2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 BMW X5

With its incredible 64 cubic feet of cargo space, it’s easy to see why the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is one of the most popular vehicles here at New Century Volkswagen in Glendale, CA. The 2017 Touareg also has an easy-open liftgate that allows you to simply swipe your foot under the back bumper to unlock and open it without having to set anything on the ground. The Bi-Xenon headlights on the 2017 Touareg ensure that you will always be able to see, and will always be seen.

When you’re driving your Touareg, you’ll never need to worry about your hands feeling cold on the brisk mornings and evenings out by the lake. Simply turn on the heated steering wheel and your hands will always be at the perfect temperature. To go along with the heated steering wheel, the 2017 Touareg also features heated front and rear seats so that everybody can always be at their preferred temperature. For the days when it’s too warm, ventilated front seats will keep the air around you circulating so you’ll remain nice and cool. Without further ado, let’s take a look at how the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg compares to the 2017 BMW X5.

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2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 BMW X5
$49,495 MSRP $56,600
120 month/100,000 mile Powertrain Warranty 48 month/50,000 mile
Standard Adaptive Cruise Control Available
Standard Blind-Spot Monitoring Available

Safety Comes Standard

The 2017 Volkswagen Touareg and the 2017 BMW X5 are both amazing vehicles, and are very similar in many different aspects. There were, however, a few things that give the Touareg the advantage. In addition to being easier on your wallet, the Touareg has a powertrain warranty that lasts almost three times as long, and double the miles as the warranty on the X5. Keeping your new car in pristine condition longer is a great way to save money, and to make sure your vehicle always runs like it did the first day you got it. Also included on the 2017 Touareg are Adaptive Cruise Control and Blind-Spot Monitoring systems, both of which come separately on the BMW X5.


Your safety should never be an available option, and with the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg it doesn’t have to be. Adaptive Cruise Control will keep you at a predetermined distance from the driver in front of you, Blind-Spot Monitoring will let you know if there are vehicles that you cannot see, and the standard Lane-Departure Warning system will be able to alert you if you start to veer off course. It can even help you steer back into your lane! We could keep going on about the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg, but we know that you’re dying to check it out for yourself. Schedule a test drive right from our website, and get into the driver’s seat of a brand new Touareg faster than ever!

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