What Volkswagen vehicles do best in winter?

December 29th, 2016 by

Best Volkswagen vehicles for winter
The cold weather is upon us and the roads can quickly become clear to ice-covered in a matter of minutes. It’s in these winter months that it’s really nice to have all-wheel drive. Fortunately, there are a number of Volkswagen vehicles with exactly this. In addition, many of the vehicles listed here have a variety of additional technologies to complete all-wheel drive in order to give you even more control on the road.

List of Volkswagen vehicles with all-wheel drive
Volkswagen Golf Alltrack
This sporty wagon comes equipped with not only 4MOTION all-wheel drive, but it has the ability to switch to off-road mode for optimum traction control. For slippery roads, the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack’s hill descent control technology helps keep your vehicle reined in. Best of all, the 2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack is well-equipped for any task ahead thanks to its turbocharged 170-hp, 1.8-liter TSi engine.

Volkswagen Touareg
Luxury never looked so good! The 2017 Volkswagen Touareg is ready for any adventure ahead. Under the hood is a 280-hp, 3.6-liter V-6 that is complimented by 4MOTION all-wheel drive, an 8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic and Sport mode and up to 7,716 pounds of towing capacity. The Touareg’s heated front and rear seats and generous array of premium features will keep you comfortable and entertained on even the longest journeys.

Volkswagen Tiguan
Winter just got more exciting. Introducing the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan. Its turbocharged 200-hp, 2.0-liter engine is paired with 4MOTION all-wheel drive and 6-speed automatic transmission with Sport mode. This provides optimal precision and control in even the roughest road conditions. No matter what fun adventures winter has in store for you, the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan’s spacious interior easily accommodates passengers and cargo comfortably.

Volkswagen Golf R
If you’re looking to add some spark to your winter trips, you are going to want to see the 2017 Volkswagen Golf R. This high-performance hot hatch is ready for anything you throw its way. It’s equipped with a 292-hp, 2.0-liter TSI engine paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic and Sport mode. The Golf R’s 4MOTION all-wheel drive and dynamic chassis control all gives drivers the control they want even in the toughest road conditions.

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