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Review: 2008 Volkswagen Touareg V10 TDI

by Sam Abuelsamid (RSS feed) on Oct 27th, 2008 at 11:58AM

When the Volkswagen Touareg first arrived around five years ago, the SUV became the first production home to Volkswagen's then-new V10 TDI engine. However, as the old saw goes, "Time waits for no man"... or machine apparently. After a relatively short run, Volkswagen's 5.0L V10 turbodiesel is soon being consigned to the scrap heap of history. Increasingly stringent emissions requirements have meant that the V10 could only be sold in 45 states for the last two years with sales in the large market of California being verboten. The Touareg will, of course, live on, and the TDI version will... Read More

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