2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Audi Q5
When you think of Volkswagen you may not expect luxury but the Touareg crossover is anything but ordinary. The 2017 VW Touareg features a large amount of standard features, a classy interior and high-end performance like a standard V6 engine. Crossovers are practical and versatile but the added luxury quality give the crossovers a high-end appeal. The 2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Audi Q5 comparison shows how the Touareg can keep up with even the most notably luxury crossovers available.
Both the Touareg and Audi Q5 come standard with all-wheel drive but the 2017 VW Touareg is the only one to offer a standard 3.6-liter V6 engine with 280 horsepower. The 2017 Q5 offers an available V6 engine with less horsepower but only reserves it for its highest trim level. The 2017 Touareg truly exceeds with its high towing capacity of 7,716 pounds which is more than 3,000 pounds above the 2017 Audi Q5's capacity.
|2017 Volkswagen Touareg||VS||2017 Audi A5|
|Standard 3.6-Liter V6 Engine||Engine||Turbocharged 2.0-Liter Four-Cylinder or 3.0-Liter V6 Engine|
|64 Cubic Feet||Max. Cargo Volume||57.3 Cubic Feet|
|7,716 lbs.||Max. Towing Capacity||4,400 lbs.|
2017 VW Touareg Standard Features
The amount of standard features found on the base Sport with Technology trim is astonishing. The base model sets the standard for all other Touareg models but offering a huge amount of standard features. Some of the included equipment on the Touareg include automatic and adaptive bi-xenon headlights, automatic wipers, hands-free power liftgate, heated mirrors, trailer hitch, a rearview camera, front and rear parking sensors, heated front seats, an 8-inch touchscreen and more. Customers will even find driver assistance technologies such as blind spot monitoring system, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, and lane departure warning system all standard.
If you want versatility and convenience all wrapped up in one great looking package then the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is the way to go. With no shortage of features the Touraeg gives drivers responsive and sharp performance with respectable fuel economy and a design that will turn heads as you drive by. The 2017 VW Touareg is available now at Stokes Volkswagen in North Charleston. Please contact us today to schedule a test drive or for more information on the Touareg.