2023 Volkswagen Taos MPG: What's the Gas Mileage of the VW Taos

2023 Volkswagen Taos


If you’re looking for a fuel-efficient new ride in the Monroe area, you can’t go wrong with the Volkswagen Taos! This sporty compact SUV was recently refreshed for the 2023 model year with plenty of equipment enhancements, strong performance specs, and a spacious interior cabin for up to five passengers. Thanks to its smaller size, the Volkswagen Taos earns excellent gas mileage on the road–up to 31 mpg combined, which makes it the best in its class!

2023 Volkswagen Taos MPG Ratings By Drivetrain

While every Volkswagen Taos is equipped with the same engine, the MPG ratings vary slightly depending on your drivetrain of choice. Every 2023 Taos is powered by a robust 1.5L 4-cylinder engine under the hood that delivers 158 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque on the Concord roads.

Depending on how much traction you want, you can choose between front-wheel drive and 4MOTION all-wheel drive. The front-wheel drive is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission, while the all-wheel drive is paired with a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic. Here are the Volkswagen Taos MPG ratings for each drivetrain:

Front-Wheel Drive

  • Engine: 1.5L 4-cylinder engine
  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic
  • Fuel Economy: 28-city/36-highway/31-combined mpg

4Motion All-Wheel Drive

  • Engine: 1.5L 4-cylinder engine
  • Transmission: 7-speed dual-clutch automatic
  • Fuel Economy: 25-city/32-highway/28-combined mpg

2023 Volkswagen Taos MPG-Enhancing Features

The 2023 Volkswagen Taos comes with a wide variety of features that help make every ride as smooth, sporty, and comfortable as possible. Here are some of the features that contribute to this compact SUV’s excellent specs and gas mileage:

  • 4MOTION all-wheel drive
  • Turbocharged engine
  • 4 drive modes with AWD: snow, on-road, off-road, and off-road custom
  • 17 – 19-inch wheels
  • Volkswagen IQ.DRIVE driver assistance features

Get Your Hands on a VW Taos from Carolina Volkswagen!

There’s plenty more to love about the new VW Taos, and Carolina Volkswagen is the perfect place to learn! Contact us for more information, or to set up a test drive near Indian Trail at our dealer. We’ll take care of everything and get you behind the wheel in no time. Not quite ready for a new Taos? Continue your research and learn more about the other vehicles in our Volkswagen lineup.

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