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2016 Volkswagen TouaregView 2017 Model Price, Photos, Reviews & Features

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2016 Volkswagen Touareg Overview (See Available Styles)

Positioned atop the Volkswagen lineup, the five-seat Touareg SUV competes with luxury crossovers like the Lexus RX and Lincoln MKX. It comes with a choice of two powertrains: a traditional gas V-6 engine or a turbo-diesel V-6.

New for 2016
The hybrid model is no longer offered.

Significant Standard Features
  • 280-horsepower, 3.6-liter gas V-6 engine
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • All-wheel drive
  • Bi-xenon high-intensity-discharge headlights
  • Heated side mirrors
  • Heated front seats
  • Sliding and reclining backseat
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Automatic air conditioning
  • Required in every new car: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system
Significant Available Features
  • 240-hp, turbo-diesel 3.0-liter V-6
  • Leather upholstery
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Navigation system
  • Ventilated front seats with adjustable side bolsters
  • Power-adjustable steering wheel
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Autonomous emergency braking
  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Power moonroof
Overview courtesy of Cars.com

EPA Fuel Economy

  • City: 17 - 21 MPG
  • Highway: 23 - 29 MPG

Consumer Reviews Summary

Overall Rating:
4.4/5
Value:
4.3/5
Exterior:
4.8/5
Interior:
4.8/5
Comfort:
4.9/5
Performance:
4.6/5
Reliability:
4.8/5

7 of 9 (77%) consumers said they would recommend this vehicle to a friend.

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