2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Buick Enclave

If you have been on the hunt for a versatile yet luxurious midsize crossover, then you have come to the right place! The 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is the perfect choice for drivers looking for a spacious cargo area and heavier towing power while having the most comfortable and high-tech interior. While the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is a class leader, it does have a few rivals – including the 2017 Buick Enclave. We have built a comparison between these two vehicles to show you what makes the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg the better buy.

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2017 Volkswagen Touareg VS 2017 Buick Enclave
3.6L V6 DI DOHC Engine 3.6L VVT V6
280 horsepower, 266 torque Engine Power 288 horsepower, 270 torque
7,716 pounds Towing Capacity 4,500 pounds with trailering package
17 mpg city, 23 mpg highway Fuel Economy 15 mpg city, 22 mpg highway

How Versatile is the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg?

One thing that we really love about the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is that it is a workhorse that can do it all! Need to tow something heavy? The 2017 Volkswagen Touareg can pull up to 7,716 pounds thanks to its 3.6L V6 DI DOHC engine! It is also able to carry up to five passengers, plus 32.1 cubic feet of cargo. For bigger adventures, the rear seats can be folded down to create a cargo space that measures 64 cubic feet. 

In addition to the spacious cargo area, the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg comes with the VW Car-Net App-Connect infotainment system, which allows you to stream your favorite audio preferences and enjoy hands-free communication. A navigation system is also included so you can easily find your desired destination. 

To learn more about our 2017 Volkswagen Touareg vs 2017 Buick Enclave comparison, please contact us here at Donaldsons Volkswagen. We also invite you to stop by our dealership during business hours. 

Headlight of 2017 Volkswagen Touareg
Driver using hands-free automatic-open liftgate on 2017 Volkswagen Touareg
2017 Volkswagen Touareg at night
Sunroof in 2017 Volkswagen Touareg

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