The German car manufacturers, Volkswagen is spotted testing its new generation Volkswagen Touareg in China. It was announced that the Volkswagen Tiguan will make its first public appearance in 2018 Los Angeles Motor Show. The Volkswagen next generation Touareg is going to be launched in the second half of 2018.For markets like Brazil, Volkswagen is currently evaluating the Atlas instead of its premium sedan Touareg.
The Touareg’s external appearance is inspired by the Volkswagen atlas and both the cars are near identical in their styling. The minimalistic bumper design and LED headlight cluster resembles same design as of Volkswagen Atlas. This new Volkswagen product is expected to be a 5 seater premium SUV and it is expected to roll out in the first half of 2018 in international market. This, next generation SUV is expected to come with 2.0 litre turbo petrol unit and other versions having 3 litre V6 Diesel and 3 litre V6 petrol units. The new Volkswagen Touareg is being built on the Evo platform of MLB
Volkswagen is expected to be in the third generation Touareg to India as a luxury segment. It is also expected that the Volkswagen Touareg is expected to get 4 powertrain options. Complying with the environmental norms the Volkswagen Touareg pushes into green and Technology and there might be a hybrid version being launched in the future.
Volkswagen Touareg is seen as a tough competitor to the Volvo xc90, BMW X5, Audi Q7.On account of minimal sales Volkswagen has discontinued the last generation of Touareg being sold in India.