Taos is Volkswagen’s smallest and cheapest SUV in the US, competing with rivals such as Kia Seltos or Hyundai Kona.
Taos is a new representative in the SUV range of Volkswagen in the US. This is also the smallest and cheapest SUV produced by Volkswagen for this market.
Volkswagen Taos owns a neutral, square exterior design, similar to the “elder” Tiguan and Atlas. As a result, the car looks more mature than most competitors in the same segment.
Shorter than the Tiguan 236 mm, Volkswagen Taos is asymptotic in size to the C-SUV group and offers a more spacious interior space than many models in the urban SUV group.
The interior of the car goes in a modern direction with the new design of the steering wheel and the Volkswagen logo. Taos is equipped with a central display and digital instrument panel. Both produce sharp, high-resolution images.
Volkswagen Taos has a relatively full number of standard equipment such as automatic LED headlights, 8-inch digital dashboard, 2-tone felt seats, button start or Wi-Fi connectivity. Notable upgrade options include integrated heated and cooled leather seats, sunroof, premium audio system and wireless charging.
In addition, users can also choose to add the IQ.DRIVE safety package with driver assistance features such as front-collision warning, automatic emergency braking, lane keeping assist, blind spot warning and check. adaptive cruise control.
Volkswagen Taos is equipped with a 1.5L turbocharged engine, 158 horsepower capacity, 250 Nm of torque, comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive system, or a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission and system. AWD drive.
The Volkswagen Taos is produced at the Volkswagen factory in Mexico, similar to the Jetta and the Tiguan. Vehicles scheduled for sale in the summer of 2021 with 3 versions S, SE and SEL. The detailed price has not been announced.