Compare 2022 Volkswagen Taos specifications by trim levels

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Taos is a 5-seat SUV from Volkswagen, which first hit the market back in 2022.

With the price tag ranging from $22,995 to $33,045, the Volkswagen Taos faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals.

Overview

Wheels

The Volkswagen Taos has a maximum towing capacity of 1000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Volkswagen Taos boasts the average fuel economy anywhere from 32 to 36 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 72.50mm x 175.80mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2022 Volkswagen Taos

  • Fuel Tank: 13.2 gal

  • Wheelbase: 105.9 in

  • MPG: 28 city/36 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 7.6 sec

  • Ground clearance: 6.4 in

  • Engine: 1.5L I-4

  • Towing capacity: 1000 lbs

  • Curb: 3175 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 5

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 175.8 x 72.5 x 64.4



2022 Volkswagen Taos Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Volkswagen Taos is offered in 6 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Volkswagen Taos safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

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Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 1.5L I-4 DOHC

    • Horsepower 158 hp @ 1933

    • Torque 184 lb-ft. @ 1,750

    • Charge system intercooled turbo

    • Transmission 8-spd w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 7.6 - 8.1 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.9 - 16 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 175.8 in

    • Width 72.5 in

    • Height 64.4 in

    • Wheelbase 105.9 in

    • Curb Weight 3175 lbs

    • GVWR 4343 lbs

    • Towing capacity 1000 lbs

    • Ground clearance 6.4 in

    • Turning radius 18.8 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Luggage capacity 27.9 ft

    • Cargo capacity 65.9 cu.ft

    • Seats 5

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 13.2 - 14.5 gal

    • City 25 - 28 mpg

    • Combined 29 - 32 mpg

    • Highway 32 - 36 mpg

    • Highway range 464 - 475.2 mi

    • WARRANTY

    • Basic Warranty 48/50,000 mths/miles



Specifications

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Exterior length
175.8 in 175.8 in 175.8 in 175.8 in
Exterior body width
72.5 in 72.5 in 72.5 in 72.5 in
Exterior height
64.4 in 64.6 in 64.4 in 64.6 in
Horsepower
158 hp 158 hp 158 hp 158 hp
Torque
184 lb-ft. 184 lb-ft. 184 lb-ft. 184 lb-ft.
Curb weight
3175 lbs 3430 lbs 3175 lbs 3430 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4343 lbs 4608 lbs 4343 lbs 4608 lbs
Wheelbase
105.9 in 105.6 in 105.9 in 105.6 in
Turning radius
18.8 '' 18.8 '' 18.8 '' 18.8 ''
Ground clearance
6.4 in 6.6 in 6.4 in 6.6 in
Front legroom
40.1 in 40.1 in 40.1 in 40.1 in
Rear legroom
37.9 in 37.9 in 37.9 in 37.9 in
Front headroom
41 in 41 in 41 in 41 in
Rear headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Front shoulder room
57 in 57 in 57 in 57 in
Rear shoulder room
55 in 55 in 55 in 55 in
Fuel tank
13.2 gal. 14.5 gal. 13.2 gal. 14.5 gal.
Payload
937 lbs. 937 lbs. 937 lbs. 937 lbs.

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Exterior length
175.8 in 175.8 in
Exterior body width
72.5 in 72.5 in
Exterior height
64.4 in 64.6 in
Horsepower
158 hp 158 hp
Torque
184 lb-ft. 184 lb-ft.
Curb weight
3175 lbs 3430 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
4343 lbs 4608 lbs
Wheelbase
105.9 in 105.6 in
Turning radius
18.8 '' 18.8 ''
Ground clearance
6.4 in 6.6 in
Front legroom
40.1 in 40.1 in
Rear legroom
37.9 in 37.9 in
Front headroom
41 in 41 in
Rear headroom
40 in 40 in
Front shoulder room
57 in 57 in
Rear shoulder room
55 in 55 in
Fuel tank
13.2 gal. 14.5 gal.
Payload
937 lbs. 937 lbs.

Interior Features

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Air conditioning, front
manual manual manual manual
Clock
in-dash in-dash in-dash in-dash
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane urethane leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet
2 2 2 2
Overhead console
mini mini mini mini
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window up
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
1-touch window down
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Instrumentation
digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog digital/analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
day-night day-night day-night day-night
Remote trunk release
power power power power
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Steering wheel material
urethane urethane leatherette leatherette
Auxiliary visors
dual dual dual dual

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Air conditioning, front
dual zone Climatronic automatic dual zone Climatronic automatic
Clock
in-dash in-dash
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
12V DC power outlet
2 2
Overhead console
mini mini
Floor console
full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power
Rear windows
power power
1-touch window up
front and rear front and rear
1-touch window down
front and rear front and rear
Instrumentation
digital/analog digital/analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night
Remote trunk release
power power
Seatback storage pockets
2 2
Steering wheel material
leatherette leatherette
Auxiliary visors
dual dual

