2016 VW Touareg

Saturday, March 21st 2015. | Volkswagen

It sounds cool and interesting when we heard that the German automaker is ready to start the competition by offering their completely redesigned model with more variants for 2016 VW Touareg. This car is mentioned by some sites that it is coming out with three rows of seats to support seven passengers and it will start the production soon. You could also find out the five-seater model. The larger model is designed for US market and it is quite popular as a full-size SUV. Volkswagen will be more competitive by launching 2016 Touareg.

New VW Touareg

2016 VW Touareg: Changes

Based on the reports, the car will be designed with MLB platform. This modular architecture will affect its current look through some redesigned parts and it is not surprising if this platform has big contribution to give lightweight body for more than 700 lbs from the current model. It happens because the non-rusted metal and aluminum with chrome and other best quality materials. Furthermore, there will be a spacious cabin to offer inside. 2016 VW Touareg is still recognizable as the current model but the car is much better than before. For the most changes inside, you could find out the more space with comfortable nuance to complete the high-technology package. This car is claimed to be one of the safest SUV with the support of upgraded safety system for best protection. There will be more options for the exterior and interior colors. The top model will be equipped with high-quality leather.

2016 VW Touareg: TDI Engine, Hybrid

With more variants to offer, of course the company gives more engine options but it will be the same as the current model. The engine is improved to gain more output with better fuel economy. For the base version, it goes with V6 engine 3.6 liter to produce about 280 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque.

2016 VW Touareg diesel engine could generate 240 horsepower with 406 pounds of torque. It happens because the support of TDI engine 3.0 liter which is mated to eight-speed transmission for four-wheel drive system.

2016 VW Touareg for hybrid engine will go with the combination of V6 supercharged engine 3.0 liter direct injection support and also an electric motor to provide an output for about 380 horsepower and 428 pound of torque.

2016 VW Touareg: Release Date and Price

The main rivals for this car are CX-9 Mazda, Ford Explorer, Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee. The release date of 2016 VW Touareg could be before the end of fall, 2015 and the base price tag could be about $46,000.

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