2012 Volkswagen Tiguan Leaked Ahead of Debut

2012 Volkswagen Tiguan Leaked Ahead of Debut
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Our first look at the 2012 Volkswagen Tiguan comes from an Italian car blog, and even though we don’t speak the language, we can surmise that no details have yet to appear. What we do know is that the styling apes the big brother Touraeg with its new corporate VW front end. You’ll have to… Continue Reading...

2011 Volkswagen Touraeg Hybrid Priced At $60,565

2011 Volkswagen Touraeg Hybrid Priced At $60,565
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The People’s Hybrid, Volkswagen‘s 2011 Touraeg Hybrid, will start at a lofty $60,565, more than $15,000 above the base car’s price of $44,450. The Touraeg Hybrid shares its mechanical bits with Porsche’s Cayenne Hybrid, which costs $67,700, making the Touraeg Hybrid a fairly weak proposition. Buyers with that much money to spend will likely gravitate towards… Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Launches Touraeg Exclusive For German Market

Volkswagen Launches Touraeg Exclusive For German Market
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Volkswagen‘s Touraeg SUV hasn’t found too much love from consumers, but it’s an attractive, if somewhat pricey option in the upscale SUV market. VW has a new “Exclusive” package for the German market, and comes with your choice of 19″ or 20″ wheels, chrome or silver roof rails, Olive wood trim and special leather seats… Continue Reading...

Report: Volkswagen Mulling Touraeg R Hybrid

Report: Volkswagen Mulling Touraeg R Hybrid
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Volkswagen is apparently investigating the use of hybrid technology for the hottest version of the next-generation Touraeg, for a combined output of 500 horsepower. The proposed powertrain would mate a 500 horsepower V8 with a 47 horsepower electric motor. While this would bring a serious challenge to the Porsche Cayenne Turbo and BMW X5M, the… Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Race Touraeg 3 Revealed, Will Take Part In 2011 Dakar Rally

Volkswagen Race Touraeg 3 Revealed, Will Take Part In 2011 Dakar Rally
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The Dakar rally doesn’t get a lot of love in North America, but some of the machinery used in it is extremely badass, and the Volkswagen Race Touraeg 3 is no exception. Looking like a Touraeg’s homicidal cousin, the Race Touraeg 3 is build for racing on sand dunes and features the appropriate jacked-up bodywork,… Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Preparing Race Touraeg 3 For Assault On Dakar Rally

Volkswagen Preparing Race Touraeg 3 For Assault On Dakar Rally
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With the demise of Mitsubishi’s Dakar rally program, Volkswagen has stepped in to fill the void left by the iconic Pajero rally truck. The Race Touraeg has performed admirably, but Volkswagen driver Carlos Sainz demanded that the Race Touraeg 3 be a significant step forward from previous iterations. While the Race Touraeg 2 was mechanically… Continue Reading...