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Including:
  • 3 Years Insurance
  • 3 Years Servicing
  • 3 Years Tax
  • 3 Years Warranty
£1,699 Advance Payment

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Fuel: Petrol

Body: Estate
Trans: Automatic

Front + rear carpet mats, Front and rear electric windows, Traction control, We Connect Go Dongle, Speed sensitive power steering, Stop/start system, External temperature gauge, Body colour door mirrors with integral indicators...

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MPG

Combined - 50 mpg EC Extra Urban - 57 mpg EC Urban - 41.

Insurance Group

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Performance (BHP)

BHP rates the engine performance of vehicles and stands for the brake horsepower.

CO2 (g/km)

CO2 is the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by the vehicle in grams per kilometre travelled, the lower the CO2 emissions the cleaner the vehicle is for the environment.

Number Of Seats

The total number of seats in the vehicle.

Road Tax

Road Tax is based upon the CO2 emissions of the vehicle and is split into 13 bands from A to M. The higher the letter the greater the cost of tax paid to drive the vehicle on public roads. In addition to the road tax detailed below, any vehicle that had a manufacturers retail price in excess of &321;40,000 when first sold, attracts a road tax supplement of an additional &321;320 per year. This is charged until the vehicle is 6 years old.

Ten Second Review

Volkswagen's improved third generation Touran is designed to compete with the best that the compact 7-seater MPV class can offer. Underpinnings from a Golf hatch bring with them highly efficient engines that complement neat design and general quality that can't be bettered in the Scenic and C-MAX sector.

Background

Volkswagen really should be good at MPVs. It has, after all, been making the things for well over sixty years. Today's volume Volkswagen people carrier is this one, the much-improved Touran. The Touran is the vehicle to which your Volkswagen dealer is most likely to direct you if you've a growing family and need an MPV to suit - though these days, the German brand does offer quite a choice of 7-seater options. Buyers needing something more utilitarian have the Caddy Life MPV, while those in search of greater quality have the five-seat Golf SV. If you need something really big, there's the Sharan, a step down from the enormous Caravelle which really is designed for people who've qualified for their own private parking bay at the maternity ward. For most of us most of the time though, this Touran should be about right, positioned directly against rivals like Vauxhall's Zafira Tourer and Renault's Grand Scenic at the larger end of the compact-MPV sector. Launched in 2003 and updated in 2007 and 2010, it was re-fettled in terms of both engine and elegance in mid-2015 - and that's the version we're looking at here.

Driving Experience

As the demand for MPVs has grown, so has the demand that they drive more like 'normal' cars. The Touran has always been relatively good dynamically but more will be expected of this model, which is longer, wider, lighter than its predecessors and comes equipped with a range of petrol and diesel engines that are more powerful. Buyers get a choice of five Euro6 engine variants - two petrol and three diesel. All are four-cylinder direct injection units with turbocharging. The 1.2-litre and 1.4-litre petrol TSI powerplants develop 110PS and 150PS respectively. The diesel engine range starts with a 1.6-litre 115PS unit, plus there's a 2.0-litre powerplant with 150PS and 190PS options. The fastest diesel comes only with a DSG auto gearbox and this auto transmission is optional with other engines beyond the entry-level 1.2-litre petrol unit. Volkswagen hopes these refined units will make this Touran one of the most agile MPVs on the market. In the driver's seat, the steering column has been pitched at a slightly flatter angle to the dash and the steering wheel is more upright for a sportier feel. The dash panel has also been redesigned with a more driver-oriented layout.

