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Volkswagen Touareg R5

(2007 model)

Brief specs of 2007 Volkswagen Touareg R5

5-door 5-seater offroad vehicle, diesel 5-cylinder 10-valve straight (inline) engine, SOHC (single overhead camshaft), 2461 cm3 / 150.2 cu in / 150.2 cu in, 128.3 kW / 172.1 hp / 172.1 hp @ 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm, 400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft @ 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm, manual 6-speed transmission, four wheel drive, 188 km/h / 117 mph / 117 mph top speed, consumption 10.1 l/100km / 28.0 mpg-UK / 23.3 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)VolkswagenIssued from2007
ModelTouareg R5Issued until
SerieTouaregNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerVolkswagen AGCountryDE,US,BR,MX,ZA

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors5
Bodywork typeoffroad vehicleNumber of seats5
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)Max. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4754 mm / 187.2 in / 187.2 inTotal (curb) weight2247 kg / 4954 lb / 4954 lb
Width1928 mm / 75.9 in / 75.9 inDry weight
Height1726 mm / 68.0 in / 68.0 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2855 mm / 112.4 in / 112.4 inGross (max.) weight
Track front1649 mm / 64.9 in / 64.9 inTowing weight
Track rear1661 mm / 65.4 in / 65.4 inWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity100 l / 22.0 UK gal / 26.4 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.67  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.41Frontal area (A)2.78 m2 / 29.9 sq ft / 29.9 sq ft
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)1.14 m2 / 12.3 sq ft / 12.3 sq ftAerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)28.3 kW / 38.0 hp / 38.0 hp

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders5
Engine Typestraight (inline) Total number of valves10
Engine ManufacturerVolkswagenValves per cylinder2
Engine constructioncast iron block; aluminium headBore81.0 mm / 3.19 in / 3.19 in
FueldieselStroke95.5 mm / 3.76 in / 3.76 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio0.85
Fuel supplydirect diesel injectionEngine displacement2461 cm3 / 150.2 cu in / 150.2 cu in
Engine Main bearings6Unitary capacity492.20 cm3/cylinder / 30.036 cu in/cylinder / 30.036 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignSOHC (single overhead camshaft)Compression ratio19.5 : 1
SumpwetMax. output power128.3 kW / 172.1 hp / 172.1 hp at 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm / 3500 rpm
AspirationturbochargedMax. torque400.0 N·m / 295.0 lb·ft / 295.0 lb·ft at 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm / 2000 rpm
Compressor type1 variable geometry turbochargerMaximum rpm
IntercooleryesMax. net output (power at the wheels)85.1 kW / 114.2 hp / 114.2 hp (est.)
CoolantwaterSpecific output52.1 kW/l / 1.146 bhp/cu in / 1.146 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converteryesSpecific torque162.5 N·m/l / 1.42 lb·ft/cu in / 1.42 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typemanualNumber of gears6
Wheel drivefour wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio0.8
  Final gear (drive) ratio3.27

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)7.40 s / 7.40 s / 7.40 sTop (maximal) speed188 km/h / 117 mph / 117 mph
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio76.5 kW/ton / 58.0 bhp/ton / 58.0 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/h11.50 s / 11.50 s / 11.50 sFuel consumption, City (urban)13.2 l/100km / 21.4 mpg-UK / 17.8 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)8.3 l/100km / 34.0 mpg-UK / 28.3 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)10.1 l/100km / 28.0 mpg-UK / 23.3 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions267 g/km / 430 g/mi / 430 g/mi
  Range990 km / 615 mi / 615 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmentlongitudinal
Steeringrack & pinion PASSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontIndependent, Double wishbones, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)Suspension rearIndependent, Double wishbones, Coil springs, Anti-roll (anti-sway) bar (ARB)
Wheels front7.5J x 17Wheels rear7.5J x 17
Tyres front235/65 R 17 VTyres rear235/65 R 17 V
Brakes frontventilated discBrakes reardisc
Brake diameter front308 mm / 12.1 in / 12.1 inBrake diameter rear314 mm / 12.4 in / 12.4 in
Brakes detailsservo-assisted, ABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Volkswagen Touareg R5

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