Clean Volkswagen model Touareg from the US market. According to the publication Motor Trend, “Touareg” was not needed in the current lineup with a new “Tiguana” and a large crossover Atlas.Motor Trend notes that the Touareg of 2004 won the tender publication for the title of best crossover. Then the model was praised for the combined driving qualities of a passenger car and SUV advantages. Subsequently, however, “Touareg” has risen and, instead of competing with massive machines, has entered the premium crossover segment. Model 2017 is in the United States from 50 thousand dollars.
To date, American line Volkswagen is the new “Tiguan”, which in the U.S. market is only available in extended version (in other countries it is the prefix to the name Allspace). This seven-seat version, which in size is almost comparable to the current “Touareg”. It cost about 25 thousand dollars.
Simultaneously, the large crossover of the VW seven-seat Atlas — start from 30.5 thousand dollars.
It is noteworthy that over half of 2017 Volkswagen sold in the U.S. slightly more than 1.5 thousands of “Tuareg”