V6 engines. Volkswagen currently offers the new Touareg with efficient and refined V6 turbo diesel engines (3.0 litre capacity). They are all designed on board the SUV for maximum trailer weights of 3.5 metric tonnes (braked up to a gradient of 8 per cent). The V6 diesel engines with 170 kW/231 hp and 210 kW/286 hp respectively (TDI/both EU6 AG) only consume 6.6 l/100 km (NEDC, combined). The 231-hp TDI generates a maximum torque of 500 Nm; this is 600 Nm for the 286-hp TDI.
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