With a noticeable emphasis on luxury this year, Volkswagen’s 2012 Touareg is more exquisite than it’s ever been. There are many other advantages that come with a brand new Touareg, let this article fill you in on each one.
Many Standard Features
The base model Volkswagen Touareg comes with features like bi-xenon headlights, foglights, a power liftgate, roof rails, dual-zone climate control, power/heated front seats, Bluetooth, and an eight-speaker stereo with satellite radio and an iPod interface. The Lux adds a panoramic sunroof, and 12-way front seats with power lumbar support. The top-of-the-line Executive trim gets you a heated steering wheel, 20-inch wheels, heated rear seats, and keyless ignition.
Every 2012 Volkswagen Touareg comes with an eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. The base model Sport has a 3.6-liter V6 that pushes out 280 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. Upgrade to a Touareg TDI and you’ll get Volkswagen’s renowned clean diesel engine technology—a 3.0-liter turbodiesel that makes 225 horsepower and a whopping 406 lb-ft of torque. There’s also a Touareg Hybrid, which combines a gasoline engine and an electric motor to make 380 horsepower and 428 lb-ft of torque—enough to shoot this Touareg from 0-60 mph in only 5.8 seconds. Furthermore, all trim levels Touareg can tow up to 7,700 pounds.
Volkswagens are respected among automotive enthusiasts for striking the ideal balance between nimble handling and a comfortable ride. The VW Touareg, in particular, has steering that’s responsive and refined for any vehicle, so it’s all the more impressive in an SUV.
Another great thing about the 2012 Volkswagen Touareg is that it offers one of the most opulent and sophisticated interiors out of the entire Volkswagen lineup. The materials inside of the cabin feel soft and sturdy, and the seats feel cozy and well built.
See for yourself why everyone is talking about the 2012 Volkswagen Touareg by coming to Falcone Automotive. If there’s anything that we can do to assist you as you look for your next car, give us a call at (317) 263-0002.