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2012 Volkswagen Touareg Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$43,375 - $61,995

Original MSRP:
$41,251 - $58,958

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Review
The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg is a 4-door, 5-passenger new SUV that has been carried over from 2011. The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg is offered in seven models, the VR6 Sport, the TDI Sport, the S 4Motion, the VR6 Lux, the TDI Lux, the VR6 Executive, the TDI Executive, and the Hybird. The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg has a 3.6 liter engine and a 8 speed automatic transmission. The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg carries 36,000/36 basic warranty and is a new car that averages 20 MPG mpg city and 28 mpg highway.

The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg models come with all of the following as standard: full power accessories, child safety door locks, ABS brakes, traction/stability control, front power outlet, engine start/stop button, CD player, Bluetooth® wireless access, USB port, MP3 player, automatic headlights with auto off, halogen headlights, fog lights, front air dam, rear spoiler, air conditioning, cruise control, outside temperature gauge, steering wheel mounted controls, tire pressure monitor, trip computer, delayed courtesy lighting, leather steering wheel, keyless entry, remote fuel door, cloth seating, front bucket seats, second row floor mats, tilt steering column, seatback storage, armrest storage, cup holders, alloy wheels, tire detail, privacy glass, power/folding and heated exterior mirrors, rear wiper and a rear defroster. *Not all of the above features may come as standard on the 2012 Toyota models.

Some optional upgrades for the 2012 Toyota Models includes, a Touareg protection kit, a first aid kit, and a Touareg mat kit.

The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg is a new car under $50,000 that has a starting price of $43,375.
Warranty Information
Basic: 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 16V170000
Mfg's Report Date MAR 24, 2016
Component SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Number of Units Affected 46,574
Summary Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2011-2016 Touareg vehicles. The brake pedal pivot pin may be missing a securing clip, allowing the pivot pin to move and the brake pedal to dislodge.
Consequence If the brake pedal dislodges, the driver may not be able to apply the brakes, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake pedal assembly to verify the presence of the securing clip and install any missing securing clips, free of charge. The recall began on April 27, 2016. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 46G4.
Notes Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Models & Prices

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Sport
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr VR6 Sport $43,375 $41,251 $672 / Month*
4dr TDI Sport $46,875 $44,579 $727 / Month*

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Sport w/Nav
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr VR6 Sport w/Nav *Ltd Avail* $44,995 $42,791 $697 / Month*
4dr VR6 Sport w/Nav $45,455 $43,228 $705 / Month*
4dr TDI Sport w/Nav *Ltd Avail* $48,495 $46,119 $752 / Month*
4dr TDI Sport w/Nav $48,955 $46,557 $759 / Month*

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Lux
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr VR6 Lux *Ltd Avail* $48,855 $46,461 $757 / Month*
4dr VR6 Lux $49,395 $46,975 $766 / Month*
4dr TDI Lux *Ltd Avail* $52,355 $49,790 $811 / Month*
4dr TDI Lux $52,895 $50,303 $820 / Month*

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Exec
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr VR6 Exec *Ltd Avail* $54,255 $51,597 $841 / Month*
4dr VR6 Exec $55,095 $52,396 $854 / Month*
4dr TDI Exec *Ltd Avail* $57,755 $54,926 $895 / Month*
4dr TDI Exec $58,595 $55,725 $908 / Month*

2012 Volkswagen Touareg BASE
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Hybrid *Ltd Avail* $61,110 $58,115 $947 / Month*
4dr Hybrid $61,995 $58,958 $961 / Month*

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
18" "Tacora" wheels -inc: all-season tires      
19" "Everest" alloy wheel -inc: all-season tires      
20" "Pikes Peak" alloy wheels -inc: all-season tires        
Bi-xenon headlights
Body colored bumpers
Chrome plated rectangular tail pipes
Comfort hatch cover
Dynamic headlight range adjustment
Front fog & cornering lamps
Heated pwr adjustable exterior mirrors w/memory    
Heated washer nozzles
LED tail lights
Pwr adjustable exterior mirrors      
Pwr panoramic sunroof    
Rain-sensing windshield wipers
Remote opening & closing pwr tailgate w/closing assist
Silver roof rails
Trailer hitch preparation
INTERIOR Features
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
(4) 12V pwr outlets
115V outlet
12-way pwr front seats -inc: driver pwr lumbar, driver seat memory      
12-way pwr front seats -inc: dual pwr lumbar, dual seat memory        
40/20/40 split rear seat
8-way pwr seats      
Alarm w/immobilizer
Aluminum appearance pedals        
Burr walnut interior inlays    
Climatronic dual-zone A/C
Cruise control
Dual driver & front passenger visor illuminated vanity mirrors
Electric rear seat release switches    
Electric rear window defroster
Front & rear carpeted floor mats
Heated front & rear seats      
Heated front seats    
Heated leather wrapped multifunction adjustable steering wheel        
High-gloss black center console      
HomeLink
KESSY keyless entry system -inc: push-button start      
Keyless entry    
Leather shift knob
Leather wrapped adjustable multifunction steering wheel    
Leather wrapped heated multifunction adjustable steering wheel        
Leatherette seat covering      
Metal scuff plates on door sills        
Premium color multifunction display
Pwr adjustable steering column w/memory        
Pwr locks
Pwr windows -inc: pinch protection & automatic 1-touch feature
Silver metallic interior inlays      
Vienna leather seat covering    
Wood center console    
MECHANICAL Features
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
3.0L TDI V6 engine  
3.0L TSI hybrid engine        
3.6L FSI V6 engine  
4XMOTION permanent 4-wheel drive
8-speed automatic transmission w/4Motion
Front & rear power-assisted vented disc brakes
Servotronic pwr steering
Steel "Off-road" suspension
SAFETY Features
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Child safety rear door locks
Driver & front passenger side thorax airbag
Dual front airbags
Electronic stability program (ESP)
ISOFIX w/top tether
LED daytime running lights
Side curtain Protection
Tire pressure monitoring system
ENTERTAINMENT Features
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
AM/FM CD player -inc: (8) speakers
Bluetooth
Dynaudio premium sound system      
Media device interface w/iPod cable
Navigation system w/premium 8" color screen & park distance control  
Navigation system w/premium 8" color screen & rearview camera  
Satellite radio w/3-month trial
PROCESSING-OTHER Features
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
** PRELIMINARY STANDARD EQUIPMENT **

