2012 Volkswagen Touareg Owners Manual – Only small cosmetic changes have been designed to the 2012 Volkswagen Touareg, a single year removed from a major redesign. Offered in three engine designs, which includes a hybrid, the Touareg has the capability to interest a broad cross-area of motorists looking to improve to a midsize luxury SUV.
Nine diverse trims are readily available for the 4-doorway hatchback 2012 Volkswagen Touareg: VR6 Sport, VR6 Sport w/Menu, VR6 Lux, VR6 Professional, TDI Sport, TDI Sport w/The navigation, TDI Lux, TDI Exec, and Hybrid, all of which may have the 4MOTION all-wheel-drive program.
All VR6 trims come built with a 3.6-liter, 24-valve, DOHC, slim-angle V6 with FSI immediate injection engine that takes premium fuel and shirts out at 280 hp and 265 lb-ft of torque.
The TDI trims appear standard with a 3.0-liter, 24-valve, DOHC, V6 TDI Clean Diesel engine with a frequent-rail immediate shot. The TDI trims achieve 225 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque.
All VR6 and TDI trims provide an 8-pace automatic transmission (with Tiptronic, vibrant move plan, and sport mode). The high-quality fuel trims are ranked to attain 16 mpg city/23 highway, although the diesel trims get 19/28. The Hybrid AWD has a 3.0-liter, supercharged V6 top quality gas engine, an electric motor and achieves a combined 380 hp and 425 lb-ft of torque. The Hybrid becomes 20/24.
Standard equipment for the VR6 Sport and TDI Sport trims consists of Climatronic double-zone electronic climate control, cruise control, Servotronic energy directing, energy-operated heated up part decorative mirrors (with built-in convert indicators).
energy fastens, powerhouse windows, 8-way power-changeable warmed front seats, leather-based-covered multi-function controls, height-adjustable and telescoping steering column, natural leather shift knob, V-Tex leatherette seat trim.
antitheft vehicle alarm system program and immobilizer robbery-deterrent method, RCD 550 touchscreen sound system (with 8 speakers and AM/FM radio with 6-Compact disc changer), Wireless Bluetooth HandsFree technology, Sirius XM satellite stereo (with a 3-30 days demo subscription).
MDI (with iPod touch/iPhone 4 user interface), rainwater-sensing windscreen wipers, heated windscreen washer nozzles, bi-Xenon substantial-intensity front lights (with Directed daytime operating lighting and adaptive entrance-lighting Method), fog lights, silver roof structure side rails, rear spoiler, and 18-inch Tacora aluminum alloy tires (with all-season tires and wheel locks).