2022 Volkswagen Taos Reviews

September 20th, 2021 by
2022 Volkswagen Taos Parked in Driveway

The all-new 2022 Volkswagen Taos is a compact SUV that delivers on all fronts. A powerful exterior with a turbocharged engine and all-wheel drive joins with a stylish interior featuring the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit and all the latest technology. And there’s a variety of builds and price points to choose from, so you’re sure to find a model that fits your Alexandria lifestyle.  But don’t take our word for it! Check out a selection of what the top critics are saying about the Volkswagen Taos below. Then, view our Volkswagen Taos inventory to find your perfect model.

Volkswagen Taos Reviews: Exterior & Performance

When it comes to performance, the Volkswagen Taos fires on all cylinders. With 7-speed automatic transmission and a turbocharged engine, this SUV packs a lot of power into its compact frame. Here’s what the critics are saying about the Taos’ exterior and performance:

  • U.S. News & World Report calls the 2022 Volkswagen Taos “easy to drive” and “a real contender in the subcompact SUV class.” They urge drivers to check this SUV out “if you value space, practicality, and efficiency.” On the topic of performance, they praise the Taos’ engine as “suitably powerful” with “smooth steering” and a slick ride “even over rough pavement.”
  • Car & Driver loves the Volkswagen Taos’ “impressive fuel economy” and “attractive base price,” but the praise doesn’t stop there! They also take note of the 7-speed transmission, calling its shifts “generally quick and well-coordinated at speed.” They recommend the all-wheel drive model, saying “its more sophisticated suspension fosters greater driving confidence by bringing better body control.”
  • Edmunds praises the Taos’ “sharp handling and smooth driving character,” noting that it “provides more style, interior room, and satisfaction than many rivals.” Their experts recommend the SE trim level, which they write “offers the best mix of standard and available equipment.”

Volkswagen Taos Reviews: Interior & Design

Critics have taken notice of the stylish and roomy Volkswagen Taos interior, with some experts even calling it their favorite aspect of the vehicle. Here are the critical highlights about the Taos’ interior design and layout:

  • U.S. News & World Report takes special note that “the Taos has more cargo space than most of its classmates,” praising its “above-average capacities” and seats that “aren’t just roomy, they’re comfortable.” They also love the “user-friendly setup” of the Taos’ infotainment system, “with a screen that’s easy to see and reach and menus you can navigate without much trouble.”
  • Car & Driver has a lot of love for the “cavernous interior for a small SUV,” numbering it as one of the Taos’ best features. They go on to say that “the Taos’ interior is highlighted by its functionality” – particularly for the price – with stylish colors and materials that “lend it some character.”

See the Volkswagen Taos For Yourself at Alexandria Volkswagen

If you want to see what the critics are raving about up close, contact our office today to set up a test drive! Or, swing by our Alexandria dealership to take an in-person tour and examine our range of models.


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