When the 2022 Volkswagen Taos drops into the market this Summer near Turnersville and Sicklerville, plenty of people will be sure to snap up this new subcompact SUV. The Taos is already impressing many with its 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that pumps out 158 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. Yet, with the recent reveal of the Taos' EPA fuel economy ratings, this SUV is only getting more exciting.

Better Fuel Economy and Performance

With the Taos' four-cylinder engine and front-wheel drive, there's already excellent performance. The EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings similar impress. The 2022 Volkswagen Taos is estimated to receive 28 miles per gallon (mpg) while in the city and 36 mpg on the highway. Those combine for a 31 mpg average around Washington Township. All of these ratings are based on regular unleaded fuel.

These numbers change a bit when drivers opt for the 4Motion all-wheel-drive system. The Taos comes out at 25 mpg in the city with all-wheel drive, 32 mpg on the highway, and combined for 28 mpg. Those are smaller numbers but still respectable.

Put in Perspective

Those numbers are nothing to sneeze at near Deptford Township. In fact, those numbers help the Taos make a claim for the top spot in its class. To better illustrate this, let's compare the Taos to other popular models with high ratings. Take the Nissan Kicks comes in at an estimated 31 mpg in the city, 36 mpg on the highway, and a combined average of 33 mpg. The Hyundai venue comes close with its 34 mpg on the highway. All around, the Taos stands its ground when it comes to fuel economy.

Case in Point

The 2022 Volkswagen Taos is a subcompact SUV to keep an eye on around Philadelphia, PA. It releases this Summer, just in time for a sunny weekend at the beach. Want to know more about the Taos? Get in touch with us today.

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