2007 Touareg V10 TDI
The 2007 Volkswagen Touareg is a 4-door, 5-passenger luxury sport-utility, available in 3 trims, ranging from the V6 to the V10 TDI. Upon introduction, the V6 is equipped with a standard 3.6-liter, V6, 276-horsepower engine that achieves 16-mpg in the city and 20-mpg on the highway. The V10 TDI is equipped with a standard 5.0-liter, V10, 310-horsepower, turbo, diesel engine that achieves 17-mpg in the city and 22-mpg on the highway. A 6-speed automatic transmission with overdrive is standard on both trims. The 2007 Volkswagen Touareg is a carryover from 2006.
All Touaregs have a 6-speed automatic transmission. Their AWD includes low-range gearing and a locking center differential; a locking rear differential is optional. ABS and an antiskid system are standard. So are front side airbags, curtain side airbags, and a sunroof.
The V10's height-adjustable air suspension is optional for other models. A power liftgate and keyless entry/starting also are now available for all models. Other options include navigation system, rearview camera, and heated rear seats. Leather upholstery is optional. Touareg was developed with Porsche, which offers its own version as the Cayenne. Touareg also lends its basic design to the Audi Q7 premium large SUV.
VEHICLE SPECIFICATIONS AND DIMENSIONS MPG (City/Hwy) 17/22 Wheelbase 112.4" Overall Length 187.2" Vehicle Height 68.0" Vehicle Width 75.9" Payload Capacity 1131 Front Headroom 38.7" Front Legroom 41.3" Rear Legroom 35.6" Seating Capacity 5 Final Assembly Location D STANDARD ENGINE Engine SOHC Turbocharged Diesel 5.0-Liter, 90-Degree V10, 20-Valve, SOHC, EFI Engine; Front/Longitudinal Mounted With Horsepower Of 310@3750, Torque Of 553@2000, Cast Iron Block and Alloy Cylinder Heads Compression Ratio 18 Horsepower@RPM 310 hp @3750rpm Torque Lbs. Per Ft 553@ 2000 Cylinder Configuration Vee Valves per cylinder 2 Bore 3.19 Stroke 3.76 Engine Block Material Cast Iron Block Head Material Alloy Fuel Capacity 26.40 gallons Fuel Type BioDiesel Fuel Delivery Name EFI STANDARD TRANSMISSION Transmission 6-Speed Electronically Controlled Manually Interactive Adaptive Automatic Transmission With Overdrive and Floor Mounted Shifter Adaptive Automatic Transmission Speeds 6 Curb Weight 5924lbs.s Clutch type - Linkage - Heavy duty No Overdrive Yes
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