although not much has been known about the engine specs for this new SUV, some sources indicate that this time new Volkswagen Touareg 2017 will be incorporated into three different engines in its various trims. Its base engine will be 1.4 L 4- cylinder TSI petrol engine that can generate 123 hp and 110lb-ft of torque. This unit is enabled with the 7-speed dual clutch DSG transmission system. Hybrid engine of 2017 VW Touareg will be of 3.6 L V6 engine with two electric motors producing 264 KW of power and 280 lb-ft of torque. It will be offered with four-wheel drive. The third engine will be diesel 2.0 L TDI engine that will be paired with six manual gearboxes, producing 148 hp. This new car will deliver fuel economy of 21 mpg in city and 30 mpg on highways. Along with Volkswagen Touareg can receive a towing capacity of maximum 7,716 pounds apart from its powertrain.
When it comes to the advanced level of car manufacturing, numbers of competitors will increase with each of technological advancements added to that particular vehicle. In this context, 2017 Volkswagen Touareg will face tough competition from some of the famous brands which include:
- Honda CR-V.
- Toyota RAV4.
- Mazda CX-5.
- Ford Escape.
2017 Volkswagen Touareg – Expected Price and Date of Launch
The price of this model will be between $42,795 to $50,245. All-new volkswagen touareg SUV will be launched in three different trims. However, the price for each of the trims is yet to be revealed officially. Trims comprise o:
- 2017 Volkswagen Touareg Sport.
- 2017 Volkswagen Touareg Lux VR6.
- 2017 Volkswagen Touareg Executive TDI.
The model will be on the market in the second half of 2017. If you want to ride an exciting midsize SUV with strong powertrain configuration, exclusive interior and exterior specification, then you should go for all-new Volkswagen Touareg. This car will deliver you the exact taste of luxury while driving and you will love to be with this car. German car manufacturer Volkswagen SUV will launch its new model of VW touareg in the second half of 2017.