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2011 Volkswagen Touareg

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2011 Volkswagen Touareg


At the front the Volkswagen has picked up the new horizontal VW family that debuted on the latest and Polo, finally discarding the vertical and heavily chromed of the original. The original Volkswagen was always porky for its size, so VW put the ute on a and the new base Volkswagen Touareg is now 460 pounds lighter than its

The new Volkswagen Touareg brings it Volkswagen s first ever produced hybrid drivetrain. The combines the VW Group s supercharged and injected 3.0-liter V6 with an motor and an eight-speed automatic The Volkswagen Touareg is also with a normally aspirated gasoline V6 and for the first time the 335 horsepower 4.2-liter TDI V8.

Even the diesel V8 is rated at mpg (U.S.).

The second-generation Touareg become Volkswagen s first-ever model to offer a gasoline-electric drivetrain when it is introduced to America later this Unveiled at a gala presentation in Germany, on February 10, the new 2011 Touareg has been developed in a engineering program with the Porsche Cayenne.

Volkswagen design boss Klaus has chosen an evolutionary approach for the of the second-generation Volkswagen Touareg, the themes established by the German s former design boss,

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Harmut Wartkuss. Much other recently introduced models, the Touareg s steel adopts an edgier look tauter surfacing, more feature lines and squared-off arches. At 189 inches long, 76 wide and 67.3 inches the Touareg has grown in length by 1.7 to accommodate its newly stretched wheelbase while retaining the width and height.

In particular, the rear seat now has a of 6.3 inches, improving rear-seat Trunk capacity is put at 20.5 feet, and 58 cubic feet is with the rear seat flat.

The direct-injection 3.0-liter V6 280 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque, the 3.0-liter turbodiesel makes 240 hp and 406 of torque. VW claims the 2011 Touareg Hybrid will to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 6.5 seconds and a top speed of 149 mph.

To increase overall efficiency, s hybrid system decouples the engine from the gearbox on a throttle at speeds up to 100 mph to reduce drag, a process the German s engineers describe as sailing.

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