Volkswagen Touareg has got the third generation

January 3, 2018 at 3:20 pm

Volkswagen Touareg of the third generation externally copies the hybrid T-Prime Concept GTE. According to insider data, the dimensions of the production car will be less, thus, the length of the new Touareg will not exceed 4.9 meters. The assembly line of the car will start thus year. The debut of the novelty will take place at Beijing Auto Show in April.

The new generation Volkswagen Touareg image

The new generation Volkswagen Touareg image

The Touareg exterior design is similar to the latest generation Audi Q5, similar lines along the sidewalls, and rims over the rear wheel arches and rear LED lights. The front SUV’s body reminds Volkswagen Arteon liftback but, Tuareg’s front optics, grille and shape of air intakes in the front bumper are more angular. According to rumors, the novelty’s weight will decrease due to the greater use of aluminum in the car’s body.

The novelty will get an aluminum body picture

The novelty will get an aluminum body picture

The new generation Touareg was based on the MLB Evo platform, the same in Audi Q7, Porsche Cayenne and Bentley Bentayga. Volkswagen will receive a two-lever in front and a multi-link at rear, adaptive shock absorbers and air suspension. The motor range will consist of old and new units. In addition to the familiar 3.0 TDI V6 and 3.6 FSI there will be four-cylinder petrol and diesel turbo-motors and supercharged VR6 3.0. The model will also have a hybrid power plant. That is two-liter turbo, an electric motor, an eight-band automatic and a lithium-ion battery.

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