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2012 Volkswagen Touareg SUV
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PricesOriginal MSRP
Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Sport 4Motion AWD$43,375
Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Lux 4Motion AWD$49,395
Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Executive 4Motion AWD$55,095
Volkswagen Touareg TDI Sport 4Motion AWD$46,875
Volkswagen Touareg TDI Lux 4Motion AWD$52,895
Volkswagen Touareg TDI Executive 4Motion AWD$58,595
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2012 Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Lux 4Motion AWD - Specifications & Features
Engines
TypeVR6; cast-iron block and aluminum headsDisplacement [cc]3,597
ValvetrainDOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VVT); FSI
Power [hp @ rpm]280 @ 6,200 rpmBore & Stroke [cm]89.0 x 96.4
Torque [lb-ft @ rpm]266 @ 2,500 rpmCompression11.3:1
Mileage City (mpg)16Mileage Hwy (mpg)23
Transmissions
Type 8-speed automatic
Ratios 4.85, 2.84, 1.86, 1.44, 1.22, 1.00, 0.82, 0.67
Final Drive 3.70
Exterior Dimensions
Length [in.] 188.8
Width [in.] 76.4
Height [in.] 68.2
Wheelbase [in.] 113.9
Front Track [in.] 65.0
Rear Track [in.] 65.7
Exterior Features
4 door curb lights
4 doors
Body color front and rear bumper, door handles
Chrome exhaust tip
Fog lights in front
Power rear liftgate
Power remote, heated and folding left door mirror with indicator lights
Power remote, heated and folding right door mirror with indicator lights
Power sliding and tilting glass sunroof with one-touch open / close and tilt
Rear step bumper
Rear window wiper
Roof rack
Spoiler in rear
Variable intermittent, rain-detecting wipers with heated washers
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.] 4,711
Coefficient of Drag 0.37
Towing Capacity [lbs.] 7,716
Fuel Capacity [gal.] 26.4
Technical Features
Air compressor
All-wheel-drive
Auto-leveling and directionally-adaptive bi-Xenon headlights
Daytime running lights
Limited slip differential
P265/50 HR19 all-season tires
Rear parking camera
Security system
Spare wheel
Theft-deterrent system
Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
Ultra low emission vehicle (ULEV II)
Steering
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.] 39.0
Suspension
Front double-wishbone; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear multi-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Brakes
Front 13.0 x 1.3 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear 13.0 x 1.1 in. power-assisted vented discs
Safety Features
3-point rear seat belts in all positions
Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Brake assist
Child safety rear door locks
Electronic Stability Control
Front adjustable anti-whiplash head restraints
Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
Rear head restraints
Rear seatbelt pretensioners
Side-curtain airbags in front and rear
Side-impact airbags in front
Side-impact bars
Traction control
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.] 103.6
Seating Cap. 5
Front Headroom [in.] 39.6
Front Legroom [in.] 41.4
Front Shoulderroom [in.] 59.8
Rear Headroom [in.] 38.9
Rear Legroom [in.] 36.9
Rear Shoulderroom [in.] 56.7
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.] 32.1 - 64.0
Interior Features
4 12V power outlets
8-way power, heated driver bucket seat with lumbar support and memory
8-way power, heated front passenger bucket seat with lumbar support
AC power outlet
AM/FM radio with seek/scan, RDS, voice activation, single in-dash CD-player and 8 speakers
Ashtray
Auto-dimming rear-view mirror
Auto-locking doors
Cargo area carpeting, light, cover and tie-down anchors
Carpeted front and rear floor mats
Cigarette lighter
Clock
Compass
Cruise control
Cupholders in front and rear
Door bins in front and rear
Driver footrest
Dual-zone automatic air conditioning
External temperature display
Floor carpeting
Front seat center console with storage
Front underseat storage
Full cloth headliner
HD radio
Illuminated entry
Illuminated visor vanity mirrors in front
Keyfob remote keyless entry
LCD monitor in front
Leather seat-upholstery
Leather steering-wheel and shift knob
Lighted, lockable and cooled glove box
Navigation system with voice activation
Overhead console
Power windows with one-touch open in front and rear
Reading lights in front and rear
Rear reclining, 60/40 split folding bench seat with fore/aft adjustment
Rear seat center armrest with pass-through
Rear window defogger
Remote trunk release
SiriusXM satellite radio
Speed-sensitive volume
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls
Tachometer
Tilting and telescoping steering-wheel
Tinted windows
Trip computer
Universal garage-door opener
Variable instrument panel lighting
Vehicle information system
Wireless phone connectivity
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