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Volkswagen adds R-Line to Touareg and Tiguan SUV: 2013 NAIAS


Volkswagen Touareg and Tiguan SUV models are scheduled to be launched in the third quarter of 2013. Both these sporty SUVs are now unveiled at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Volkswagen adds R-Line to Touareg SUV 2013 NAIASFollowing R-Line trim being added to the CC and Beetle in 2012, Volkswagen has now to given the Touareg and Tiguan the same treatment. Prices are as yet undisclosed and expected to be revealed closer to launch. Apart from this, at the Volkswagen stall in COBO Center, Detroit, you will also see Beetle concertible, CrossBlue concept, Cross Coupe, Passat Performance, Passat Wagon, Jetta and much more.

2013 Tiguan R-Line will be seen with bi-xenon headlights and LED daytime lights. 19” wheels, grey fender extensions and body colored side skirts also form part of its makeup while the vehicle is being offered in front and all wheel drive configurations. Tiguan R-Line will sport a 2.0 liter TSI turbocharged four cylinder engine also seen in VW GTI. A feature worth mentioning will be a Fender Premium Audio System which will feature a 10 channel, 400 watt amplifier with 8 speakers and a rear subwoofer.

Touareg R-Line will sport 20” wheels and will come in with an aggressive new front fascia. It will be given gloss black accents on instrument panel and center stack. The model will be available with a 3.0 liter VR6 gasoline engine or a 3.0 liter TDI Clean Diesel engine and comes with 4Motion all wheel drive, mated to an 8 speed automatic transmission.


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Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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