How Many Miles Per Gallon Does the 2022 Volkswagen Taos Get?

September 13th, 2022 by
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Volkswagen has steadily led the industry in exciting, fuel-efficient vehicles for as far back as we can remember. What else would you expect from a manufacturer that coined the term that literally translates to “driving pleasure?” While the 2022 Volkswagen Taos certainly delivers “farhvergnugen,” or “driving pleasure,” it also provides above-average fuel economy. If you’re looking for a fun, capable, compact crossover SUV, there’s no doubt the 2022 Volkswagen Taos gas mileage brings another level of efficiency and excitement to your Port Jervis drive. How many miles per gallon does the new Volkswagen Taos get? We’ll share this and more to help you understand why the 2022 Volkswagen Taos MPG is something you must experience.

2022 Volkswagen Taos MPG by Trim Level

The 2022 Volkswagen Taos comes in three trims: the S, SE, and SEL. With each trim available in two drivetrain options, you have six different Taos models to choose from. Consider the following options: 

  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos S FWD: 28 mpg city / 36 mpg highway*
  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos S AWD: 25 mpg city / 32 mpg highway**
  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos SE FWD: 28 mpg city / 36 mpg highway*
  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos SE AWD: 25 mpg city / 32 mpg highway**
  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos SEL FWD: 28 mpg city / 36 mpg highway*
  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos SEL AWD: 25 mpg city / 32 mpg highway**

2022 Volkswagen Taos MPG by Drivetrain

Depending on which version you select, the FWD gets slightly better fuel economy than the AWD version. We’ve listed the specs below to help you decide which might be a better fit for you: 

  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos FWD: 28 mpg city / 36 mpg highway*
  • 2022 Volkswagen Taos AWD: 25 mpg city / 32 mpg highway**

The FWD version does get better fuel economy than the AWD version, but that comes with a trade. Selecting the AWD Taos means your version includes the Volkswagen 4Motion AWD System and seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, giving you a higher level of performance and capability. 

2022 Volkswagen Taos Engine Specs 

The 2022 Volkswagen Taos powertrain provides big performance thanks to the turbocharger combined with the 1.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine. This small but mighty engine delivers 158 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. You’ll find this motor available in all trim levels, with the difference being each trim comes available in AWD or FWD. Is the 2022 Volkswagen Taos fuel efficient? You’ll find fuel savings in every trim, regardless of which version you select. Let’s break down each configuration. 

Test Drive the Fuel-Efficient VW Taos in Middletown

When you need top-notch fuel economy and a reliable SUV for your Newburgh or Goshen commute, the 2022 Volkswagen Taos delivers in a big way. When you’re ready to take the next step in becoming the owner of a new 2022 Taos, see us in person or contact us online! Refer to our Volkswagen information hub to learn more about the brand and vehicles. 

 

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