2004 Volkswagen Touareg V6 2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8
POWERTRAIN/CHASSIS
Drivetrain layout Front engine, 4wd Front engine, 4wd
Engine type 15° V-6, iron block/alum heads, LEV 90° V-8, iron block/alum heads, LEV
Valve gear DOHC, 4 valves/cyl DOHC, 5 valves/cyl
Displacement, ci/cc 194.6 / 3189 251.8 / 4127
Bore x stroke, in/mm 3.31x3.78 / 84.0x95.9 3.33x3.66 / 84.5x93.0
Compression ratio 11.3:1 11.0:1
Max horsepower @ rpm 220 @ 5400 310 @ 6200
Max torque @ rpm 225 @ 3200 302 @ 3000
Redline, rpm 6500 6500
Transmission 6-speed automatic w/manumatic 6-speed automatic w/manumatic
Drive system 4Xmotion permanent 4wd w/low range (2.66:1) and locking center/rear diffs 4Xmotion permanent 4wd w/low range (2.66:1) and locking center/rear diffs
Axle/final-drive ratio 4.56:1 / 3.15:1 4.56:1 / 3.15:1
Suspension, front; rear Upper/lower control arms, coil springs, anti-roll bar; four-link, coil springs, anti-roll bar Upper/lower control arms, air springs, anti-roll bar; four-link, air springs, anti-roll bar
Brakes, f;r 13.0-in vented discs; 13.0-in vented discs, ABS, EBD, BA 13.0-in vented discs; 13.0-in vented discs, ABS, EBD, BA
Wheels 17 x 7.5, aluminum 18 x 8.0, aluminum
Traction/stability control ASR, ESP ASR, ESP
Tires 255/60R17 H
Dunlop Grand Trek ST 8000 M+S
255/55R18 V
Continental 4X4 Contact M+S
DIMENSIONS
Wheelbase, in 112.4 112.4
Track, f/r, in 65.2 / 65.7 65.2 / 65.7
Length, in 187.2 187.2
Width, in 75.9 75.9
Height, in 68.0 68.0-71.1
Seating capacity 5 5
Legroom, f/r, in 41.3 / 35.6 41.3 / 35.6
Shoulder room, f/r, in 57.7 / 57.4 57.7 / 57.4
Headroom, f/r, in 38.7 / 38.3 38.7 / 38.3
Cargo capacity, cu ft 31.0 / 71.0 (seats up/down) 31.0 / 71.0 (seats up/down)
Ground clearance, in 8.3 8.7-11.8
Apprch/dep angle, deg 28 / 28 28-33 / 28-33
Fording depth, in 19.7 22.8
Curb weight, lb 5086 5300
Weight dist, f/r, % 52/48 54/46
Max payload, lb 1400 1250
Max towing cap, lb 7716 7716
Fuel capacity, gal 26.4 26.4
Turning circle, ft 38.1 38.1
TEST DATA
0-60 mph 10.8 7.9
1/4 mile, sec @ mph 17.57 @ 78.90 15.55 @ 88.83
Top speed, mph 122 130
Braking, 60-0 mph, ft 132 126
600-ft slalom, mph 57.4 59.4
200-ft skidpad, g 0.75 0.76
Top-gear rpm @ 60 mph 2100 2150
CONSUMER INFO
On sale in U.S. Currently Currently
Base price $34,900 $40,700
Price, as tested $41,365 $49,915
Airbags Dual front, front side, front and rear head curtain Dual front, front side, front and rear head curtain
EPA mph, city/hwy 15/20 14/18
Range, miles, city/hwy 396/528 370/475
Basic warranty 4 yrs/50,000 miles 4 yrs/50,000 miles
Powertrain warranty 5 yrs/60,000 miles 5 yrs/60,000 miles
Roadside assistance 4 yrs/50,000 miles 4 yrs/50,000 miles
Recommended fuel Premium unleaded Premium unleaded