The new 2019 Volkswagen Touareg is a mid- size crossover SUV that will be available on three trim levels-Sport, Lux and Executive.

Exterior and Interior


New 2019 Volkswagen Touareg will be raised on MLB platform. Due to use of lightweight materials, some 700 pounds will be cut off, which will improve engine performances and fuel efficiency. As of redesigned exterior features, there are bi-xenon headlights with LED daytime running lamps. Massive front grille will be covered with parallel chrome bars. Tail lights will also have LED lamps. 18 inches alloy wheels will come as a standard, while the upper trim levels will have 18-21 inches wheels. Twelve different colors of new Volkswagen Touareg will be availabe.

Comparing to previous model, new Touareg will have more spacious cabin which will improve comfort of all passengers. Beside premium upholstery materials, including leather, plenty of sophisticated features will be included as well. Both seats and steering wheel will be adjustable, seats in even 14 positions. Infotainment system will include 8 inches touch screen display, radio, audio system, navigation system, dual-zone automatic climate control and many more. Safety features will include forward collision warning, adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, autonomous emergency braking and rear-obstacle detection, to name some of the few.

Engine

Under the hood of 2019 Volkswagen Touareg there will be two engine options. One will be a petrol-powered 3.6 liter V6. That engine can produce 280 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque. This version has EPA ratings as 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway (19 mpg combined). If you prefer a diesel variant, you might want to choose a 3.0 liter V6 TDi. That powertrain is even more powerful than previous one and can develop 240 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque. It also has very good fuel efficiency which of 21 mpg in the city drive and 29 mpg while driving on a highway, 24 mpg cpmbined. Both engines will be paired with an eight speed automatic transmission and AWD. Their towing capacity goes up to 7.700 pounds. There is also a word about hybrid version of 2019 Touareg. This means that a 3.0 liter supercharged V6 might be paired with an electric engine. The overall output of such engine would be 375 hp and 428 lb-ft of torque. Such system would also be paired with an eight speed automatic transmission and addition of 4Motion AWD system.

209 Volkswagen Touareg Release Date and Price

It is expected for 2019 Volkswagen to be released at the end of 2018 or more probably at the beginning of 2019. The price of a base model will start at approximately $43,000 for the base model and it will rise up to about $64,000.