Volkswagen Panama presented the new Taos, which adds to the SUV offensive of the German firm in the world. The SUV segment is the fastest growing in the region. With an artistic setting aligned with Volkswagen’s New Brand Design, the Taos is for a generation that has style, attitude and that seeks “the New” and that values technology, safety and comfort.
“We have launched the Touareg, Teramont, T-Cross, Nivus and now we are strengthening our offer of SUVs, having the most complete range on the market in Panama, with the arrival of TAOS and the new Tiguan ”, commented Miguel Durán, Manager of Volkswagen in Panama.
In addition, he added that “the Taos has the prestigious 250 TSI engine, 6-speed automatic transmission and the world-renowned Tiptronic system that provide the new Taos with a perfect balance between low consumption and power.”
Taos has the perfect balance between challenging and elegant design. Its 18 ”wheels and IQ.LIGHT technology headlights (available in HL version) make it the perfect SUV for all kinds of plans.
From the outside, Taos offers a design that is aligned with style and attitude, with proportionate dimensions and a 2,681mm wheelbase for ride comfort and dynamic robustness.
In the front the headlights stand out full LED with technology IQ Light, followed by a grid also of LED that crosses the entire front to merge into the brand’s renewed logo. It is the new visual identity for Volkswagen around the world, which debuted in the ID family of electric vehicles. in Europe.
On the back, the name Taos is inscribed on the base of the trunk lid and, further to the right, the emblem 250 TSI, in reference to the torque of 250 Nm that the modern turbo engine has. 18-inch alloy wheels for all versions complete the external appearance of the new vehicle.
Its taillights reinforce the distinctive personality of the New Taos. By working with LED technology, they make it more visible to other drivers, increasing safety.
Technology and connectivity
The new Taos is designed so that users are always connected thanks to its 10 ”digital screen and its VW Play Infotainment system. You can make and answer calls, listen to music even while driving in complete safety and comfort. Additionally, it has a wireless cell phone charger and USB-C inputs.
Thanks to the Keyless Access System, it will not be necessary to use the key to unlock and turn it on. The Start-Stop System allows the Taos to shut down when you reach a traffic light or are in traffic. In addition, it has cruise control. This driving assistant works in conjunction with other vehicle systems by centralizing the traction control functions, ABS and EBD brakes. It offers protection in case of skidding minimizing the effects and helps to regain control of the rudder.