Volkswagen’s Flagship Touareg R eHybrid Now Available for Pre-Order

Volkswagen’s highly anticipated Touareg R eHybrid is now available for pre-order, offering unprecedented performance and comfort. Discover its advanced features and understand why this model is set to redefine the premium SUV category.

What’s Happening

Volkswagen has officially initiated the pre-sale process for its latest creation, the Touareg R eHybrid. As the top-line offering of Volkswagen’s portfolio, this model is being introduced as a powerful plug-in hybrid, surpassing all standard Volkswagen models in terms of drive system strength.

Why It Matters

The new Touareg R eHybrid signifies a notable shift towards high-performance, eco-friendly vehicles within the Volkswagen brand. As stated by Peter Jost, the Head of Marketing & Sales at Volkswagen R, this vehicle represents a remarkable blend of performance, comfort, driving dynamics, and customizable equipment. Apart from its impressive off-road capabilities, the model also boasts a towing capacity of 3.5 tonnes, making it a versatile option for demanding tasks.

Key Points

The new Touareg R eHybrid houses a 3.0-liter, six-cylinder turbocharged engine and an electric drive motor, capable of producing a combined output of 340 kW (462 PS) and a torque of 700 Nm. Thanks to these figures, the vehicle can achieve 0-100 km/h in just 5.1 seconds and hit a top speed of 250 km/h.

In addition to its superior drive system, the model is equipped with a networked roof load sensor, leading to enhanced stability and precision in diverse driving conditions. The vehicle’s Innovision Cockpit has been redesigned for increased intuitiveness, featuring a 15-inch central touchscreen and new IQ.LIGHT HD matrix headlights with more than 38,000 interactive LEDs. An optional Park Assist Pro feature provides remotely controlled parking via a smartphone app, ideal for tight parking spots.

Bottom Line

Starting from €93,870, the new Touareg R eHybrid introduces an array of standard features, including a sporty Black Style design, illuminated logos, blue interior accents, Vienna design leather seats, 21-inch Leeds alloy wheels, and a 4-zone air conditioning system. Buyers also have the option to upgrade to larger 21-inch and 22-inch alloy wheels. This is more than just a vehicle—it’s a symbol of Volkswagen’s commitment to the future of sustainable yet powerful mobility.


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