2017 VW Touareg vs 2017 Audi Q7

Finding the perfect vehicle can be quite the task because there are a lot of models to choose from. Our team here at Pacific Volkswagen is working to explore the entire VW lineup by providing drivers with details comparisons to the competition. This time around we’re going to take a closer look at the 2017 VW Touareg and how it compares to the popular 2017 Audi Q7.

These luxury SUVs have comparable starting price points as well as features and performance capabilities. We’re going to highlight everything from safety, convenience, comfort and power to give drivers the details they need to make a decision they’ll be happy with.

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2017 VW Touareg Sport 2017 Audi Q7 2.0T Premium
280-hp, 3.6-liter V-6 Engine 240-hp, 2.0-liter I-4
8-speed automatic Transmission 8-speed automatic
5 passengers Seating Capacity 7 passengers
32.1 cu. ft. Cargo Volume 14.8 cu. ft.

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As we can see from the chart above, the 2017 VW Touareg and the 2017 Audi Q7 sure do have a lot to offer. The Touareg is more powerful, but it has less seating. The trade-off is that drivers will have more cargo space behind the second row seating. The Q7 is less powerful, but it’s more efficient and offers seating for two additional passengers.

Safety features are plentiful on both models with each one coming standard with traction control, daytime running lights and parking assist. The Touareg comes out on top with a standard lane-departure warning system and blind-spot monitoring system, which are only available on the Audi Q7. Other features that stand out on the Touareg include voice recognition, adaptive cruise control and a limited slip differential.

Those interested in learning more are welcome to contact our team here at Pacific VW for more information. Drivers can get behind the wheel of the 2017 VW Touareg by scheduling a test drive online today.

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2017 VW Touareg dashboard
2017 VW Touareg storage
2017 VW Touareg top view

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