Volkswagen Touareg is a mid-size crossover SUV produced by German automaker Volkswagen since 2002. The car was named after the Tuareg people, a Berber-speaking group in North Africa. Touareg was a joint project developed by the Volkswagen Group, Audi and Porsche. objective was to create an off-road vehicle that could handle like a sports car. Result of the joint venture is the Volkswagen Group PL71 platform, including Touareg, Porsche Cayenne and Audi Q7, although there is a different style, equipment and technique between those vehicles. Touareg and Cayenne, both seat five while the wheelbase stretched the Q7 is based on the third row for seven. Volkswagen Touareg is built in Bratislava, Slovakia, on the same floor as the Porsche Cayenne and Audi Q7.
Due to demand, and the exchange rates of the euro against the U.S. dollar, such as the difference in the pricing policy and the environment in the United States, variants of V6 and V8 make up the majority Volkswagen Touareg offer America. Compared to other Volkswagen brand vehicles sold in the U.S. aimed at the mass market, Tuaregs come in highest settings and placed in competition with other luxury crossover SUV from BMW and Mercedes-Benz. However, a small number of direct injection diesel engines turbocharged V10 were available in the 2004 model year. They were transferred to the U.S. concept in 2006 as a “Tier I emissions
Volkswagen Touareg comes standard with four-wheel drive system. differences automatic continuous central locking, and setting “low end” that can be activated with the controls in the cockpit. Options to make the vehicles more capable off-road include air suspension system available which can raise the ride height of the car to order, and interior switch allowing differences can manually lock again. His burden under the approval level is 6.3 in 160 mm, Off road level is from 9.6 to 244 mm, and Xtra clearance of 11.8 in 300 mm.
The second generation was unveiled February 10, 2010 in Munich, and later in 2010 Beijing International Auto Show. The new Volkswagen Touareg features a world first technology of car headlights’ glare-free high beam “. Unlike adaptive road system, the newest system continually and gradually adjusts not only the range of beam, but also its structure. beam pattern changes its direction continually so that vehicles in front will not be illuminated, while the area surrounding them is not always a light at high intensity beam. Race Touareg 3 Qatar is a concept car based on the Race Touareg 3 for street use. Includes 18 inch Gold BBS wheels, Metallic Grey Serpentine safety cage, Recaro racing seats, interior trim Matt Carbon, “Black” and “Pure Grey” nubuck leather in the seat side supports and the door panels, Titan Black Nappa leather trim panels center seat, two-tone seams and distributing money for the seat covers and safety-related items painted in Tornado Red.
Volkswagen Touareg Gold Edition is based on Touareg 4.2 V8 FSI engine. Includes a custom designed wheels, roof rails, guard units protection and window frames, glass hats and surface shape of the intake air, “Magic Morning” body color 22 inch, gold accents 24 carat and switches, things “Luna” interior trim color, Alcantara headliner Moon and Nappa leather seats, natural color of the skin and Magnolia board seams, buttons inserts brown leather in “Luna” . Touareg was Car and Best Luxury SUV Driver magazine for 2003 Sport / Utility of the Year Motor Trend magazine in 2004, “four wheels” magazine Four Wheeler of the Year for 2005, and Overlander 4WDOTY 2003.
The First generation of Volkswagen Touareg has been a failure to produce a report on the initial support center. This ruling came after 100,000 km, more than car warranty coverage. VW Dealers recommends installing a true replacement of the non-sterile or the whole rear drive shaft. Some of Australia Touareg have been recalled due to poor belt locks can be installed defective riveting.