Volkswagen Touareg SUV winter tested as Snowareg with tank tires
Volkswagen Sweden has brought out a vehicle which has been nicknamed ‘Snowareg’. Specially built for the snow laden terrain of Sweden, where temperature dips to…
Various Volkswagen updates are added for additional comforts. These include a Dynaudio stereo, panoramic moonroof, dual zone climate control and last but by no means least heated seats. Originally constructed in 2011 for Volkswagen Sweden the Snowareg is powered by a 4.2 liter V8 TDI engine. This enables the standard model to accelerate from 0 to 100 kmph in 5.8 seconds. Fuel consumption stands at 9.1 liters per 100 km while CO2 emissions are at 239 g/km.
The Snowareg was originally made for Volkswagen Sweden using a rubber track conversion system provided by Minnesota Company Mattracks on modified VW suspension.