The nearly 4.26 m long SUV coupe is available in three versions – Life, Style and R-Line. There is a choice of three gasoline engines ranging from 95 to 150 hp, a mechanical transmission or a 7-speed DSG dual clutch gearbox. Prices start from PLN 87,190.
The silhouette of Taigo has interesting proportions, the profile of the car is particularly noteworthy, which is reminiscent of a coupe with a strongly sloping C-pillar and a sloping roof. The Taigo body is also distinguished by sharp lines with clearly defined wheel arches.
Inside Taigo, attention is drawn to, among others multifunction steering wheel and digital operation of basic functions. MIB3 multimedia systems are equipped with an Online Control Unit (eSIM) and App-Connect Wireless (depending on equipment).
The optional Climatronic automatic air conditioning has a minimalistic control panel that echoes the central display. It is operated with touch controls and sliders. It looks similar to the one offered on larger models such as the Tiguan, Passat and Arteon.
Also in terms of driver assistance systems, the new model is very close to the Volkswagen models in the higher segment. The new Taigo can be equipped with Travel Assist – the new active cruise control ACC (automatic distance control with additional reference to speed limits and data from the navigation system) and Lane Assist connect with other systems and allow semi-autonomous driving up to a maximum speed of 210 km / h .
The new multifunction steering wheel is equipped with capacitive surfaces that register whether the driver is holding their hands on it. Every Taigo is equipped with assistance systems as standard, such as Front Assist with City Emergency Braking and Lane Assist.
The new VW Taigo is available in eight exterior colors. All, except Deep Black, can be combined with a contrasting black roof (optional). The wheel size depends on the equipment version and varies from 16 to 18 inches. The long list of options includes large panoramic sunroof that can be tilted or tilted, Digital Cockpit Pro with 10.25 ” display, ArtVelours upholstery, voice control, Black Style design package for R-Line and 300W beats audio system from 6 speakers.
All exterior lighting components, from the headlamps to the rear lights, are made of LED technology. In the Style trim level, the Taigo is fitted as standard with the new IQ.Light LED matrix lights, together with an illuminated bar in the radiator grille. At the rear, the light strip is eye-catching.
Volkswagen has changed the nomenclature of the equipment versions in all models, simplifying them and making them clearer. The equipment items chosen by most customers, such as LED headlights and the digital cockpit, are standard equipment on the Taigo.
The price list opens with the Life version (PLN 87,190), there are also the Style and R-Line versions to choose from. The Style version is more expensive by PLN 13,000 and in addition to richer equipment, it offers an engine more powerful by 15 HP, which works with a 6-speed mechanical transmission. The prices of the R-Line version start from PLN 102,190.