Design and Build

From the outside, this model is still unmistakeably a Touran but, due to its longer wheelbase, it now looks sleeker and sharper. This Touran is 130mm longer than the model it replaces. Much of this is in the wheelbase, which, at 2,791mm, is 113mm longer than the previous model - further increasing usable interior space. At the front, the slim lower breather opening accentuates this MPV's width and low centre of gravity. Below the side windows is a contoured shoulder line starting above the front wheel arch which also emphasises its length. Long side windows add to what Volkswagen hopes is a light, sporty appearance. This MK3 model Touran is the first MPV the brand has based upon its Modular Transverse Matrix chassis, which allows a larger wheelbase and extra room inside. You notice this in the 743-litre luggage bay - which can be increased to 1,980-litres with the seats folded: it's the biggest in its class, making this an ideal family MPV. All models are equipped with a seven-seat layout that features a new fold-flat system. The seats in the second and third rows, plus the front passenger seat backrest (from SE trim up) can be folded in a matter of seconds, creating a level continuous floor for easy loading. With the second and third row seats folded, the Touran has a cargo capacity of 1,857-litres and has the largest luggage compartment in its class. 47 storage compartments also ensure that life's essentials gadgets can be carried safety and securely.

Market and Model

Price-wise, the Touran sits in the usual £22,000 to £30,000 bracket common to compact seven-seat MPVs of this kind. There are four main trim levels - 'S', 'SE', 'SE Family' and 'SEL' - and all models feature air conditioning, fold-flat seating, a touchscreen radio system, an easy-open and roll-up luggage compartment cover and an electric parking brake. Safety stuff runs to ISOFIX child seat fixtures on all rear seats, seatbelt detection in the second and third rows as well as the front, plus Automatic Post-Collision Braking and up to nine airbags. Ingenious touches include a large removable container in the 'Jumbo Box' under the front centre armrest and a luggage compartment light which can easily be snapped out for use as a torch. Further up the range, buyers will enjoy niceties like larger 17-inch alloy wheels, chrome-framed windows, ambient lighting and a three-zone automatic air-conditioning system. For those after something sportier looking still, there are R Line exterior and interior packages available plus optional LED headlights.

Cost of Ownership

Volkswagen reckons that the improved engine range is up to 19% more economical than before. The most fuel-efficient diesel, the 115PS 1.6 TDI with 7-speed DSG auto transmission, returns 64.2mpg on the combined cycle and 116g/km of CO2. The most economical petrol-driven model is the 1.4 TSI, which delivers 150PS while achieving a combined cycle consumption figure of 52.3mpg when combined with the optional seven-speed dual clutch gearbox. All models feature Stop/Start and battery regeneration systems as standard. And, despite being longer, this MK3 model Touran is 62kg lighter, which also aids fuel economy, as does the new model's improved aerodynamics.

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Key Standard Features*

  • 8 speakers
  • Solid - Urano grey
  • Solid paint
  • Race cloth with San remo microfibre side bolsters
  • Discover nav, Euro 2D/3D map view+6.5" colour touchscreen CD + Radio, European map data, Car net guide/inform
  • Driver profile selection
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Wireless app connect
  • Luggage compartment lighting
  • Halogen clear Headlights
  • Daytime running lights
  • Range adjustable headlights
  • Electrically operated child locks on rear doors
  • Tyre pressure loss indicator
  • Race cloth with San remo microfibre side bolsters - Magnet grey/Anthracite

Body Glass

  • Front and rear electric windows
  • Green tinted heat insulating glass
  • Rear wash/wipe with intermittent wipe setting
  • Tailgate wiper- reverse gear activation
  • Rear tinted glass from B-pillar backwards approx 65% tinted
  • Windscreen wipers intermittent wipe

Brakes

  • Traction control
  • EDL + ASR
  • Front/rear disc brakes
  • Electronic parking brake
  • HBA (Hydraulic Brake Assist)
  • Hill hold control
  • Auto hold function
  • ESC with ABS
  • Front assist including city emergency braking
  • Automatic post collision braking system
  • Energy recovery system

Communication

  • We Connect Go Dongle

Driver Aids

  • Speed sensitive power steering
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Speed limiter
  • Driver alert system
  • Mobile pairing with SMS function

Driver Convenience

  • Stop/start system
  • Driver electronic voice amplification function

Driver Information

  • External temperature gauge
  • Electronic odometer
  • Audible lights on warning
  • Rev counter with fuel gauge
  • Trip and service interval display
  • Flat tyre indicator
  • Multifunction colour display
  • Think blue trainer driver tips and journey analysis
  • Car information display

