The 2017 VW Touareg TDI is an updated and enhanced version of the current generation model. The Volkswagen has just announced upgrade to this SUV. Touareg has been very popular in the market due to its versatility and performance. This new stylish SUV is introduced by the carmaker to compete among other SUV and Mini SUV out there.
2017 VW Touareg TDI Exterior
The new SUV will ride on the same structure and platform of the previous model. It is expected the structure is not changed. Just like other Volkswagen models, the application of steel and aluminum will keep it light. The overall exterior styling is more attractive but the general look and appearance will be boosted. No major modifications will be applied to the outside. The grille design is new with large openings of the two sections bringing the usual look of Volkswagen SUV. There are new headlights with LED technology that keep up with the trend. Just above the headlights there is new uprising lining shape on the hood. 2017 VW Touareg TDI comes standard with 18 inches aluminum wheels.
2017 VW Touareg TDI Drivetrain
The engine options of 2017 VW Touareg TDI is ranging from gasoline to diesel type according to trim levels. The 3.0 TDI diesel engines are available in two options that generate 218 hp and 272 hp. The gasoline engines are 3.6L and 3.0L capacity that generate 280 hp and 240 hp respectively. The V6 engine unit will be paired with 6-Speed 10 DSG automatic transmission and the All-wheel drive system. The TDI unit returns EPA fuel economy at 25 mpg city and 28 mpg highway. These engines are the updated and improved version of the previous model.
2017 VW Touareg TDI Release Date and Price
Volkswagen has not announced anything regarding the base price and release date of 2017 VW Touareg. Canada, USA, and China buyers can see the 2017 VW Touareg TDI SUV after December 2016.