Volkswagen Touareg 6.0 W12
Model Year 2002 (Volkswagen Touareg I), J - Segment (SUV)

drivers'

3.0

rating

suv
suv
x 5
x 5
4 x 4
4 x 4
6.0 W12 48v
Nat. Asp.
Nat. Asp.
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Volkswagen Touareg 6.0 W12

The German car first seen in 2002 and powered by a 12 - cylinder nat. asp. petrol unit, produced by Volkswagen. The engine offers a displacement of 6.0 litre matched to a 4 x 4 wheel drive system and a automatic gearbox with 6 gears. Vehicle in question is a suv with the top speed of 250km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 5.9s and consumping around 15.9 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

6.0 W12

displacement:
5998
cc
configuration:
12 - W config
 
valves:
48, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Nat. Asp.
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
450
hp
torque:
580
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Touareg
~90% score
produced:
2002. - 2007.
 
body style:
suv
5 door
length:
4754
mm
width:
1928
mm
height:
1726
mm
boot:
555 - 1570
l
fuel tank:
100
l

Performance

Automatic gearbox performance

emission

G

category

automatic

6 gears

average

15.9

l/100km

weight:
2380
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
5.9
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
22.7
l/100km
cons. (highway):
11.9
l/100km
cons. (average):
15.9
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
382
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

safety
comfort
practicality
performance
economy
boot space

Safety results for Volkswagen Touareg

EuroNCAP: ~90% occupant safety

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