Volkswagen company introduced the “charged” R-modification of crossover Touareg, a public which will premiere at the Geneva motor show.
Volkswagen company introduced the “charged” R-modification of the crossover of the new generation Touareg, which received a 462-strong hybrid installation. Public premiere of the car will be held in early March at the Geneva motor show.
New Volkswagen Touareg R has received a three-liter V6 petrol engine capacity of 340 HP, which works together with the 136-horsepower electric motor and eight-speed automatic transmission. In sum, the unit gives 462 HP and 700 N·m of torque.
Crossover is capable of accelerating from standstill to first “hundred” for approximately 5 s, and its maximum speed force is electronically limited at around 250 km per hour. Block lithium-ion batteries installed in the bottom of the car, allows you to drive solely on electricity up to 50 kilometers. In this case, the maximum speed will not exceed 140 km per hour.
Volkswagen Touareg R system equipped with a 4Motion all-wheel drive and a Central differential Torsen. Depending on the specific traffic situation in a front and rear axle can be transmitted to 70% and 80% of the total thrust, respectively.
New Volkswagen Touareg R will go on sale this summer. Car prices will be announced later. At the moment, this model has a version with four-liter diesel engine V8, outstanding 422 of power and 900 Newton metres.
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