2021 Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE

2021 Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Specifications

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About the 2021 Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE

The 2021 Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE 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$128,600.

The Touareg is an all-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 4.0L TWIN TURBO V8 engine that has 310 kW of power (at 4250 rpm) and 900 Nm of torque (at 1750 rpm) via an Eight-speed Automatic. VOLKSWAGEN claims the Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE uses 7.5L/100km of Diesel in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 185g of CO2. It has a 90L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 1200km per full tank.

The Touareg measures 1686mm (66.4 inches) in height, 4878mm (192.0 inches) in length, 1984mm (78.1 inches) in width with a 2899mm (114.1 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2354kg (5189.7 lbs) of unladen weight. The Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE comes standard with 285/40 R21 front tyres and 285/40 R21 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2021 Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE has a 213mm 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 V8 TDI R-LINE Details
Used Price From DealerA$128,600
Trade-In ValueA$111,900
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 V8 TDI R-LINE Engine Specifications
Size3956cc, 4.0L
Power @ RPM 310kW @ 4250rpm (415.7 hp)
Torque @ RPM900Nm @ 1750rpm (663.7 lb-ft)
Cylinderstwin-turbocharged eight-cylinder
Number of Valves32
Euro RatingEURO 6
Compression ratio16
Power/weight ratio131.7kw/tonne
Bore/stroke83mm × 91.4mm (3.3in × 3.6in)
Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionEight-speed Automatic
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle11.19m (36.7 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size285/40 R21 - 9.5Jx21
Rear tyre & wheel size285/40 R21 - 9.5Jx21
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, 5 links, Air Springs
Rear suspension type5 links, Air Springs
Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeDIESEL
Fuel tank capacity90L
Fuel consumption (combined average)7.5L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)8.7L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)7L / 100km
Vehicle range1200.0km (745.6 miles)
Emission standardEURO 6
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)185g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)228g / 100km
CO2 emissions (highway)198g / 100km
Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Dimensions
Length4878mm (192.0 inches)
Width1984mm (78.1 inches)
Height1686mm (66.4 inches)
Wheelbase2899mm (114.1 inches)
Front track1664mm (65.5 inches)
Rear track1674mm (65.9 inches)
Ground clearance213mm (8.4 inches)
Unladen weight2354kg (5189.7 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass3000kg (6613.9 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass6500kg (14330.0 lbs)
Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity3500kg (7716.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-LINE Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet - Load Area
  • 2 Stage Unlocking - Programmable
  • 350mm Rear Brakes
  • 3D View
  • 400mm Front Brakes
  • 4Motion Active Control AWD
  • Four Wheel Steer
  • Climate Control - 4 Zone
  • Automatic Air Recirculation
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Automatic Climate Control Filtered
  • App-connect Interface
  • Apple Car Play
  • Adaptive Damping Control
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Automatic Door Locks - Programmable
  • Aero Wipers - Front
  • Automatic Hold Function
  • Air Compressor
  • Adaptive Lane Guidance
  • Allergen Filter
  • Alarm System/Tow Away Protection/Int Surveillance
  • Air Quality Sensor
  • Air Suspension
  • Air Suspension Control Buttons for Easy Loading
  • Anti-Slip Regulation
  • Adjustable Steering Column
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Adblue Tank 24 Litre
  • Anti-theft Wheel Bolts
  • Android Auto
  • Around View Monitor
  • 21 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
  • Black Headliner
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Curtain Airbags - Front
  • Curtain Airbags - Rear
  • Configurable Ambient Interior Lighting
  • 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
  • Chrome Tailpipe Trim
  • Crumple Zone Front & Rear
  • Digital Amplifier
  • Dashboard Inserts
  • Driver Fatigue Detection
  • Digital Cockpit
  • Driver One Touch Lock/Unlock
  • Discover Premium Audio and Sat Nav System
  • Dust and Pollen Filter
  • Diesel Particulate Filter
  • Door Pockets - Front and Rear
  • Daytime Running Lights - LED
  • Driving Profile Selection
  • Dynamic Indicators - Rear
  • Emergency Assist
  • Easy Close Tailgate
  • Easy Open Tailgate
  • Electromechanical Active Roll Stabilization
  • Easy Access System
  • 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 Bumper - Black Accents
  • 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
  • Heated Rear Seats - Outer
  • Humidity Sensor
  • Heated Steering Wheel
  • Head Up Display
  • Headlight Washer System
  • Instrument Cluster Display - 12.3 Inch
  • 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 Number Plate Light
  • Low Fuel Warning
  • Low Light Sensor
  • LED Matrix Dynamic Light System
  • Manoeuvre Braking
  • Multi Collision Brake
  • Mirror Courtesy Lighting
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Media Control
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Matrix LED headlights with signature DRL
  • Multi-media System with 15 inch Touch Screen
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Mobile Phone Connectivity
  • Media Proximity Sensor
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front & Rear
  • Massage Function on Driver Seat
  • Massage Function on Passenger Seat
  • Night View Assist
  • Optical Parking System
  • Occupant Protective system
  • Power Adjustable Steering Column
  • Park Assist Plus
  • 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
  • Power Mirrors With Memory
  • Push Open Fuel Lid
  • Power Seats - 2nd Row
  • Power Front Seats 18 Way + Memory
  • Power Steering Column with Memory
  • Power Tailgate
Optional Features
  • Metallic Paint - A$2,100
  • Pearl Effect Paint - A$2,100
  • Powered Panoramic Sunroof - A$3,000