Four years after the introduction of the second Generation series and after some 720,000 units delivered world-wide in the past ten years, the succesful Volkswagen Touareg, born in 2002, is ready for a mid-life redesign, new materials plus improved driver-interface inside and updated technology under the bonnet.
The latest Touareg development will be unveiled at Auto China 2014 opening its gates to the public in Beijing next week.
Toyota is ready to impress the High Performance market by storm with a small beast that comes with 420 HP under the skin. The muscles come form one high-power 1.6 litre 4-cylinder engine turbo charged to deliver 300 HP to the front wheels. In addition, two separate electric motors, credited of 60 HP each, separately power the rear wheels. In addition the powerplant integrates a third electric motor that operates as a power generator.