2019 Volkswagen Touareg – Review, Changes and Specs

Even though the models for 2019 Volkswagen Touareg are in test phase only, but developers confirm that there is a lot to hope for in these models. According to recent sources, it has been confirmed that VW will release their next generation Touareg as a popular SUV model in mid cycle. This 3rd generation models will feature exclusive debut items, and they will probably make their way in to the worldwide markets by the end of 2018. More information shall be made available about this very new model pretty soon.

2019 Volkswagen Touareg - front view

2019 Volkswagen Touareg  Platform

There have been some speculations that reveal that a brand new platform will be used to construct the internal chassis of 2019 Volkswagen Touareg. This new platform is the scaled down version of MLB EVO, with certain twitching modifications. The specialty about this platform is the fact that it will certainly reduce the overall body weight – due to its aluminium and light weight fibre construction. A more rigid platform will also guarantee better safety precautions, and in addition to that, its off-road capability will also improve a lot.

Since this model is basically a 2019 model, it is quite hard to anticipate about all those varieties of specs as well as technicalities that will go in to making this 2019 model of VW Touareg. However, there have been some details that might have slipped by which is related to the making of this wonderful vehicle.

2019 Volkswagen Touareg - side

Design Changes

There have been some rumors regarding the possible array of changes that might take place in this new 2019 model of VW Touareg. Most of these changes will take place in terms of design as well as configuration. So, let’s have a look at those probable changes that might happen in 2019 Volkswagen Touareg.

  • Due to a new light weight platform, the overall ride weight will be significantly reduced. This will lead to better handling and improved aerodynamics.
  • Light weight chassis design will also make the car quite sturdy. This, coupled with a longer wheel base design, would certainly improve cabin space and leave scope for spacious interior design.
  • There might be multiple versions available for this car – one of the European markets and another for the US. There might be a possibility that these versions turn out to be slightly different, with the US version having an extra 3rd row of seats.

2019 Volkswagen Touareg - front


There is not much to know about engine options that are available for 2019 Volkswagen Touareg. However, according to sources there might be multiple scopes for engines – with a base inline 4 cylinder option. Higher trim models might include the likes of a V6 or V8 cylinder engines with both diesel and gasoline units. Due to recent protocols, a plug-in hybrid version might also come out with the base engine and an electric motor. Transmission will involve a 10 speed DSG dual clutch gearbox.

Release Date and Price

There has not been much discussion regarding the price of 2019 Volkswagen Touareg since it is still in its test phase. However, it will release in late 2018, with a high end price for its luxury SUV design.

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