The 2018 Volkswagen Touareg will be fully redesigned. The new model will represent a whole new generation of the famous model. it will come with so many new details it is hard to name all of them. Certainly, all the novelties will help the new Touareg beat its competition and become more influential in its market segment. First of all, the new model will come with a redesigned exterior. The new appearance will be based on the current one, but it will also come with a new appeal. It will look more modern and aggressive, and it will be just as eccentric and bold as it should be. The new model will also come with an updated interior, which should be designed in the same manner as the exterior. The new cabin might also feature more standard equipment than before, which should be updated and in sync with the latest technology achievements. In addition, the 2016 VW Touareg will be underpinned with a new MLB Evo modular platform, which will be used in the future for most VW models. This platform will cause the new model to change its current dimensions a bit, but it will also provide better underpinning and support. Moreover, there are some rumors about the possible powertrain changes. Reportedly, the 2016 Volkswagen Touareg will come with a new engine’s list. The list of offered units will consist of various different units, which will all have their different strongest suits, from power, to acceleration, to fuel efficiency. Especially interesting is the news about the possible hybrid powertrain which should enrich the engine palette. All in all, the new 2016 VW Touareg is certainly a model worth waiting for.
2018 Volkswagen Touareg Appearance
The 2016 Volkswagen Touareg will come with a refreshed appearance. At this point, it is uncertain what the new model will look like, but in our mind, the new exterior will not diverge from the current one too much. It is more likely that the new SUV will keep the basic lines and design cues from the current model and only interpret them in a more modern and aggressive way. The new appearance of the 2016 VW Touareg should, therefore, represent a logical sequence to its current design development, followed throughout the years. In addition, the new SUV will come with a new MLB Evo platform. This unit will first be used to underpin the 2016 Audi Q7
Interior Improvements — More Space And Luxury
The new MLB Evo platform will cause some changed dimensions on the 2016 Volkswagen Touareg. This change will not be drastic, but it will certainly be noticeable. The new model will come with a slightly longer wheelbase which will result in its improved stability. Also, there will be more space inside the cabin, which will provide more comfort for its passengers. In fact, the new model should be so roomy that there are rumors about the possible third row of seats inside it. As for the interior, the new 2016 VW Touareg wil have an improved cabin. There are still no reports on this topic, but some sources claim that the new model will come with a more luxurious cabin, which would feature high-quality materials, interesting design details and latest technology gadgets.
Expected Engine Options — Gasoline, Diesel & Hybrid
There are numerous rumors about the 2016 Volkswagen Touareg powertrain, though none of them has been confirmed yet. However, it is quite likely that the new model will come with several different options, which will include V6, V8 and four-cylinder units. The offered choices will also provide both gasoline and diesel options, and judging by some rumors- hybrid setups, as well. Some sources speculate that there might be a plug-in hybrid powertrain in development for the new model, but this hasn’t been confirmed yet. As for the transmission, the new 2016 Volkswagen Touareg should come with a new 10-speed dual-clutch gearbox.
2018 Volkswagen Touareg Release & Price
The 2018 Volkswagen Touareg should have its premiere at the beginning of 2017. The SUV should be released shortly after its debut. As for the price, there are no official announcements yet. However, many of the sources claim that the new model will cost significantly more than the current one as it will be more luxurious and advanced than its predecessor. It does seem as though the manufacturer is trying to push the new model through to the new league, a more luxurious and expensive one, but there are still no confirmations on it, so we should be patient and wait for the official release.