Volkswagen has introduced a range-topping R-line trim specification to the Touareg, with extra equipment worth £4,000 for a pricing increase of just £750.
On the outside, the VW Touareg R-Line ride on new 20-inch alloy wheels wrapped around in tires size 275/45 R20 and comes with bespoke front and rear bumpers, as well as new side skirts, bi-xenon headlights with dynamic curve lighting, added to by R-Line badges on the front wings.
Inside it has exclusive R-Line sill plates, a standard full-length panoramic electric sliding glass sunroof, keyless entry and start. As with the rest of the Touareg models, the R-Line comes equipped with standard leather seats; audio system with eight-inch touchscreen; tow-zone climate control; battery regeneration; Bluetooth and MDI multi-device interface for iPods; DAB and a Stop/Start system.
In the UK, the new Touareg R-Line is offered with a V6 3.0-liter diesel that develops 201 hp (£44,025) or 242 hp (£45,645 RRP OTR) connected to an 8-speed automatic transmission.