2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The luxury SUV world is populated with some of the most well-built and best performing vehicles on the market, which has made them a status symbol among American consumers. In the SUV market, two models that consistently lead the pack are the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg and 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee; both have gained a significant following for providing quality and durability on each side of the spectrum, but how well do they match up with each other?

Our team here at New Century Volkswagen is committed to bringing you a first-class car buying experience, so we've done some research on both the Touareg and Grand Cherokee models. Let's jump in and see how well these two market flagbearers stack up head-to-head!

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2017 Touareg vs 2017 Grand Cherokee
3.6-liter V6  Base Engine 3.6-liter V6
280 hp / 266 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 240 hp / 260 lb-ft
64 cubic feet Cargo Volume 68.3 cubic feet 
7,716 pounds Towing Capacity 3,500 pounds

2017 Volkswagen Touareg Glendale CA

It's clear that for the best performance in the SUV industry, both the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg in Glendale CA and 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee have a viable claim to the top of the class. They can offer equivalent cargo volume and fuel economy, but if you're looking for greater raw power and capability mixed with stellar interior styling, the Touareg holds an upper hand without much question. Its base engine can tow twice as much as the Grand Cherokee's, produces greater horsepower and torque, and it can keep your drive reactive and responsive thanks to an 8-speed DSG automatic transmission. Stepping inside, available leather seating awaits you as well as the VW Car-Net interface and Fender® Premium Audio System, allowing you to communicate, navigate and stream media hands-free. As you drive, the Touareg's extensive list of driver assistance innovations can help you move forward with confidence. Some of these available features include:

  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Post-Collision Braking System
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Many more!

If you're interested in learning more about the 2017 Touareg and its features, feel free to contact our sales team at New Century Volkswagen today and schedule a test drive. We'll also help you work out a financing deal if you're convinced that the Touareg is the right luxury SUV for your needs.

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