2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8 AWD 4dr SUV (4.2L 8cyl 6A)
The car has the amenities of a luxury car, handles like a sports car, has the power of a muscle car, all with great off road capabilities. 100K+ miles and has never left us stranded. The body style doesn't show its age and still turns heads on the road. We live in the country and it has survived the gravel roads as an everyday driver for my wife. Its great for travel (other than the mileage) and gives a sense of safety and security no matter the driving conditions.
The car just seems to feel the road and is a pleasure to drive. The cabin is luxurious and comfortable. It gets around great in the rain and snow.
Could be more leg room in back. The hands free controls don't change stations or functions on the stereo. Gas mileage (17/20) could be a lot better. Tires and normal maintenance costs are high.
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