• (4.8) 12 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,502$14,978
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 16-19
  • Engine: 310-hp, 5.0-liter V-10 (diesel)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Seats: 5
2006 Volkswagen Touareg

Our Take on the 2006 Volkswagen Touareg

Volkswagen arrived late to the sport utility vehicle party when it launched the Touareg (pronounced "TOUR-egg") for 2004. The SUV is related to Porsche's Cayenne.Electronically controlled 4XMotion permanent four-wheel drive includes offroad gearing. Up to 100 percent of the engine's pow... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Fuel economy
  • Tiny auxiliary gauges
  • 4WD controls
  • Rear legroom and foot space

Notable Features

  • V-6, V-8 or diesel V-10
  • Six-speed automatic
  • Low-range gearing
  • Air or steel suspension
  • Hilly-terrain assists

2006 Volkswagen Touareg Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 12 reviews

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Very comfortable, a great ride, poor mileage.

by 2006 VW Touareg V6 from Philadelphia, PA on May 7, 2012

I bought a 2006 V6 Touareg (95k miles) about 6 weeks ago. A week after purchase drove to Montreal and back (about 1000 miles) and it was a great road trip. Very comfortable, powerful, great handling. ... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Volkswagen Touareg Safety Ratings

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There is currently 1 recall for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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