2016 Volkswagen Touareg is Sophisticated, Yet Very Strong

June 10th, 2016 by

2016 Volkswagen Touareg Towing Capacity

When you think of Volkswagen, you might typically think of the colorful Beetle. In addition to offering fun cars that are favorites among drivers, the German automaker has a couple of crossover SUVs in its lineup, including the luxurious Touareg. But who said that luxurious couldn’t also be capable? Read on to find out how much you can pull with the 2016 Volkswagen Touareg’s towing capacity.

2016 Volkswagen Touareg for Sale Near Barre, VT

The 2016 Volkswagen Touareg is the largest vehicle in the German automaker’s lineup and is classified as a midsize crossover. This makes the model very easy to handle with optimum fuel efficiency. The 2016 edition of the Touareg puts the “utility” in sport utility crossover vehicle thanks to its 5-passenger accommodation and 32-cubic foot cargo volume, which can be increased to 64 cubic feet when the 60/40 split rear seats are collapsed. In addition to spacious accommodations, passengers can experience superior luxury with an available touchscreen audio system or the optional VW Car-Net App-Connect infotainment system.

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How Much Can I Pull With the 2016 Volkswagen Touareg?

Thanks to the 280 horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, you can tow up to 7716 pounds! That is more than enough to take your boat to Lake Champlain or a trailer with a couple of heifers to the Vermont State Fair! To help make handling the vehicle a little easier, especially on wet roads, the 2016 Touareg is equipped with 4MOTION All-wheel drive for superior traction.

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Fuel Efficiency is Not Compromised

Despite the robust power, the 2016 Touareg attains an outstanding fuel efficiency of approximately 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway! And with a 26.4-gallon fuel tank, the 2016 Touareg can cover between 448.8 and 607.2 miles! With the estimated highway mpg calculation, drivers should be able to go from Barre, VT all the way to Washington DC without having to stop and refuel!

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Check Out the Powerful and Fuel Efficient 2016 Touareg at Walker Volkswagen!

If you want a crossover SUV that will pull your heaviest loads, come to Walker Volkswagen at 2287 Berlin State Highway in Barre and test drive a 2016 Touareg today!

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