Volkswagen Touareg 3.0 V6 TDI 4Motion Black Edition 5dr Tip Auto Review

Category: Luxury SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
semi-auto
Doors:
5 doors
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RRP £64,010What Car? Target Price£62,151
Review

The VW Touareg is practical for five people, has plenty of luggage space and is good value in the lower trim levels, but its interior quality and ride comfort lag behind rivals'. It also lacks the flexibility of seven seats. We recommend looking at the Audi Q7, BMW X5 and Land Rover Discovery as better all-round packages.

On top of R-Line Tech trim, this top-of-the-range version adds 21in alloys wheels, air suspension, Matrix adaptive LED headlights and a panoramic sunroof. It's expensive, though.

It’s certainly quick (0-62mph takes 6.1sec), mostly smooth and should return around 34mpg on a run, but the cheaper, lower-power version is more than good enough.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH6.3 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxSEMI-AUTO

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

34

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

810

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

217

g/km

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