Select a different vehicle  
Recently Viewed
There are no recently viewed vehicles to display

Average Consumer Rating 71 Total Reviews
Write a review

Performance
Comfort
Value
Fun-to-Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
The German Sherman
By mikecnz on
Vehicle
2006 Volkswagen Touareg V6 4dr SUV AWD (3.2L 6cyl 6A)
Review
What a fabulous vehicle! I have a 3.2L V6 fully loaded in Light Blue and Gray interior. Without question this is the best handling SUV on the road and one of the most comfortable to drive on or off. I've thrown this new vehilce around all kinds of corners and it just keeps on sticking. The V6 engine is slightly underpowered during uphill acceleration at 240 HP but this will be upgraded for '07 to 280 HP. Its gas mileage is well... very SUV. It has an annoying wheel balance/alignment issue which the dealership says shouldn't be fixed under 6,000 miles to avoid future problems. Otherwise this truck is perfect.
Favorite Features
The color combination Light blue / Grey / Walnut w/ V10 version roof rack, stylish interior, more bells and wells than I can figure out, and the car-like handling and cornering. The Brembo brakes are awesome. It has power outlets everywhere.
Suggested Improvements
Give it more power! The center console storage box has a clunky design. I can't get the Homelink system to function (user error?). Fix the wheel alignment / balance on new vehicles.
Recommend (0) (0)
Report it
Comments (0) Post a Comment
Post a Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment.

Register

ADVERTISEMENT
Nearby Inventory Zip Code UPDATE
 
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
Have a question? We're here to help!
Chat*
Chat online with us
Email
Email us at help@edmunds.com
*Available daily 8AM-5PM Pacific
Phone*
Call us at 855-782-4711
SMS*
Text us at ED411