What vehicle should you get: the 2022 Volkswagen Taos of the 2022 Kia Seltos? Hopefully, this page can help you understand your options. We’re comparing the LX trim level of the Kia Seltos to the 1.5T S trim level of the VW Taos. You can find new VW vehicles and a variety of pre-owned models here at Volkswagen Pittsfield in Pittsfield, MA.
These models have similar fuel economy ratings, likely due to the fact that they are a similar size. If you’re a stickler for spending less time at the pump, you’ll be happy to know that both of these are fuel-efficient models. The 2022 VW Taos has ratings of 29 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. The 2022 Kia Seltos has ratings of 27 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway. They are both great; that being said, the 2022 VW Taos has a slightly better rating.
Of course, price should be one of the most important factors in choosing a vehicle. The 2022 VW Taos S trim level has a starting MSRP of $22,995. The 2022 Kia Seltos has a starting MSRP of $22,490. With similar MSRPs (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices), both vehicles should remain a good option for a strict budget. Dealerships set their own prices based on MSRPs, so be sure to shop around and be sure to check out our inventory while you’re at it.
What type of conveniences do you want in a vehicle? Both of these offer a key for keyless entry, but the 2022 VW Taos also offers a push-button start ignition. That means that not only do you not have to physically turn the key in your vehicle’s door lock, but you also don’t have to physically turn the key in your vehicle’s ignition. We all know that little conveniences like these can make a world of difference during a busy and stressful week.