Driving Mirrors

  • Body colour door mirrors with integral indicators
  • Electric folding door mirrors with reverse activated kerb-view adjustment on passenger's door mirror

Embellishment Trims

  • Chrome plated instrument surrounds
  • Black lead grey decorative inserts dash and door panel

Engine

  • Petrol Particulate Filter

Entertainment

  • MP3/WMA compatability
  • DAB Digital radio
  • SD card slot
  • Audio Connectivity System
  • 4x20 watt output
  • Title and cover art display

Exterior Body Features

  • Fully galvanised body
  • Chrome trimmed side windows
  • Silver roof rails
  • Aerial integrated into side window
  • Chrome trimmed radiator grille louvre inserts
  • Chrome fog light surround
  • Chrome trimmed front air intake surrounds
  • Twin chrome exhaust tailpipes
  • Gloss black finish B pillar
  • Chrome lower front bumper insert
  • Unique R Line badging
  • Body colour door handles
  • Body colour bumpers
  • Volkswagen roundel

Exterior Lights

  • High level third brake light
  • Dusk sensor + auto driving lights

Heating/Cooling/Ventilation

  • Dust/pollen filters
  • 3 Zone electronic climate control with automatic air recirculation

Interior Features

  • Height/reach adjust steering wheel
  • Illuminated glovebox
  • Retractable luggage cover
  • Front centre armrest with storage compartment
  • Front cupholders x 2
  • Storage bins on all doors
  • 4 boot load lashing points
  • Aluminium kick plate
  • Stainless steel pedals
  • 12V power point for Row 2
  • Black roof lining
  • Multi storage in passenger/luggage areas
  • Front seatback folding tables
  • 2nd row centre armrest
  • 12V socket in luggage compartment
  • Multi-function centre console with storage facilities
  • Driver and front passenger under seat drawer
  • Grey stitching on steering wheel
  • DSG Paddle Shifts
  • Multifunction leather trimmed steering wheel including leather trimmed gear knob with 3.5" screen with multifunction computer
  • R-Line door sill protectors
  • Media box in dashboard on passenger side
  • Large storage compartment in roof console

Interior Lights

  • Interior light with delay
  • Front and rear reading lights
  • Instrument lighting white adjustable panel illumination with red night time illumination
  • Ambient lighting in door trim and foot well

Packs

  • Convenience Pack - Touran
  • Mirror pack - Touran
  • R line styling pack - Touran

Safety

  • First aid kit
  • Front seat side impact airbags
  • Warning triangle
  • Two tone horn
  • Passenger airbag deactivation system
  • Front and rear (row 2) curtain airbags
  • 3 point height adjustable front seatbelts
  • Driver/Front Passenger airbags
  • Seatbelt warning lamp and buzzer
  • Drivers knee airbag
  • Loose wheel warning function
  • Pre crash preventive occupant protection
  • Door open warning reflectors

Seat Piping/Additional Trimming

  • Embroidered emblems to headrestraints

Seats

  • Split folding rear seat backrests
  • 5 headrests
  • 2 individual fold flat 3rd row seats
  • Front seat storage pockets
  • Front passenger seat height adjust
  • 3 single slide/fold/removable 2nd row seats
  • 3x3 point seatbelts on 2nd row with height adjust on outer seats
  • 2 three point seatbelts in 3rd row
  • Foldable front passenger seat backrest
  • Isofix on 3rd row seats
  • Front comfort seats with lumbar support
  • 4 way adjustable front head restraints
  • Front seats with R-Line logo
  • Leatherette on rear of front seats
  • Low tunnel 2nd row seat
  • Front seat R Line logo with rear seat backrest
  • Height adjustable driver's seat
  • 2nd row centre seat converts into table

Security

  • Electronic engine immobiliser
  • Alarm with Remote Central Locking and Interior Protection

Transmission

  • XDS electronic differential lock

Vanity Mirrors

  • Illuminated vanity mirrors

Wheels - Alloy

  • 18" Marseille alloy wheels with self sealing tyres and anti-theft wheel bolts

Performance

  • Engine Power - BHP 150
  • Engine Power - KW 110
  • Engine Power - PS

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