Posts Tagged: Volkswagen Touareg

Lowering the VW Touareg with KW DLC App
By August 21, 2013 Read More →

Lowering the VW Touareg with KW DLC App

The KW DLC (Dynamic Level Control) allows lowering the Volkswagen Touareg models with standard air suspension. The KW DLC is an electronic lowering module, which will be connected quick and easy to the stock wiring via an adapter plug. It enables a vehicle specific lowering of up to 50 mm and it can optionally be adjusted with the KW DLC App.

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid
By September 27, 2011 Read More →

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid

Volkswagen’s first production hybrid electric vehicle, the Touareg Hybrid pairs a 3.0-liter 333 horsepower supercharged, direct-injection V6 gasoline engine with and a 47-horsepower electric motor. The electric motor gets its energy from a nickel metal-hydride battery pack fitted beneath the luggage compartment. The 288-volt pack consists of 240 individual cells and offers an energy density […]

Road Test: 2011 Volkswagen Touareg 3.0 V6 TDI 4XMOTION
By April 11, 2011 Read More →

Road Test: 2011 Volkswagen Touareg 3.0 V6 TDI 4XMOTION

The 2011 Touareg looks all-new, but you can still easily recognise it as a Touareg. Compared to its predecessor, the second generation Touareg is wider, but the roof line is dropped closer to the ground for better aerodynamics. These changes make the new Touareg look sportier and same time a bit smaller, but actually the longer wheelbase and greater total length provide even more room inside the cabin. At the front there is now a narrower grille opening that connects to the headlight housings with U-shaped LED running lights and Bi-Xenon headlamps. At the rear the the taillights have new L-Design. The new front end design and smaller frontal area has significantly improved Cd value. Touareg has also dropped some weigth which results in better fuel economy. The new Touareg is 208 kilograms lighter in the base version than the previous model, still the body torsional rigidity has improved by five prosent.

Volkswagen Touareg Gold Edition
By February 1, 2011 Read More →

Volkswagen Touareg Gold Edition

Second Volkswagen SUV concept presented at the first Qatar Motor Show (26 – 29 January) was the Touareg Gold Edition. Certain areas of this SUV are upgraded with 24-carat gold. On the outside, they include the custom designed 22-inch wheels, roof rails, protective guard strips and window frames, mirror caps and parts of the air […]

Volkswagen Race Touareg 3 Qatar
By January 28, 2011 Read More →

Volkswagen Race Touareg 3 Qatar

At the first Qatar Motor Show (26 – 29 January), Volkswagen is presenting two exclusive SUV concept cars for the first time. The first on is rally car for the road. It’s a genuine rally motorsport vehicle, like the one that was still touring South America in the Dakar Rally two weeks ago and was […]

Parallel full hybrid technology from Bosch goes into series production
By June 23, 2010 Read More →

Parallel full hybrid technology from Bosch goes into series production

The hybrid variants of the Volkswagen Touareg and Porsche Cayenne S, which recently went into production, feature hybrid technology supplied by Bosch. This is the first time that either of these models has been available as a parallel full hybrid. As well as key components such as the power electronics and electric motor, Bosch is […]