At the latest car show in Frankfurt, Germany, Volkswagen presented some new concepts which need to be applied for new generations of crossovers. Among these are two quite popular models, Tiguan and Touareg. Other one need to come in new generation, with a lot of new features and styling. With step up from its predecessors, 2018 VW Touareg could catch attention of audience simply and make some massive influence on the market. It is going to become bigger, likely with three row of seats, with better performance and more economical.
2018 VW Touareg Engine
There is close cooperation involving VW and Audi in engine sectors. When we are speaking about 2018 VW Touareg, then Q7 is its sibling and these two could get the very same powerplant. But, so far, each companies are quiet about information. We understand that Volkswagen is creating diesel unit, which must provide around, or even more than 300 hp. Additional rumors are reporting about V10 unit or hybrid system, but there is no backing for these stories. Even so, we’ll have them in thoughts until company’s official statement. If 2018 Touareg is going to share something with Audi, it might be e-tron hybrid unit, with 3.0-l diesel powertrain and electric battery of 94 kW. This hybrid uses unique transmission, than expected 10-speed DSG box for frequent model. Hybrid is mated to a 8-speed tiptronic gearbox.
2018 VW Touareg Release Date
Concept of the 2018 VW Touareg could possibly be currently observed at Frankfurt auto show in 2015. Company presented a platform which ought to be applied for new crossovers. Although it is not confirmed, we anticipate new Touareg run on it. Estimated arrival is predicted for 2018, but premiere and promotion ought to be held earlier. We could even see 2018 Touareg throughout some shows in 2016, but its official unveil is scheduled for next year. Given that it is coming as a new, third-generation vehicle, its price is going to become reconsidered, and most likely raised from current level.
Current vehicle may very well be bought for about $43,000. New one, with new engines and modified styling might be over $45,000. Current turbo-diesel variant is over $50,000 and hybrid is much more costly, so modifications on value are anticipated there also.