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
TRAILER HITCH
NOTE Options
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
** THIS VEHICLE IS NO LONGER FACTORY ORDERABLE - SEE DEALER FOR CURRENT AVAILABILITY **  
PAINT Options
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
BLACK UNI
CAMPENELLA WHITE *Limited Availability* *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*
CANYON GRAY METALLIC
COOL SILVER METALLIC
DARK FLINT METALLIC
GALAPAGOS GRAY METALLIC
NIGHT BLUE METALLIC
PURE WHITE
TOFFEE BROWN METALLIC
TUNGSTEN SILVER METALLIC        
PAINT SCHEME Options
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
STANDARD PAINT
PORT INSTALLED OPTIONS Options
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
(4) SPLASH GUARDS (N/A w/TKP Protection Kit) (PIO)
CARPETED MAT KIT -inc: (4) carpeted mats & trunk liner (N/A w/TRM Mat Kit & TKP Protection Kit) (PIO)
FIRST AID KIT
LUGGAGE NET (PIO)
MAT KIT -inc: (4) rubber mats & trunk liner (N/A w/TMC Carpeted Mat Kit & TKP Protection Kit) (PIO)
PROTECTION KIT -inc: (4) rubber mats, trunk liner & (4) splash guards (N/A w/TRM Mat Kit, TMC Carpeted Mat Kit & TSP Splash Guards) (PIO)
ROOF EDGE SPOILER (PIO)
TRAILER HITCH EXTRA -inc: 7-pin adapter plug (REQ: 1D6 Trailer Hitch) (PIO)
SEAT TRIM Options
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
BLACK ANTHRACITE, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEAT TRIM      
BLACK ANTHRACITE, VIENNA LEATHER SEAT TRIM    
CORNSILK BEIGE, V-TEX LEATHERETTE SEAT TRIM      
CORNSILK BEIGE, VIENNA LEATHER SEAT TRIM    
SADDLE BROWN, VIENNA LEATHER SEAT TRIM    

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Technical Specifications

Brakes
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD - 13.0 x - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD - - TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft 58.0 58.0 58.0 58.0 58.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft 32.1 32.1 32.1 32.1 32.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft
Engine
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Displacement 3.6L/195 3.6L/195 3.6L/195 3.6L/195 3.0L/183
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V6 Superchaged Gas/Electric V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 280 @ 6200 280 @ 6200 280 @ 6200 280 @ 6200 380 @ - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 265 @ 3000-4000 265 @ 3000-4000 265 @ 3000-4000 265 @ 3000-4000 428 @ - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Height, Overall (in) 68.2 68.2 68.2 68.2 68.2
Length, Overall (in) 188.8 188.8 188.8 188.8 188.8
Min Ground Clearance (in) 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9 7.9
Wheelbase (in) 113.9 113.9 113.9 113.9 113.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.4 76.4 76.4 76.4 76.4
Fuel Tank
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.4 26.4 26.4 26.4 26.4
Steering
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.63 2.63 2.63 2.63 2.66
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.0 39.0 39.0 39.0 39.0
Suspension
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone Double Wishbone Double Wishbone Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Double Wishbone Double Wishbone Double Wishbone Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Tires
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Front Tire Size 255/55R18 255/55R18 265/50R19 275/45R20 265/50R19
Rear Tire Size 255/55R18 255/55R18 265/50R19 275/45R20 265/50R19
Transmission
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift Automatic w/Manual Shift
Trans Type 8 8 8 8 8
Vehicle
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Front Head Room (in) 39.6 39.6 39.6 39.6 39.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.4 41.4 41.4 41.4 41.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 59.8 59.8 59.8 59.8 59.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft 101.4 101.4 101.4 101.4 101.4
Second Head Room (in) 38.9 38.9 38.9 38.9 38.9
Second Leg Room (in) 34.9 34.9 34.9 34.9 34.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.7 56.7 56.7 56.7 56.7
Weight Information
Sport Sport w/Nav Lux Exec BASE
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4711 4711 4711 4711 5135

2012 Volkswagen Touareg Safety Features

Safety Features
Child safety rear door locks
Driver & front passenger side thorax airbag
Dual front airbags
Electronic stability program (ESP)
ISOFIX w/top tether
LED daytime running lights
Side curtain Protection
Tire pressure monitoring system
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A