Review: Volkswagen Touareg (2003 – 2010)
Luxurious, safe, accomplished 4x4. Comfortable on road, very capable off it. V10 TDI is astonishing, 2.5 TDI and 3.0 TDI the sensible choices.
Reports of electrical and front diff problems. Failure of propshaft centre bearing common.
Volkswagen Touareg (2003 – 2010): At A Glance
- On average it achieves 94% of the official MPG figure
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