Volkswagen is cutting the price of the Touareg range by around $2,000 for the 2016 model year, but the company is also dropping the hybrid from the lineup.
VW Touareg Hybrid
A problem with leaky fuel injection systems has prompted the NHTSA to issue recall notices for the VW Touareg, Porsche hybrids and a smattering of Audis.
Back in February, Volkswagen announced it would introduce a new hybrid version of its Touareg SUV in late 2010. This being the case, it's not surprising that the German automaker would be caught testing its new fuel-saving 'ute out in the hot, barren stretches of a U.S. desert.