2021 Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI

2021 Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Specifications

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About the 2021 Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI

The 2021 Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI is an all-wheel drive four-door wagon that was released to the Australian market on 01/08/2020 classified as a CR MY21. The Touareg is regarded as a large SUV built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$75,800.

The Touareg is an all-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 3.0L TURBO V6 engine that has 170 kW of power (at 4000 rpm) and 500 Nm of torque (at 1750 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. VOLKSWAGEN claims the Touareg 170TDI uses 6.8L/100km of Diesel in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 179g of CO2. It has a 90L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 1324km per full tank.

The Touareg measures 1717mm (67.6 inches) in height, 4878mm (192.0 inches) in length, 1984mm (78.1 inches) in width with a 2894mm (113.9 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2067kg (4556.9 lbs) of unladen weight. The Touareg 170TDI comes standard with 255/55 R19 front tyres and 255/55 R19 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2021 Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI has a 215mm ground clearance with a 3500kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity.

The Touareg has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Driver Side Inner Guard and the compliance plate is located on the RH Door Apert. on Lower B-Pill. An example VIN number would be similar to WVGZZZCRZ#*123456.

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Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Details
Used Price From DealerA$75,800
Trade-In ValueA$65,900
SeriesCR MY21
Body Stylefour-door wagon
Release date01/08/2020
Discontinued date30/06/2021
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationDriver Side Inner Guard
Compliance plate locationRH Door Apert. on Lower B-Pill
VIN ExampleWVGZZZCRZ#*123456
Country of originGermany
SegmentLarge SUV
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Engine Specifications
Size2967cc, 3.0L
Power @ RPM 170kW @ 4000rpm (228.0 hp)
Torque @ RPM500Nm @ 1750rpm (368.7 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged six-cylinder
Number of Valves24
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio15.5
Power/weight ratio82.2kw/tonne
Bore/stroke83mm × 91.4mm (3.3in × 3.6in)
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle12.19m (40.0 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size255/55 R19 - 8Jx19
Rear tyre & wheel size255/55 R19 - 8Jx19
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, 5 links
Rear suspension type5 links
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeDIESEL
Fuel tank capacity90L
Fuel consumption (combined average)6.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)7.6L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)6.3L / 100km
Vehicle range1323.5km (822.4 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)179g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)202g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)166g / 100km
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Dimensions
Length4878mm (192.0 inches)
Width1984mm (78.1 inches)
Height1717mm (67.6 inches)
Wheelbase2894mm (113.9 inches)
Front track1663mm (65.5 inches)
Rear track1679mm (66.1 inches)
Ground clearance215mm (8.5 inches)
Unladen weight2067kg (4556.9 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass2850kg (6283.2 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass6350kg (13999.3 lbs)
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity3500kg (7716.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Volkswagen Touareg 170TDI Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet - Load Area
  • 2 Stage Unlocking - Programmable
  • 330mm Rear Brakes
  • 350mm Front Brakes
  • 3D View
  • 4Motion Active Control AWD
  • Automatic Air Recirculation
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones
  • Automatic Climate Control Filtered
  • App-connect Interface
  • Apple Car Play
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Automatic Door Locks - Programmable
  • Aero Wipers - Front
  • Automatic Hold Function
  • Air Compressor
  • Aluminium Interior Trim Inserts
  • Adaptive Lane Guidance
  • Allergen Filter
  • Air Quality Sensor
  • Anti-Slip Regulation
  • Adjustable Steering Column
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Adblue Tank 24 Litre
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Anti-theft Wheel Bolts
