2004 Volkswagen Touareg Road Test Specs | Edmunds

2004 Volkswagen Touareg - Road Test Specs

2004 Volkswagen Touareg SUV

(3.2L V6 AWD 6-speed Automatic)


Model year2004
StyleV8 AWD 4dr SUV (4.2L 8cyl 6A)
Base MSRP$42,640
As-tested MSRP$42,512


Drive typeAWD
Engine typeV6
Displacement (cc/cu-in)4.2
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)310 @ 6,200
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)302 @ 3,000
Transmission type6-speed shiftable automatic


Suspension, frontdouble wishbone
Suspension, reardouble wishbone
Steering typepower steering
Tire brandPirelli
Tire modelPzero Rosso
Tire size, frontP255/55R18
Tire size, rearP255/55R18
Brakes, frontfront and rear ventilated disc

Track Test Results

Skid pad, 200-ft. diameter (lateral g)38.1

Fuel Consumption

EPA fuel economy (mpg)14 City 18 Highway
Edmunds observed (mpg)11
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)26.4

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)5300
Length (in.)187.2
Width (in.)75.9
Height (in.)68
Wheelbase (in.)112.4
Legroom, front (in.)41.3
Legroom, rear (in.)35.6
Headroom, front (in.)38.7
Headroom, rear (in.)38.3
Seating capacity5
Cargo volume (cu-ft)31
Max. cargo volume, seats folded (cu-ft)71


Bumper-to-bumper4 years / 50,000 miles
Powertrain5 years / 60,000 miles
Corrosion12 years / Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance4 years / 50,000 miles
Free scheduled maintenance3


Front airbagsStandard
Side airbagsStandard
Head airbagsStandard
Antilock brakesStandard
Electronic brake enhancementsbraking assist
Traction controlStandard
Stability controlStandard
Emergency assistance systemStandard
NHTSA crash test, driverNot tested
NHTSA crash test, passengerNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side frontNot tested
NHTSA crash test, side rearNot tested
NHTSA rollover resistanceNot tested

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