The 2018 VW Touareg is the upcoming model of the sensational VW Touareg model. This vehicle is a mid-size crossover SUV produced by the German motor giant Volkswagen since the year 2002. This car falls in the category of luxury vehicles. Since its launch, the VW Touareg has gone through generational changes with the first generation-spanning from 2002 to 2010. The second generation took over from 2011 and seems to be ending with the 2016 model. The 2018 VW Touareg is going to be the first model in the third generation of this legacy. It is expected to have an enhanced sporty design and an engine that revs with more power. This SUV promises to have appealing changes in various vital aspects as follows.
2018 VW Touareg – Exterior and Interior Design
This new generation SUV comes with new and very flexible MLB Evo architecture. So expect the 2018 VW Touareg to be lighter than its predecessors. The use of aluminum metal and other light materials in making the car accounts for this reduction in its weight. This, in turn, will certainly make the car more fuel efficient and easier to control on the road. At the car’s front end, varied and arguably quite appealing changes have been introduced, this includes the signature brand logo VW. The trapezoid-shaped grille is redesigned and includes very powerful fog lights. This will make it easier for the driver to navigate in foggy and rainy conditions without the bother of reflective light. To enhance its modern appeal, the LED lights are redesigned into a more stylish look. This ultra modern SUV will ride on eighteen-inch alloy wheels. To add convenience and luxury to the driver, this vehicle is fitted with wipers that will sense rain or any other water that splashes on the car.
The interior of the VW Touareg 2018 promises more delights. The increased wheel base provides more room to accommodate a third row of seating space making it to effectively have room for seven people. A big touch screen will notify the driver of any abnormalities in the various aspects of the car. The internal temperature in the cabin will be regulated using a well fitted zonal climate control system. More work has also been put on the infotainment aspect with an audio input option and numerous connectivity options including satellite navigation, Wi-Fi and a wireless Bluetooth that will allow the driver to use a hands-free phone.
2018 VW Touareg – Engine and Performance
This luxury SUV comes in various engine options starting with a four-cylinder engine as well as V6 and V8 engines that will use either gasoline or diesel. All these engines will work with a well fitted 10-speed dual clutch transmission system. The torque of the basic engine will be 185-pound feet with a horsepower of 205. Fuel efficiency will be much higher than that of the preceding generations of the VW Touareg.
2018 VW Touareg – Price and Release Date
The actual price for the 2018 Volkswagen Touareg has not yet been officially released. However, expect it to be in the range of Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for 2016 VW Touareg of $53,835. The anticipated release date for the spectacular 2018 VW Touareg SUV is in early 2017. This is SUV to take note of.