A facelifted version of the Volkswagen Touareg has been spied undergoing high altitude testing in the European Alps.
The Volkswagen Touareg snapped by CarAdvice’s spy photographers appears to hint at only a mild refresh for the full-size SUV, coming three years after the second generation debuted in 2010.
Despite the light camouflage wrapped around the front and rear ends of the car, a different front bumper and grille can be made out.
While the headlight graphics mirror the current model’s, these are expected to be swapped before the car’s official unveiling.
The Touareg’s all-diesel engine line-up is also due to be updated, with some suggesting a four-cylinder unit could be included in a bid to offer buyers better efficiency.
While not pictured, the interior and infotainment systems are also set to be updated.
The facelifted Volkswagen Touareg isn’t expected in showrooms for at least another 12 months.
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