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Compare 2014 Audi Q7 vs 2014 Volkswagen Touareg

2014 Audi Q7
2014 Volkswagen Touareg
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quattro 4-Door 3.0L TDI Premium
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Q7 quattro 4-Door 3.0L TDI Premium 19 28 $49,198 $52,900
Q7 quattro 4-Door 3.0L TDI Premium Plus 19 28 $49,198 $52,900
Q7 quattro 4-Door 3.0L TDI Prestige 19 28 $49,198 $52,900
Q7 quattro 4-Door 3.0T Premium 16 22 $44,362 $47,700
Q7 quattro 4-Door 3.0T Premium Plus 16 22 $44,362 $47,700
Q7 quattro 4-Door 3.0T S line Prestige 16 22 $56,638 $60,900
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4-Door 3.6L Exec
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Touareg 4-Door 3.6L Exec 17 23 $55,096 $57,935
Touareg 4-Door 3.6L Lux 17 23 $49,500 $52,050
Touareg 4-Door 3.6L R-Line 17 23 $52,011 $54,690
Touareg 4-Door 3.6L Sport 17 23 $42,386 $44,570
Touareg 4-Door 3.6L Sport w/Nav 17 23 $45,752 $48,110
Touareg 4-Door Hybrid 20 24 $61,572 $64,745
Touareg 4-Door TDI Exec 20 29 $58,424 $61,435
Touareg 4-Door TDI Lux 20 29 $52,828 $55,550
Touareg 4-Door TDI R-Line 20 29 $55,339 $58,190
Touareg 4-Door TDI Sport w/Nav 20 29 $49,081 $51,610
Touareg 4-Door X 20 29 $53,417 $56,170
Pricing
Invoice Price
$49,198
$55,096
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$52,900
$57,935
Monthly Payment Estimate
$882 / month
$966 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.6
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
There's much to love about the 2014 Audi Q7 and few if any failings; it does everything a three-row crossover vehicle should do, with great elegance and sophistication—and skips the faux-rugged nonsense. The 2014 Volkswagen Touareg is an expensive way to purchase a mainstream brand's vehicle, but it's more luxurious than many of its mainstream competitors.
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Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 23 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Standard Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD -
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
37.1 36.9
Third Head Room (in)
35.6 -
Passenger Volume (ft³)
133.2 -
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 41.4
Third Shoulder Room (in)
48.6 -
Second Head Room (in)
39 38.9
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.1 56.7
Passenger Capacity
7 5
Front Head Room (in)
39.5 39.6
Third Leg Room (in)
29.2 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
58.7 59.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
66 65.8
Wheelbase (in)
118.2 113.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
78.1 76.4
Track Width, Front (in)
65 65
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.1 -
Length, Overall (in)
200.3 188.8
Height, Overall (in)
68.4 68.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
48.1 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
31.1 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
80.2 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
42 32.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
22.2 -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
45.6 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
72.5 64
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
47.3 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
10.9 32.1
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13 13
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.8 13
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
- 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
26.4 26.4
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39.4 39
Tires
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
HL7 NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P265/50HR19 P275/45HR20
Rear Tire Order Code
HL7 NA
Front Tire Size
P265/50HR19 P275/45HR20
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
550 772
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5500 7716
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5500 7716
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
5500 7716
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
550 772
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
5567 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
- 6173
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 20 X 9
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 20 X 9
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
190 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
520 450
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
- 450
Engine
Fuel System
Diesel Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
406 @ 1750 266 @ 2500
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
3.0 L/181 3.6 L/220
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
240 @ 3500 280 @ 6200
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Diesel V-6 Premium Unleaded V-6
Engine Oil Cooler
- None
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
22 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 23
Transmission
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.67
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.97 4.84
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.27 -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.86 1.86
Trans Type
8 8
Drivetrain
All Wheel All Wheel
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21 1.22
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.82 0.82
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.07 3.83
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.84 2.84
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.44 1.44
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model
- None
Trans PTO Access
- No
Transfer Case Power Take Off
- No
Summary
Vehicle Name
Audi Q7 Volkswagen Touareg
Body Style
quattro Sport Utility 4MOTION
Body Code
- S
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone -
Axle Type - Rear
- Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
- 3.70
Axle Type - Front
- Independent
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
- 3.70
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.9 (Est) 9.4 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-- -
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-- -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-- -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-- -
Overall Side Crash Rating
-- -
Side Barrier Rating
-- -
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-- -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-- -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-- -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-- -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-- -
Rollover Rating
-

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