2018 VW Touareg TDI Review, Redesign and Release Date

Saturday, April 22nd 2017. | Volkswagen


The 2018 VW Touareg TDI has been confirmed to come as the third generation. It is worth to anticipate the arrival of the model because some refinements will be added to offer more premium and advanced design. It is a new design with more changes for the future market. The first generation was launched as the strong rival for other full-sized SUVs such as Porsche Cayenne as well as Audi 17.

Next-Gen 2018 VW Touareg
2018 VW Touareg Exterior

There is a significant connection between the 2018 VW Touareg TDI and the 2016 Audi Q7. It is because the prototype is rumored to use the old body of Q7. A complete redesign will be offered. It will use MLB Evo platform that is also used by Audi Q7.The weight is reduced to provide you something more. Also, the design will be based on the VW Concept named CrossBlue Concept. It is why the vehicle will be more premium than its predecessor. However, it is still difficult to gain the complete data such as the headlights, taillights, chassis materials, and grille and wheel size.

2018 VW Touareg Interior2018 VW Touareg Interior

Speaking about what possible things we can find inside, we only have limited information available because there is the company insiders have hinted no reliable info. The cabin surely will give you a higher level of technology features including digital instrument cluster, advanced driver assists, and auto driving functions. In short, the company will give their big concern on how to make the cabin of 2018 VW Touareg TDI has some features to give higher level of driving experience so the driver can easily control the vehicle.

2018 VW Touareg Engine

As the third generation, the new model will be designed with new petrol and diesel engine. It is nice to hear that the company will improve its engine efficiency. There is also high possibility that the company will use the plug-in hybrid engine. 2018 VW Touareg TDI is also expected to get V6 engine that will be paired to new ten-speed dual clutch DSG auto gearbox. Sadly, there is no accurate data yet to tell us more about the output, the acceleration, the top speed and the engine efficiency.

2018 VW Touareg Release Date2018 VW Touareg Release Date and Price

Well, everything about the 2018 VW Touareg TDI such as its release date and price has not been announced yet by the official. We have no solid information in our hands. We expect that the launch day will be set at the end of 2018. The price should not be too far from the previous model.