Research 2017 Volkswagen Touareg specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Sport w/Technology V6 Sport w/Technology


Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 64
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 32.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 32.1


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 450
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 450
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180


Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.2


Displacement 3.6 L/220
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 280 @ 6200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 266 @ 2500
Engine Type Premium Unleaded V-6
Engine Order Code
Engine Oil Cooler None

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 68.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.4
Length, Overall (in) 188.8
Wheelbase (in) 113.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 66
Track Width, Front (in) 65.2

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.8
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4
Front Head Room (in) 39.6
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.9
Second Leg Room (in) 36.7


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23


Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39
Steering Type Rack-Pinion


Body Style 4MOTION
Vehicle Name Volkswagen Touareg
Body Code S


Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front 3.70
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.70
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone


Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P255/55HR18
Front Tire Size P255/55HR18
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Spare Tire Size Compact


Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 772
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7716
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 7716
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 772
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 7716


Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.85
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 8
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain All Wheel
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.82
Transfer Case Power Take Off No
Transfer Case Model None
Trans PTO Access No
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.83
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.22
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.44
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.86
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.84

Weight Information

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6173


Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 8