The 2014 Volkswagen Touareg model range features both the world’s first supercharged gasoline TDI ® Clean Diesel model hybrids. The hybrid carries the force of a V8 with the fuel efficiency of a V6, and speeds up to 31 mph, low emissions of car while electric TDI model has EPA-estimated fuel economy of 29 mpg in the highway, with a range of over 700 miles on each tank of ultra-low sulfur diesel.
The most important to the Touareg family addition is the R-Line inspired performance, which adds a number of features, including dynamic sports a sport-tuned suspension-to the long list of standard equipment is already offered on the Touareg Lux trim. The R-Line setting is available with either the 3.6 liter VR6 gasoline or 3.0 liter V6 TDI Clean Diesel engines.
Insider ornaments hybrids now offer two new features that owners can find especially useful. The first is by opening trunk easy hands-free, opening the back door with a blow of a foot under the rear bumper and the keys in your pocket. The second is the display area 360 ° camera system available outside. This camera does not just show what’s behind the Touareg, it also shows what is in front and sides as well, thanks to four individual cameras mounted in the car. It also offers a bird’s eye view of the vehicle from above and a function of cross traffic to help alert drivers to traffic, no see.
2014 Volkswagen Touareg Exterior
Touareg exterior sports a neat and elegant, streamlined based on the Volkswagen design DNA. This includes the issue of front-end horizontal than seen in the last Golf, Jetta, Eos and Passat, and younger brother of the Touareg, Tiguan models. The theme continues in the horizontal, front bumper-plain colored body with large, U-shaped, air intake with chrome rings and large side intakes. The hood features a bold raised section that runs from the grille back to the windscreen pillars, adding to the strong, muscular front.
2014 Volkswagen Touareg Interior
Ignore the rugged look, mud plugging SUV, the 2014 Touareg is a luxury. Witness seating surfaces optional leather’ Vienna’ in Black Anthracite, Cornsilk Beige Brown or a chair. Or the elegant walnut wood accents. And the 620-watt sound system available 10 horns Danish specialists Dynaudio ® audio. It has never been so comfortable conquering the wilderness or maneuvering through busy city streets. Stretching the wheelbase of this second generation SUV has also made ??it easier to stretch your back. There is an extra 2.7 inches of knee room with a back seat that can slide 40/20/40-split forward or rearward by 6.3 inches and resting, is the perfect vehicle to relax on a road trip.
Besides being able to carry five in comfort, the 2014 Touareg can also carry all your luggage. Press a button on the remote key to release the power tailgate lift and there is space behind the seats to swallow more than 32 cubic feet of cargo. Need more space? The backrest is split 40/20/40 with each section folding to offer a variety of possibilities freight. And with all sections folded, the Touareg can lead to an impressive 64 cubic feet of luggage.
2014 Volkswagen Touareg Engines
The 2014 Touareg offers a choice of three highly advanced power trains each offers unique driving characteristics. Engine 3.0 liter turbo V6 in the TDI ® Clean Diesel model has an engine block that is constructed from compacted graphite iron (CGI). This material coincides with conventional cast iron for strength, but allows a significant reduction in mass to the tune of 55 pounds compared to the previous V6 TDI unit. The engine now produces 240 horsepower and delivers a powerful 406 pounds-feet of torque from just 2,000 rpm. It also delivers an EPA estimated 29 mpg highway and 20 mpg city.
To achieve its 50 state emission rating, a catalytic converter to reduce NOx, augmented by a special injection system that sprays AdBlue ® into the exhaust, helps reduce NOx emissions by 90 percent. This allows the engine meets ULEV/Tier 2 compliant, Bin 5 standards imposed across all 50 U.S. states.
2014 Volkswagen Touareg Safety
The 2014 Touareg offers an impressive number of active and passive features to help keep the driver and passengers safe security. Passive safety features include six airbags, including Side Curtain Protection ® head airbags for front and rear occupants, and the units front and thorax for driver and front passenger.
The 2014 Volkswagen Touareg TDI line-up of active systems include a system of advanced rollover sensor that controls the steering angle and vehicle speed, which can help detect a possible rollover situation. If a rollover risk is determined is present, deploys the side curtain airbags to help reduce the risk of injury. Also Brake Disc Wiping to help keep dry optimize brake pads when it is raining and the Volkswagen system Electronic Stability Control (ESC). The 2014 Volkswagen Touareg has system Volkswagen Intelligent Crash Response automatically unlocks all doors, fuel pump turns off and turns on the hazard lights in the event of certain types of collision.