Exterior Features

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Antenna
window grid and roof mount window grid and roof mount window grid and roof mount window grid and roof mount
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome accents black w/chrome accents black w/chrome accents black w/chrome accents
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip lip lip
Wheels
17 silver aluminum 17 silver aluminum 18 machined w/painted accents aluminum 18 machined w/painted accents aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel compact steel compact steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Antenna
window grid and roof mount window grid and roof mount
Body material
fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
black w/chrome accents black w/chrome accents
Door count
4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep
Rear window type
fixed fixed
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler
lip lip
Wheels
18 black aluminum 19 machined w/painted accents aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
compact steel compact steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval

Seats

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 5 5 5
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way 6-way 6-way 6-way
Lumbar support
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
cloth cloth CloudTex cloth/leatherette CloudTex cloth/leatherette

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Front seat type
bucket bucket
Standard seating
5 5
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
6-way 6-way
Lumbar support
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Front armrests
center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Rear seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints
3 - adjustable 3 - adjustable
Seat trim
Vienna leather Vienna leather
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

Entertainment System

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan SiriusXM with 360L AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM with 360L AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Speakers
6 6 6 6
1st row LCD screen
2 2 2 2

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Radio
SiriusXM with 360L AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM with 360L AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Speakers
9 BeatsAudio 9 BeatsAudio
Navigation system
VW Car-Net Guide & Inform with voice activation VW Car-Net Guide & Inform with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
2 2

Safety and Security Features

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
Side Curtain Protection Side Curtain Protection Side Curtain Protection Side Curtain Protection
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Headlights
LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
auto on/off auto on/off auto on/off auto on/off
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Lane departure warning
Lane Assist (Lane Keeping System) Lane Assist (Lane Keeping System) Lane Assist (Lane Keeping System) Lane Assist (Lane Keeping System)
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
VW Car-Net services (capabilities require enrollment or subscription) VW Car-Net services (capabilities require enrollment or subscription) VW Car-Net services (capabilities require enrollment or subscription) VW Car-Net services (capabilities require enrollment or subscription)

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
Side Curtain Protection Side Curtain Protection
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front and rear front and rear
Headlights
LED low/high beam LED low/high beam
Exterior light control
auto on/off auto on/off
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Lane departure warning
Lane Assist (Lane Keeping System) Lane Assist (Lane Keeping System)
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
VW Car-Net services (capabilities require enrollment or subscription) VW Car-Net services (capabilities require enrollment or subscription)

Mechanical Features

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Engine
1.5L I-4 1.5L I-4 1.5L I-4 1.5L I-4
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel all-wheel front-wheel all-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Speed sensitive steering
Servotronic Servotronic Servotronic Servotronic
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
torsion beam multi-link torsion beam multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Sequential shift control
Tiptronic Tiptronic Tiptronic Tiptronic
Transmission
8-spd w/OD 7-spd auto-shift man w/OD 8-spd w/OD 7-spd auto-shift man w/OD
Axle ratio
3.23 5.20 3.23 5.20
Turbocharger
intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Engine
1.5L I-4 1.5L I-4
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
front-wheel all-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion
Speed sensitive steering
Servotronic Servotronic
Suspension tuning
regular regular
Front suspension type
strut strut
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil
Rear suspension type
torsion beam multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil
Sequential shift control
Tiptronic Tiptronic
Transmission
8-spd w/OD 7-spd auto-shift man w/OD
Axle ratio
3.23 5.20
Turbocharger
intercooled turbo intercooled turbo

Other Specs

1.5T S 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T S 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

1.5T SE 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SE 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Luggage capacity
27.9 cu.ft. 27.9 cu.ft. 27.9 cu.ft. 27.9 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
65.9 cu.ft. 65.9 cu.ft. 65.9 cu.ft. 65.9 cu.ft.
Base engine size
1.5 liters 1.5 liters 1.5 liters 1.5 liters
Base engine type
I-4 I-4 I-4 I-4
Horsepower rpm
5,500 5,500 5,500 5,500
Torque rpm
1,750 1,750 1,750 1,750
EPA mileage estimates
28 City / 36 Hwy 25 City / 32 Hwy 28 City / 36 Hwy 25 City / 32 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front front front front
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
48/50,000 48/50,000 48/50,000 48/50,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
48/50,000 48/50,000 48/50,000 48/50,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
84/100,000 84/100,000 84/100,000 84/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles)
24/20,000 24/20,000 24/20,000 24/20,000
Tires
P215/55HR17.0 BSW AS P225/55HR17.0 BSW AS P215/50HR18.0 BSW AS P225/50HR18.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent

1.5T SEL 4dr Front-Wheel Drive

1.5T SEL 4dr All-Wheel Drive 4MOTION

Luggage capacity
27.9 cu.ft. 27.9 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
65.9 cu.ft. 65.9 cu.ft.
Base engine size
1.5 liters 1.5 liters
Base engine type
I-4 I-4
Horsepower rpm
5,500 5,500
Torque rpm
1,750 1,750
EPA mileage estimates
28 City / 36 Hwy 25 City / 32 Hwy
Lighting - map lights
front front
Lighting - dome light
fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
48/50,000 48/50,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
48/50,000 48/50,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
84/100,000 84/100,000
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Maintenance (mths/miles)
24/20,000 24/20,000
Tires
P215/50HR18.0 BSW AS P225/45HR19.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent