2011 Volkswagen Routan Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$26,930-$43,240
$25,826-$41,467
17 /CITY / 25 /HWY
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A modern take on the traditional minivan, the Volkswagen Routan shares a platform with comparable Chrysler minivans but is slightly more sporty and luxurious, according to Volkswagen. It competes with the Dodge Grand Caravan, Honda Odyssey, and Toyota Sienna, among others. The 2011 model features a new V-6 engine that boasts dramatically improved power and fuel efficiency compared to last year's model.The 2011 Volkswagen Routan offers a high level of customization. Four trim levels, and several option packages, are available. The entry-level Routan S trim features 16-inch steel wheels, air conditioning with separate rear controls, cruise control, keyless entry, second-row captain's chairs, some power accessories, and a 6-speaker sound system. The Routan SE trim steps up to 17-inch alloy wheels, upgrades the upholstery, pedals, sound system, and climate control, and adds more power accessories. The Routan SEL trim includes a navigation system, satellite radio, and power liftgate, all of which are optional on the SE, as well as a towing package, sunroof, leather upholstery, fog lights, and other upgrades. The Routan SEL Premium adds xenon headlights and rear park assist, and upgrades the sound system and other accessories. A rear-seat entertainment system is optional. Cargo capacity behind the rear seats is 32.7 cubic feet, but if all but the front seats are removed, total cargo space increases to 144 cubic feet, according to Volkswagen.The standard power plant in the 2011 Volkswagen Routan S and SE trims is a 283-horsepower, 3.8-liter V-6 engine with a 6-speed automatic transmission. It delivers 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway, according to the EPA.Standard safety features on the 2011 Volkswagen Routan include 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist, stability control, traction control, front side air bags, driver's knee air bag, and side curtain air bags. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gave the Routan highest-possible \"Good\" ratings for occupant protection in frontal-offset and side-impact crash tests.Starting MSRPs for the 2011 Volkswagen Routan range from just under $27,000 to the mid $40,000s.

A modern take on the traditional minivan, the Volkswagen Routan shares a platform with comparable Chrysler minivans but is slightly more sporty and luxurious, according to Volkswagen. It competes with the Dodge Grand Caravan, Honda Odyssey, and Toyota Sienna, among others. The 2011 model features a new V-6 engine that boasts dramatically improved power and fuel efficiency compared to last year's model.The 2011 Volkswagen Routan offers a high level of customization. Four trim levels, and several option packages, are available. The entry-level Routan S trim features 16-inch steel wheels, air conditioning with separate rear controls, cruise control, keyless entry, second-row captain's chairs, some power accessories, and a 6-speaker sound system. The Routan SE trim steps up to 17-inch alloy wheels, upgrades the upholstery, pedals, sound system, and climate control, and adds more power accessories. The Routan SEL trim includes a navigation system, satellite radio, and power liftgate, all of which are optional on the SE, as well as a towing package, sunroof, leather upholstery, fog lights, and other upgrades. The Routan SEL Premium adds xenon headlights and rear park assist, and upgrades the sound system and other accessories. A rear-seat entertainment system is optional. Cargo capacity behind the rear seats is 32.7 cubic feet, but if all but the front seats are removed, total cargo space increases to 144 cubic feet, according to Volkswagen.The standard power plant in the 2011 Volkswagen Routan S and SE trims is a 283-horsepower, 3.8-liter V-6 engine with a 6-speed automatic transmission. It delivers 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway, according to the EPA.Standard safety features on the 2011 Volkswagen Routan include 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist, stability control, traction control, front side air bags, driver's knee air bag, and side curtain air bags. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gave the Routan highest-possible \"Good\" ratings for occupant protection in frontal-offset and side-impact crash tests.Starting MSRPs for the 2011 Volkswagen Routan range from just under $27,000 to the mid $40,000s.

Available Trims for the 2011 Volkswagen Routan
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name S (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 26930.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
Name SE (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 31770.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
Name SE w/RSE (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 33790.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
Name SE w/RSE & Navigation (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 34750.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
Name SEL w/Navigation (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 37390.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
Name SEL w/RSE & Navigation (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 39390.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 17/25
Name SEL Premium (4dr Wgn) Transmission Automatic MSRP 43240.00 Engine 3.6L/220 City/Hwy MPG 17/25

