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2023 Volkswagen Taos: Price, Technical Specifications, Fuel Economy, Etc.

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Looking for a small SUV that’s affordable, fuel-efficient and roomy enough? This vehicle exists: it’s the Volkswagen Taos! We invite you to discover the technical specifications of the 2023 Volkswagen Taos and its price.

If you live in Laval, on the North Shore of Montreal, in Terrebonne or in Montreal North, Complexe VW 440 is your local Volkswagen dealer par excellence! Discover our Taos for sale or shop our used Volkswagen.

Prices and versions of the 2023 VW Taos

First, the Volkswagen Taos with a starting price of $26,995 is the front-wheel drive Trendline version. You can also equip it with all-wheel drive for an additional $2,600.

In the mid-range, the Volkswagen Taos Comfortline starts at $33,995. Finally, the top-of-the-line Highline trim is a 2023 Volkswagen Taos with a starting price of $37,695.

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Interior and exterior design

front side view of a 2023 VW Taos on a grey background

On the outside, the subcompact SUV not only has eye-catching styling, but it also incorporates standard features like all-LED black roof rail lighting and optional 18-inch wheels.

Inside the Taos, there are standard heated front seats; with the Comfortline, the driver’s seat has power adjustments and the seats are trimmed in leatherette. As for the Highline, it adds leather and also gives you a panoramic sliding roof that illuminates the cabin!

Dimensions of the 2023 VW Taos

The Taos is the smallest of the Volkswagen SUVs; the price of the 2023 Volkswagen Taos is also the most affordable in the range. Its dimensions are as follows:

  • A length of 4,466 mm
  • A width of 1,841 mm
  • A height of 1,640 mm
  • A wheelbase of 2,681 mm

However, its small size does not prevent it from offering a comfortable interior with good utility/cargo volume.

Engine and power

At the heart of the SUV is a 1.5-liter 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that produces 154 horsepower and 184 lb-ft. The transmission varies depending on the gearing chosen. In fact, the Volkswagen Taos Trendline can be equipped with a front-wheel drive for greater economy. It is then equipped with an 8-speed Tiptronic automatic transmission.

The 4MOTION all-wheel-drive versions, on the other hand, are paired with a 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox (DSG) for a stable and enjoyable drive.

front side view of a 2023 VW Taos on a country road

2023 VW Taos: fuel consumption

With the base version, you have a Volkswagen Taos that averages only 7.6 L/100 km! Even when you equip it with all-wheel drive, it’s still impressive with a combined fuel consumption rating of 8.5 L/100 km. The vehicle is economical in every way.

2023 VW Taos: towing capacity and cargo volume

As for the 2023 VW Taos towing capacity, this is not recommended by Volkswagen Canada. However, as we mentioned, the Taos is particularly spacious for its size!

Son coffre vous permet de stocker jusqu’à 790 litres de matériel, et ses sièges s’abaissent pour libérer 1 866 litres de volume utilitaire. Ces capacités sont légèrement moindres avec la traction intégrale, soit de 705 à 1 705 litres.

Let’s talk about the available VW technologies

The Taos comes standard with an 8-inch touch screen and a digital cockpit. With the Comfortline trim, your Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto® apps connect wirelessly; the Highline trim adds integrated navigation to the package, as well as a premium audio system.

In addition to the App-Connect multimedia system, the Taos offers the standard IQ-Drive package of intelligent driver-assist technologies to help you get where you’re going.

steering wheel and dashboard view of a 2023 VW Taos

2022 Taos vs 2023 Taos: what’s new?

The year 2022 was a first for the SUV! For 2023, the automaker has fine-tuned it to make it even more interesting, adding standard features like:

  • 18-inch wheels (with 4MOTION)
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Standard IQ.Drive package

Higher trim levels also get technological enhancements, including remote start on the Comfortline and traffic sign recognition on the Highline. To learn more, check out the Taos 2022 technical sheet!

Conclusion

The 2023 Volkswagen Taos for sale in Laval is even more interesting than in its first year! Affordable and comfortable, it is also fun to drive. Take advantage of the Volkswagen promotions in Laval at Complexe VW 440, your dealership on the North Shore of Montreal, near Montreal-North and Terrebonne.

2023 VW Taos: price and technical specifications

Finally, you can consult the 2023 Volkswagen Taos specs:

Features Trendline (TA) Trendline (TI) Comfortline Highline
Price $26 995 $29 595 $33 995 $37 695
Engine 1.5-litre 4-cylinder turbo
Power/Torque 154 hp/184 lb-ft
Transmission 8-speed automatic 7-speed dual-clutch automatic
Fuel economy City/Highway/Combined 8.4/6.6/7.6 L/100 km 9.5/7.4/8.5 L/100 km
Cargo capacity 790 to 1,866 litres 705 to 1,705 litres
Features Trendline (TA) Trendline (TI)
Price $26 995 $29 595
Engine 1.5-litre 4-cylinder turbo
Power/Torque 154 hp/184 lb-ft
Transmission 8-speed automatic 7-speed dual-clutch automatic
Fuel economy City/Highway/Combined 8.4/6.6/7.6 L/100 km 9.5/7.4/8.5 L/100 km
Cargo capacity 790 to 1,866 litres 705 to 1,705 litres
Features Comfortline Highline
Price $33 995 $37 695
Engine 1.5-litre 4-cylinder turbo
Power/Torque 154 hp/184 lb-ft
Transmission 7-speed dual-clutch automatic
Fuel economy City/Highway/Combined 9.5/7.4/8.5 L/100 km
Cargo capacity 705 to 1,705 litres
side view of a 2023 VW Taos in front of a yellow wall