Volkswagen Touareg

Volkswagen Touareg

Build Dates

May 2019 - onwards

On Sale Dates

May 2019 - onwards

Applies To

All variants

Vehicle Type

Large SUV

Engine/Fuel Type

Petrol / diesel vehicles

Price Bracket

Over $65,000

Rating Year/Datestamp


ANCAP Safety Rating

Rating Expires

Dec 2024

ANCAP Safety

The Volkswagen Touareg was introduced in New Zealand in August 2018 and Australia in May 2019. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all variants.

Dual frontal airbags, side chest-protecting airbags for both the first and second row outboard seating positions, and side head-protecting airbags (curtains) are standard.

Autonomous emergency braking (City, Interurban and Vulnerable Road User), and a lane support system with lane keep assist (LKA), lane departure warning (LDW) and emergency lane keeping (ELK), are standard on all variants.

A full list of safety features and technologies can be viewed within the Technical Report (see download link).

Assessment Scores

ANCAP Safety
Adult Occupant Protection
34.0 out of 38
ANCAP Safety
Child Occupant Protection
43.4 out of 49
ANCAP Safety
Vulnerable Road User Protection
34.6 out of 48
ANCAP Safety
Safety Assist
10.2 out of 13

Safety Assist Technologies

AEB - City
Standard on all variants
AEB - Interurban
Standard on all variants
Standard on all variants
AEB - Junction
Not available on any variant
AEB - Backover
Not available on any variant
Standard on all variants
Volkswagen Touareg (May 2019 – onwards) frontal offset test at 64km/h
Volkswagen Touareg (May 2019 – onwards) oblique pole test at 32km/h
Volkswagen Touareg (May 2019 – onwards) side impact test at 50km/h
Volkswagen Touareg (May 2019 – onwards) full width test at 50km/h