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VOLKSWAGEN Touareg Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 5
First production year: 2002
Engines: Diesel, Gasoline, Hybrid
Body style: SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle)
 

2018 - Present

The third generation of the biggest Volkswagen SUV was introduced in 2018 and it was a major improvement over its predecessors. It was not a mass-market vehicle anymore. The German car-maker built the third generation on the same platform with the rest of the big SUVs from the group: Audi Q7, Bentley Bentayga, Porsche Cayenne, and Lamborghini Urus. Having said that, the Touareg was the most a...

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diesel engines:

  VOLKSWAGEN Touareg 3.0L TDI SCR V6 8AT AWD (234 HP)

  VOLKSWAGEN Touareg 3.0L TDI SCR V6 8AT AWD (286 HP)

  VOLKSWAGEN Touareg 4.0L TDI V8 8AT AWD (421 HP)

gasoline engines:

  VOLKSWAGEN Touareg 3.0L TSI V6 8AT AWD (340 HP)

hybrid engines:

  VOLKSWAGEN Touareg 367 HP

2014 - 2019

Volkswagen chose the 2014 Beijing Auto Show to introduce the facelifted version of the second Touareg SUV. At a glance, it didn't seem to have too many improvements, but it did. First was the look, then the interior and some technical details. As usual for the German manufacturer, the interior was updated too. On the outside, the first noticeable detail is the front. Touareg received a n...

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2010 - 2014

The second generation of the Touareg was launched at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show and it is claimed by the Volkswagen to be the biggest technical evolution for a car in the company's history. While the shape remained almost the same as on the previous model, there was nothing kept from that. In fact, the second generation of the Touareg is more related to the much more expensive Porsche C...

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2007 - 2010

The first generation of the Volkswagen Touareg was launched in 2002 and it was a surprise for the market since the German carmaker didn't have experience in the 4x4 segment. In 2007 it introduced a facelift. The facelifted version of the Touareg was unveiled at the 2006 Paris Motor Show and it came to correct some of the mistakes made by the manufacturer in the first model. It was better...

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2002 - 2007

The first generation of the Volkswagen Touareg was shown at the Paris Motor Show in September 2002 and its appearance shook the world. A brand with almost no off-road experience attacked the traditional off-road car-makers market. The first generation of the Touareg had a shy start. The car was over-engineered to withstand the tortures and the criticism of the 4x4 buyers. It had tons of elect...

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