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INTERIOR
  • 4-way manually adjustable front seats -inc: active head restraints
  • 2nd row captain-style reclining fold-flat removable seats -inc: in floor storage tubs
  • 3rd row folding bench w/foldable headrests
  • Cloth seats & door inserts
  • Front row pillow top armrests
  • Floor console w/cupholders
  • Front & rear floor mats
  • Leather-wrapped multifunction steering wheel
  • Manual tilt steering column
  • Instrument cluster -inc: dual trip odometers, coolant temp gauge, gear indicator
  • Pwr windows -inc: 1-touch up/down for front & 2nd row
  • Pwr vented rear quarter windows
  • Pwr door locks
  • Remote keyless entry -inc: rear hatch release, panic button
  • Cruise control
  • Engine immobilizer w/alarm
  • 3-zone manual air conditioning -inc: rear air cond & heater
  • Rear window timed defogger
  • Dual glove boxes
  • Conversation mirror
  • 12V auxiliary outlet
  • Front console roof lighting for front passengers
  • Single dome lamp for rear passengers
  • Leather shift knob
  • Coat hooks
  • Cargo nets
  • Front passenger footwell lighting
  • 8-way pwr driver seat w/pwr lumbar
  • Heated front row seats
  • Front row perforated seats
  • Active head restraints on front seats
  • V-Tex leatherette seating surfaces
  • High grade floor carpet
  • Midlevel instrument cluster -inc: trip computer
  • Pwr adjustable floor pedals
  • Universal garage door opening system
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Overhead storage system
  • Driver & front passenger visor illuminated vanity mirrors
  • 2nd & 3rd row sunshades
  • Airline-style LED reading/courtesy lamps for all 3 rows
  • Center console roof mounted ambient nighttime lighting
  • 2nd row heated captain-style reclining fold-flat removable seats -inc: in floor storage tubs
  • 3rd row pwr folding bench w/foldable headrests -inc: tailgating position
  • Vienna leather seating surfaces -inc: leatherette door inserts
  • Highline floor console -inc: adjustable storage, cupholders
  • Remote start
  • 3-zone automatic air conditioning -inc: rear air cond, heater, air filter
  • 8-way pwr driver & passenger seats -inc: driver side memory, adjustable lumbar support
  • Leather-wrapped multifunction steering wheel -inc: electronic vehicle information center controls, steering wheel audio controls
  • Premium instrument cluster -inc: electronic vehicle information center, trip computer
  • Smart key
  • Nut burl simulated wood trim
  • 115V pwr outlet
EXTERIOR
  • 16" steel wheels -inc: "Thistle" wheel cover
  • 225/65R16 all-season tires
  • Body colored side moldings & fascias
  • Chrome bumper grille
  • Quad halogen automatic headlamps -inc: auto-off feature
  • Heated body colored pwr mirrors
  • Privacy glass
  • Manual sliding side doors
  • Manual liftgate w/flood lamp
  • Variable intermittent windshield wipers -inc: rear wiper
  • 17" "Soho" alloy wheels
  • 225/65R17 all-season tires
  • Black roof rack w/stowing cross-bars
  • Pwr operated sliding side doors
  • Body color door handles & exterior mirror caps
  • Pwr lift gate w/flood lamp
  • Pwr tilt/sliding sunroof
  • Roof console
  • Bright finish roof rack
  • HID automatic headlamps -inc: programmable auto on-off feature
  • Front bumper mounted fog lamps
  • Fold-away pwr multifunction heated mirrors -inc: memory, auto-dimming, integrated turn signals
  • Chrome-finished door handles & exterior mirror caps
MECHANICAL
  • 3.6L V6 engine
  • Selectable fuel optimizer mode
  • 6-speed automatic transmission w/manual shift mode
  • Front-wheel drive
  • MacPherson front suspension
  • Twist beam axle rear suspension
  • Euro-tuned suspension
  • Optimized rack & pinion pwr steering
  • Pwr-assisted front vented & rear solid disc brakes -inc: 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS)
  • Towing preparation -inc: automatic load-leveling rear suspension
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • Electronic stability program -inc: brake-assist
    • Daytime running lights
    • Advanced multistage dual front airbags
    • Front/rear side curtain protection airbags
    • Side thorax seat mounted front airbags
    • Drivers side knee airbag
    • Driver & passenger safety belts w/pretensioners
    • Tire pressure monitoring system -inc: low pressure indicator
    • Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH)
    • Rearview camera system
    • Rearview camera system -inc: on-screen display
    • Rear parking sensors
    • Tire pressure monitoring system -inc: individual tire pressure monitoring
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • 6-speaker sound system -inc: AM/FM CD/MP3 player, aux-input jack
    • 6-speaker sound system -inc: AM/FM 6-disc CD/DVD/MP3 player, aux-input jack
    • UConnect Bluetooth system
    • AM/FM touch screen CD/DVD/MP3 player -inc: hard drive, aux-input jack, SIRIUS satellite radio w/1yr complinentary service
    • 2nd & 3rd row 9" video screens -inc: headphones & remote
    • Integrated Garmin DVD-navigation & sound system -inc: AM/FM touch screen CD/DVD/MP3 player, hard drive, aux-input jack, Sirius satellite radio
    • Premium DVD-navigation sound system -inc: AM/FM touch screen CD/DVD/MP3 player, (6) speakers, hard drive, aux-input jack, Sirius satellite radio & SIRIUS travel link w/ 1yr complinentary service
    • Voice activated play command
    • Integrated iPod interface
    • 2nd & 3rd row 9" video screens -inc: additional DVD player for RSE & headphones & remote
    • Premium DVD-navigation sound system -inc: AM/FM touch screen CD/DVD/MP3 player, (9) speakers, 506W sound system, hard drive, aux-input jack, Sirius satellite radio & SIRIUS travel link w/ 1yr complinentary service

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