2012 Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI

2012 Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Specifications

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About the 2012 Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI

The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI is an all-wheel drive four-door wagon that was released to the Australian market on 01/09/2012 classified as a 7P MY13. The Touareg is regarded as a large SUV built in Slovakia with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$22,200.

The Touareg is an all-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 3.0L DIESEL TURBO V6 engine that has 150 kW of power (at 4000 rpm) and 400 Nm of torque (at 2000 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. VOLKSWAGEN claims the Touareg 150 TDI uses 7.2L/100km of Diesel in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 190g of CO2. It has a 85L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 1181km per full tank.

The Touareg measures 1732mm (68.2 inches) in height, 4898mm (192.8 inches) in length, 1965mm (77.4 inches) in width with a 2904mm (114.3 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2154kg (4748.8 lbs) of unladen weight. The Touareg 150 TDI comes standard with 255/55 R18 front tyres and 255/55 R18 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI has a 205mm ground clearance with a 3500kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity. It has a final gear ratio of 4.556.

The Touareg has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Front Floor and the compliance plate is located on the Driver Side Lower B-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WVGZZZ7PZ#D123456.


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Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Details
Used Price From DealerA$22,200
Trade-In ValueA$17,500
Series7P MY13
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/09/2012
Discontinued date31/01/2013
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Front Floor
Compliance plate locationDriver Side Lower B-Pillar
VIN ExampleWVGZZZ7PZ#D123456
Country of originSlovakia
SegmentLarge SUV
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Engine Specifications
Size2967cc, 3.0L
Power @ RPM 150kW @ 4000rpm (201.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM400Nm @ 2000rpm (295.0 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged six-cylinder
Number of Valves24
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio17
Power/weight ratio69.6kw/tonne
Bore/stroke83mm × 91.4mm (3.3in × 3.6in)
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle11.9m (39.0 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size255/55 R18 - 8x18
Rear tyre & wheel size255/55 R18 - 8x18
Front suspension typeDouble wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Rear suspension typeDouble wishbone, Coil Spring, Gas damper, Anti roll bar
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeDIESEL
Fuel tank capacity85L
Fuel consumption (combined average)7.2L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range1180.6km (733.6 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)190g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Dimensions
Length4898mm (192.8 inches)
Width1965mm (77.4 inches)
Height1732mm (68.2 inches)
Wheelbase2904mm (114.3 inches)
Front track1656mm (65.2 inches)
Rear track1676mm (66.0 inches)
Ground clearance205mm (8.1 inches)
Unladen weight2154kg (4748.8 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2840kg (6261.1 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass-
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity3500kg (7716.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Volkswagen Touareg 150 TDI Options
Standard Features
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Airbag Knee Driver
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • 18 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Cruise Control
  • CD with 6 CD Stacker
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Dusk Sensing Headlights
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Fog Lights - Front
  • Head Airbags
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Hill Holder
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Leather Upholstery
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Mobile Phone Connectivity
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Power front seats
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators & Folding
  • Power Steering
  • Power Tailgate
  • Power Windows
  • Radio CD with 8 Speakers
  • Roof Rails
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Side Airbags
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Wood Grain Trim
  • Xenon Headlights
Optional Features
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft - A$900
  • Driver Assist Pack - A$5,400
  • Metallic Paint - A$1,500
  • Power Sunroof - A$3,000
  • Satellite Navigation - A$4,900
  • Premium Sound System - A$2,900