When selecting an SUV for your family, it is essential to shop around carefully and compare vehicles. Both the 2022 Volkswagen Taos vs Tiguan offer well-rounded solutions.
Both vehicles offer excellent fuel economy and a comfortable ride, plus numerous driver assistance features. Contact Harte Volkswagen of Meriden now to arrange for a test drive!
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The VW Taos is smaller than its counterpart Volkswagen Tiguan and falls into the subcompact SUV class, making it an excellent option for fuel efficiency and maneuvering tight city streets with ease. Depending on trim level and options chosen, the Taos offers modern features like touchscreen infotainment systems and smartphone integration.
The Taos offers ample cargo space even when all seats are in use; with the rear seats folded flat, drivers can enjoy up to 65 cubic feet of room!
However, the VW Taos Trendline base version lacks many of its competitors’ standard driving aids that come standard on main competitors – particularly safety aids that may come standard elsewhere – making the Volkswagen Tiguan an easier and safer option when it comes to crash test ratings and driver assist technologies.
The 2022 VW Tiguan is larger than its counterpart, providing more seating capacity and cargo room behind the rear seats – ideal for families or those who frequently transport bulky gear. Furthermore, it boasts more premium interior amenities and fuel economy benefits – though its price still represents great value.
Selecting between the Taos and Tiguan depends on many factors, including size, engine performance and available features. If you need assistance in making an informed decision about which vehicle to buy, test driving both models may help! Schedule an appointment so you can experience their unique qualities firsthand and make an informed choice.
The Volkswagen Taos is powered by a turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine producing up to 158 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque, providing excellent fuel economy and acceleration performance. Paired with either front-wheel drive or 4MOTION all-wheel drive, this engine provides the perfect balance of fuel efficiency and acceleration performance. When equipped with DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission it even adds another engaging driving experience that lets drivers manually shift between gears!
Volkswagen Tiguan is a larger SUV capable of seating seven comfortably. Powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine with an impressive 184 horsepower and 221 lb-ft of torque, the Tiguan can be equipped with front or 4MOTION All-Wheel Drive systems and can tow up to 1500 pounds when properly configured.
The Tiguan can also come equipped with premium driver-assistance technologies, such as backup cameras, lane-keep assist, rear traffic alert, cruise control-steering assist and collision mitigation with pedestrian detection – making it the ideal vehicle for families that prioritize safety in their daily commutes and road trips.
Comparing the Taos to the Tiguan is more than just looking at exterior dimensions; both cars feature advanced technologies that keep drivers connected both inside and outside their car. Standard Apple CarPlay(r) and Android Auto(tm) make integration with smartphones seamless; calls or texts come through and can be answered or replied to through your infotainment system without ever taking your eyes off the road.
Although smaller than its rival, the Tiguan, the Taos still provides ample passenger and cargo space. Seating up to five people at once and boasting 795-1877 liters of cargo space when rear seats are folded away, it gives drivers confidence on any terrain. Furthermore, 4MOTION all-wheel drive makes your drive even safer!
No matter which of Volkswagen’s SUV models you select – 2024 VW Taos or 2021 VW Tiguan – you can expect the same high level of performance. Both feature turbocharged engines with available 4MOTION all-wheel drive for optimal handling on any weather or road condition, along with driver assist technologies designed to keep both you and your passengers safe on every journey.
The 2023 VW Taos and 2023 Volkswagen Tiguan SUVs are both designed to prioritize passenger safety. Both SUVs feature active safety features like blind-spot monitoring, rear traffic alert, forward collision warning with autonomous emergency braking capability and pedestrian monitoring; additionally both SUVs can be equipped with rearview cameras for easier parking or backing up maneuvers and identifying nearby pedestrians and objects when parking or backing up.
No matter which 2023 Taos or Tiguan you select, you will experience a comfortable interior that offers ample passenger and cargo space. Standard cloth upholstery ensures cozy seating experiences while leather upgrade options add sophistication and refinement. In the cockpit there are user-friendly controls for climate regulation, audio settings, navigation as well as intuitive operation ensuring seamless use.
The new VW Taos is an excellent compact SUV choice with excellent fuel efficiency, boasting an EPA-estimated 28/36 mpg1 city/highway rating with front-wheel drive and an 8-speed automatic transmission. Meanwhile, its larger sibling the VW Tiguan offers additional seating and cargo room as well as 4MOTION(r) all-wheel drive for improved traction in all weather conditions. Both vehicles are covered by attractive warranties from their automaker including two-year/24,000-mile Basic warranties and five-year/60,000 mile Powertrain warranties respectively.