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Volkswagen Taos 2022: price, specs and towing capacity

three quarter front view of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos

The 2022 Volkswagen Taos SUV is the latest addition to the German manufacturers’ line-up. It is a smaller, more affordable version of the Tiguan. Learn all about the 2022 VW Taos, including its price and main features!

Complexe VW 440, your dealership in Laval on the North Shore of Montreal, located near Boisbriand and Blainville, tells you all about the 2022 Volkswagen Taos, including its price and specs. Learn all about our ongoing Volkswagen promotions and financing plans on the VW Canada website.

Interior and Exterior Design of the 2022 VW Taos

You can tell at first glance that the Taos is a member of the Volkswagen SUV family, sharing the iconic sleek design, elegant straight lines and adventurous look of the German brand.

It comes standard with bright LED headlights, and you can also equip it with the optional illuminated grille or the adaptive front lighting system for even more lights.

There is no better way to head out on exciting adventures than with the stylish 17" to 19" wheels and standard black or silver roof rails.

close up front view of the headlights and grille on the 2022 Volkswagen Taos

As soon as you step inside the cabin, you will be greeted by a comfortable and elegant interior with a two-tone design with contrasting stitching, all of it made with high-quality materials.

Depending on the version you choose, different finishes are available to you, from a chrome trim to unique decorative inserts.

You will sure love the comfort of heated front seats when it’s time to venture out on cold winter days.

If you choose a higher-end version you will be treated to leather-trimmed seats, ventilated front seats, and 8-way power-adjustable seats with lumbar support, among other features.

view of the steering wheel, central console and dashboard inside of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos

2022 VW Taos: Pricing and Versions

The new VW SUV is offered in three different versions: Trendline, Comfortline and Highline. You can also personalize them with a wide selection of options and packages.

The base version of the Taos 2022 has a price tag of $26,695, which climbs to $36,695 for the most luxurious version.

With its smaller size and more affordable price, the 2022 Taos is the crossover that the brand had been missing.

front view of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos parked in front of a house

Engine and Power of the 2022 VW Taos

This new SUV is powered by is a 1.5 L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with 158 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque.

The Trendline version can also be equipped with the optional all-wheel drive system called 4Motion, while the two higher-end versions come standard with it.

Models equipped with front-wheel drive are paired with an efficient 8-speed automatic transmission, while all-wheel drive models are paired with a 7-speed transmission with dual clutch.

front view of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos driving down a road

2022 Taos: Towing Capacity and Cargo Volume

The Taos may be a smaller SUV, but it still has plenty of space to offer! In fact, it's only slightly less spacious than its big brother, the Tiguan.

The front-wheel drive versions offer an impressive 790 L of cargo space in the trunk, which increases to 1,866 L if you fold the rear seats.

The all-wheel-drive version is slightly smaller but remains quite spacious: it can carry 705 L in the trunk and up to 1,705 L behind the front seats.

Despite its powerful engine, towing with the 2022 Volkswagen Taos is not recommended. Do not hesitate to contact your Volkswagen dealer for more information.

rear view of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos with the trunk door open

VW Safety and Driver-Assist Technologies

The Taos boasts a cabin that is packed with the latest equipment, including an easy-to-use infotainment system and an 8- or 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster.

All versions come standard with wireless charging, while the Comfortline version adds wireless Apple and Android connectivity.

As for the safety technologies on offer, you can choose from several complete packages including blind spot detection, pedestrian detection, rear cross-traffic detection, and much more.

You can even equip your SUV with advanced technologies such as dynamic road sign recognition and adaptive lane tracking with traffic jam assist.

view of the touchscreen and of one of the driver-assist feature available inside of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos

Conclusion

Affordable, stylish and fuel-efficient, the 2022 Volkswagen Taos is the comfortable subcompact SUV you’ve been looking for!

If you are interested in the Taos, stop by today at Complexe VW 440 in Laval, located on the North Shore of Montreal near Blainville and Boisbriand, or simply visit our website.

Find all the information you need on the 2022 Volkswagen Taos including towing capacity, specs and more.

lateral rear view of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos

2022 Volkswagen Taos: Price and Specs

Take a look at the table below to learn what the three versions of the 2022 Taos have to offer.

Features Trendline Comfortline Highline
Engine 1.5 L turbo 4-cyl
Power 158 horsepower
Torque 184 lb-ft
Cargo Space 790 L - 1866 L 705 L - 1705 L
Price $26 695 $32 395 $36 695
top down view of the roof of the 2022 Volkswagen Taos