  • Android Auto
  • 19 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • All Weather Light Function
  • Bag Hooks
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Lower Body Side and Bumper Trim
  • Body Coloured Exterior Door Handles
  • Body Coloured Exterior Mirrors
  • Bottle Holders - Front and Rear
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Curtain Airbags - Front
  • Curtain Airbags - Rear
  • Console - Centre Floor
  • Chrome Exhaust Tip(s)
  • Carpet Floor Covering
  • Cargo Cover - Automatic
  • Cargo Cover - Electric
  • Cargo Net on Rear Seat
  • Cup Holders - Front and Rear
  • Chrome Radiator Grille Highlights
  • Chrome Highlights - Lower Air Intakes
  • Cargo Tie Down Hooks/Rings
  • Comfort Indicator Function
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Chrome Lower Body Side Mouldings
  • Child Proof Rear Door Locks
  • Child Proof Window Locks
  • Chrome Roof Rails
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Comfort Seats Front
  • Child Seat - ISOFIX Anchorage System
  • Chrome Surround - Exterior Side Windows
  • Crumple Zone Front & Rear
  • Dashboard Inserts
  • Driver Fatigue Detection
  • Driver One Touch Lock/Unlock
  • Discover Pro Audio and Sat Nav System
  • Dust and Pollen Filter
  • Diesel Particulate Filter
  • Door Pockets - Front and Rear
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Driving Profile Selection
  • Display Screen 7 Inch
  • Emergency Assist
  • Easy Close Tailgate
  • Easy Open Tailgate
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Emergency Brake Lights - Flashing
  • Extended Electronic Differential Lock
  • Exhaust Gas Recirculation
  • Electromechanical Park Brake
  • Electro-mechanical Power Steering
  • Exterior Mirror - Reverse Tilt on Passenger Side
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Extra USB Socket/s
  • Front Centre Armrest
  • Front Centre Console Armrest Storage Box 12V plug
  • Front Cross Traffic Alert
  • Front Footwell Lights
  • Fully Galvanised Body
  • Fog Lights - Rear
  • Fuel Filler Flap Lock/Unlock by Remote
  • Floor Mats - Front & Rear
  • Front Assist
  • Glovebox Compartment - Ventilated
  • Gesture Control
  • Grab Handles - Front and Rear
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • Headlights - Auto On/Off Function
  • Headlights - Coming/Leaving Home Function
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Humidity Sensor
  • Illuminated - Entry/Exit with Delayed Fade
  • Illuminated Glove Box Compartment
  • Integrated Infotainment System
  • Interior Lighting Pack
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • IQ Drive
  • Intermittent Wipers - Rear
  • Jpeg Image Viewer
  • Keyless Access
  • Keyless Start
  • Lane Assist
  • Leather and Aluminium Finish Gear Knob
  • Leather Appointed Seats
  • Lane Change Assist
  • Luggage/Cargo Area Light(s)
  • LED Headlights
  • LED Number Plate Light
  • Low Fuel Warning
  • Low Light Sensor
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Multi Collision Brake
  • Mirror Courtesy Lighting
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Multi-media System with 9.2 inch Touch Screen
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Mobile Phone Connectivity
  • Media Proximity Sensor
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front & Rear
  • Optical Parking System
  • Occupant Protective system
  • Park Assist
  • Push Button Start
  • Parking Distance Control Front & Rear
  • Paddle Shifters on Steering Wheel
  • Pedestrian Monitoring Function
  • Personal Profile
  • Power front seats
  • Power Mirrors With Folding
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Power Mirrors With Indicators - LED
  • Push Open Fuel Lid
  • Power Seats - 2nd Row
  • Power Tailgate
  • Power Windows With One-Touch Operation
  • Power Windows with Roll-back Function
  • Radio AM/FM
  • Rear Air Vents
  • Rear Centre Armrest with Cup Holders
  • Reversible Carpet/Rubber Cargo Mat
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Reclining Rear Seats
  • Rear Footwell Lights
  • Rigid Safety Cell
  • Rear Lights - LED
  • Rear Seat Base Longitudinally Sliding
  • Rear Seat Remote Release
  • Rear Sunshade Blinds
  • Rain Sensing Wipers
  • Reversing Camera
  • Rear View Mirror Auto Dimming
  • Remote Window Closing
  • Remote Window Opening
  • Rear Wiper/Washer
  • Side Airbags - 2nd Row Seats side
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Side Assist
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Load Limiters Front Seats
  • Sports Bar
Optional Features
  • Innovision Package - A$8,000
  • Metallic Paint - A$2,100
  • Pearl Effect Paint - A$2,100
  • Sound and Comfort Package - A$8,000