The Volkswagen Touareg has become one of the top luxury, full-size crossovers that boast all of what you would expect in a luxurious import. The Touareg has quickly become a very versatile that sports some of the best car features and comes standard with the versatility of an SUV. The idea to have an all in one vehicle will be redefined once again with the upcoming 2018 Volkswagen Touareg.
The 2018 Touareg will once again bring back the high quality that we see in all newer Volkswagen’s along with refined amenities such as style, comfort, and power. The roomy interior will appeal to larger families while the luxury options will appeal to those looking for the best qualities in modern automobiles. From what we’ve seen, the best is yet to come which is precisely what Volkswagen’s intending.
This preview takes a closer look at the new 2018 Volkswagen Touareg specs, features, price, and release date for all models including the TDI and VR6 in Executive, Luxury, and Sports Car editions.
2018 Volkswagen Touareg Specs and Features – TDI and VR6 Models
Some of the biggest improvements to the 2018 Volkswagen Touareg specs and features are believed to be seen on the outside. One of the biggest disappointments of previous models is the boring design, but we’re hearing a redesign is on the way. This may include a sportier front-end for both the TDI and VR6 models along with high quality LED lighting, narrow grille, and much more.
On the inside, the luxury interior will return along with upgraded safety features including a standard back up camera with a wide angle view, more versatile and comfortable rear centre seat dual zone climate control, ventilated seats, premium leather interior and much more. Safety is also believed to become a focal point as we’ll likely see lane change assist, front parking assist, crash avoidance, rain sensing wipers, lane departure assist, emergency braking and much more.
The versatility of the new Touareg will once again be seen with a hands-free liftgate, roomy interior, split folding rear seats, 4WD and 2WD options, and plenty of cargo room across two rows of seating and behind the rear seat. Technology won’t be an issue either with an amazing high def touchscreen, overhead camera view, wireless charging, satellite radio, 3D navigation, hands-free calling, Android and Apple support, and much more.
The 2018 Touareg engine specs will also be getting an upgrade as we’re likely to see an economic V6 285-hp 3.6 and 242-hp 3.0-litre engine along with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The gas mileage will remain average ranging from 18-22MPG/city and up to 24-30MPG/highway.
2018 Volkswagen Touareg Price and Release Date – TDI and VR6 Models
Previous versions of the Touareg have been competitively priced at the higher end of the spectrum, and unfortunately, there doesn’t seem to be much change with the upcoming models. Rumours on the launch price are already coming in with full details on the 2018 Touareg price below.
|2018 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Executive Price||Starting at $63,900|
|2018 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Luxury Price||Starting at $55,400|
|2018 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Sports Price||Starting at $50,600|
|2018 Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Executive Price||Starting at $60,200|
|2018 Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Luxury Price||Starting at $51,900|
|2018 Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Sports Price||Starting at $43,200|
Early word on the 2018 Volkswagen Touareg release date suggests consumers won’t have to wait long as expectations that all models will be available on the market late in 2017. International markets will be the first to see the new Touareg which should be available for purchase during the 2017 3rd quarter, but US consumers will have to wait until the holiday season.
As more information comes in on the 2018 VW Touareg specs, features, price, and release date we’ll bring in the very latest in rumors and confirmations as soon as we get more.