2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Buick Enclave
Are you looking for a midsize crossover? If you have started your search, you know that you have many options to choose from. That can make the shopping experience more stressful than fun. We don’t want you to feel that way, especially when you shop with us here at Douglas Volkswagen. That is why we are offering a comparison between our 2017 Volkswagen Touareg and the rivaling 2017 Buick Enclave. Both of these midsize crossovers are part of the luxury segment, but are still very practical and ready to meet your needs.
|2017 Volkswagen Touareg||VS||2017 Buick Enclave|
|3.6L V6 DI DOHC||Engine||3.6L VVT V6|
|17 mpg city, 23 mpg highway||Fuel Economy||15 mpg city, 22 mpg highway|
|7,716 pounds||Max. Towing Capacity||4,500 pounds with trailering package|
2017 Volkswagen Touareg Engine Specs
Under the hood of the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is a 280 horsepower 3.6L V6 DI DOHC engine. Despite delivering fewer ponies than the 2017 Buick Enclave, the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is substantially stronger with its 7,716-pound towing capacity.
The engine paired with the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg also attains a better fuel economy of 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway. All 2017 Volkswagen Touareg models are equipped with a 26.4-gallon fuel tank, which allows the midsize crossover to cover an estimated 607.2 highway miles.
In addition to the powerful engine, drivers love the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg because of its spacious interior. Up to five passengers can safely fit in the cabin, along with 32 cubic feet of cargo. For bigger adventures, the rear seats can be folded down to increase the cargo space to 64 cubic feet.
To learn more about the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Buick Enclave comparison, please contact us or stop by our dealership.