Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg SUV Crossover Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2013 Volkswagen Touareg SUV Crossover

Luxury Car
Family Car
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 Pros Choice of three strong engines.

 Pros Phenomenal towing capabilities.

 Pros Expected to score well in crash tests.

 Pros Impressive braking capabilities.

 Pros Touchscreen audio system is impressive.

 Pros Navigation system with 3D landmarks is amazing.

 Pros Sliding rear seat allows for optimal comfort.

 Pros Plenty of leg and headroom in both rows.

 Pros Faux leather is softer and more pliable than real cowhide.

 Pros High quality materials throughout cabin from the dash to the doors.

 Pros Fantastic ride quality.

 Pros Controls are placed thoughtfully on the dash.

 Pros 4MOTION all-wheel drive is standard.

 Pros Small turning circle makes it easy to park and maneuver in small spaces.

 Cons The gasoline engine returns below average fuel economy.

 Cons Overall cargo space with rear seat down does not compete with others in this segment.

 Cons High MSRP is not affordable for the average buyer.

 Cons Exterior is a little dull for many consumers.

 Cons Rear view camera is optional, which should be standard at this price.

 Cons Door handles are hard to grip with gloves on.

 Cons Push Start/Stop features is overdone and a disappointment.

 Cons Not as capable of handling off-road terrain as the previous generation was.