2008 Volkswagen buyers will have to brace to understand some new trim level names for 2008 varying depending on the model. Besides the change int the trim level naming system, the 2008 Volkswagen line-up consists of a redesigned with a slightly different model name. Volkswagen has changed the branding of their premium crossover vehicle in 2008 calling it the Touareg 2. Along with mild redesign over its predecessor, the 2008 Volkswagen Touareg 2 is richly equipped with standard features. The 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine used for the 2008 Volkswagen Jetta and Rabbit is bumped to 170 horsepower for 2008. A high-performance sport compact last seen by North American audiences in 2004, the Volkswagen R32 returns in 2008. Powered by a 250-horsepower six-cylinder engine, the sport-tuned 2008 R32 channels performance through an all-wheel drive system. Buyers of the 2008 Volkswagen GTI are presented with an extra level of luxury comfort with the Autobahn Package.
The 2008 Volkswagen Touareg 2 is a comfortable SUV that is also a competent off-roader and hauler thanks to the various engines available, and for the new model year the Touareg's design has been slightly refreshed on the exterior.