Luke F., Fishers Island, N.Y.

Yes, the Touareg has had standard, full-time four-wheel drive since its introduction as a 2004 model.  

The Touareg’s focus has always been as an off-road capable vehicle. The four-wheel drive system has an available low-range gear for tricky traction conditions.  

 It’s rated from the factory to climb a maximum 45-degree incline and has Hill Roll Back and Hill Descent Assists to help with steep approach and departure angles.

For 2010, the Touareg starts at $40,440 for the base VR6 model. A diesel TDI version with clean-diesel six-cylinder is available starting at $43,960. The V-8 option has been dropped for 2010, as has the “2” from the Touareg name.  Touareg

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Answered by Joe Bruzek on October 29, 2009 in All-wheel drive , I'm Just Wondering , volkswagen | Permalink

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