Volkswagen has officiallt launched a brand new teaser of its upcoming SUV. The latest providing will likely be known as VolkswagneTaos which is all set to make its debut on October 13, 2020.
The Volkswagen Taos compact SUV will likely be unveiled on October 13, 2020
Volkswagen has teased its all-new Taos compact SUV and it’ll make its debut within the United States. The carmaker will likely be revealing its latest providing on October 13, 2020. The upcoming Taos will likely be slotted under the Tiguan SUV in Volkswagen’s line-up. With this new automotive the model is doubling up its SUV merchandise globally and the US particularly ollowing the launch of Atlas Cross Sport earlier this yr. The SUV is predicted to be constructed at its Puebla manufacturing facility in Mexico. Expect the compact SUV to go on sale in 2021, and the Taos could possibly be a 2022 mannequin yr product.
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The SUV is particularly designed for the North American area, thus the ‘Taos’ nameplate was chosen to resonate with American clients. Interestingly, the Taos Town bounded by the Sangre de Cristo Mountains is dwelling to about 6000 folks which boasts a 400-year historical past. The city has inhabited a 1,000-year-old Native American neighborhood only a few miles from the middle of city.
The teaser picture exhibits the silhouette of the SUV revealing it might look considerably just like the Tiguan. However, will probably be smaller when it comes to proporition. The German carmaker additionally sells the same automotive in China which is known as Tharu. The SUV sports activities a skinny LED strip flanking the headlights one thing that we’ve got already seen on the Tiguan.
The Chinese model, the Volkswagen Tharu is obtainable with a selection of two powertrain choices – 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol unit and a 2.0-litre diesel. Both the engines come mated to a 7-speed dual-clutch gearbox with an possibility of front-wheel and rear-wheel drive setups. However, the North American model of the SUV could possibly be seen with totally different parts altogether.
What’s smaller than a Tiguan and begins with a T? The VW Taos, our new subcompact SUV being revealed right here 10.13.20. pic.twitter.com/9Ac1j4ZBtb
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Schafer, Senior Vice President for Product Marketing and Strategy, Volkswagen of America, Inc, “We’re thrilled to announce the name for the newest member of the Volkswagen family. It was important to choose a name that really embodied the nature of the car and the town of Taos, New Mexico was a perfect fit. It’s a small city that offers big things-from outdoor adventure to arts and design and great cuisine.”