New 2022 Volkswagen Vehicle Lineup
The automaker Volkswagen revamps its 2022 models with several changes such as the IQ. DRIVE driver assistance feature, refreshed interior looks, and sleek exterior makeovers. It also introduces an all-new subcompact crossover SUV in the lineup, the 2022 Volkswagen Taos. Our team at Volkswagen of Streetsboro, Ohio, discusses various changes in the 2022 Volkswagen lineup models below. The lineup includes Volkswagen models such as the Volkswagen Arteon, Taos, Passat, Atlas, Atlas Cross Sport, Tiguan, Jetta, Jetta GLI, Golf GTI, and Golf R.
2022 Volkswagen Taos
The new five-seater SUV debuts the 2022 lineup as the smallest crossover. It boasts an upscale interior styling for its class, and it is powered by a 1.5-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine which provides 158 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. It comes in three trim levels: the S, SE, and SEL. It also has an excellent fuel economy and is the least expensive in the lineup, making it an ideal choice for Streetsboro drivers.
Powering the front wheels is an eight-speed automatic transmission, while 4Motion all-wheel-drive models get a seven-speed automatic dual-clutch in place of a standard gearbox. Other standard features are two USB ports, an 8-inch digital cluster instrument, and a 6.5-inch touchscreen which is smartphone compatible.
2022 Volkswagen Tiguan
The 2022 Tiguan comes with a refreshed sleek exterior from the front end ambient light bar on the fascia to new wheel designs and color options. The standard interior features include an updated steering wheel with programmed controls and a new chocolate brown option.
It is available in four trim levels: S, SE, SE R-Line Black, and SEL R-Line. IQ. DRIVE driver assistance aids are also available across all trim levels except the S trim. Other features are heated front seats, wireless phone charging, wireless app connectivity, and an 8-inch digital gauge cluster.
2022 Volkswagen Arteon
The Arteon boasts a new 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine, giving 300 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. It is an upgrade since the previous models provided 268 total horsepower and 258pound-feet of torque. The sedan comes in three trim levels: the SE R-Line, SEL R-Line, and SEL Premium R-Line.
It has a new seven-speed Tiptronic manual transmission with an eight-speed automatic one. The SEL R-Line also has a 4Motion standard all-wheel-drive, while all trims have sensory parking features and wireless charging. The SEL R-Line also has 20-inch dark graphite alloys, while the SEL Premium maintains its features from the previous year.
2022 Volkswagen Atlas
The three-row crossover SUV comes in six trim levels: SE, SE w/Technology, SEL, SEL R-Line, SEL R-Line Black, and SEL Premium R-Line. The SE base trim contains an 8-inch Digital Cockpit, while all SEL trims have 20-inch wheels and standard 4Motion all-wheel drive. USB-C ports are also included on the third row and a trailer hitch for models with the powerful V6 engine.
For Streetsboro drivers who prefer dark accents, the SEL R-Line Black boasts a black chrome exterior and styling accents. The SEL Premium R-Line’s highest trim has 21-inch alloys, amongst other upscale features.
2022 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
The Atlas Cross Sport boasts roomy second-row legroom and vast cargo capacity by ditching the third-row seats. It has an elegant bulkier physique with a sporty sloping roofline and six trim levels like the Atlas counterpart. The SE features an 8-inch digital gauge cluster, while SE w/Technology with the V6 engine acquires a standard trailer hitch.
2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI
The Golf GTI is powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo engine which provides 241 horsepower and 273 pound-feet of torque. The new 2022 Volkswagen Golf GTI has a sportier and longer physique and comes with two engine options: a six-speed manual or a seven-speed DSG transmission. Other features entail a 10.25-inch Digital Cockpit, a head-up display, a 30-color option lighting, and IQ. DRIVE driver assistance aids which include a semi-automated hands-on feature.
2022 Volkswagen Golf R
Making a comeback in the 2022 lineup is the Volkswagen Golf R, ideal for Streetsboro drivers who seek a sportier and longer design car. The Golf R is powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo engine connected to a six-speed manual or seven-speed DSG transmission.
It also generates 315 total horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque for the DSG, while the manual provides 280 pound-feet of torque. All-wheel drive comes standard too. Updated vehicle power settings enable it to give quick and precise handling. Unique and Drift track-only driving options are also included.
2022 Volkswagen Passat
The midsize sedan is available in three trim levels, the SE, R-Line, and an all-new Limited Edition, which marks its last production year. The Limited Edition also has interior and exterior features to honor the team members’ contributions to assembling the Passat. Also, 1973 Limited Edition trims are expected to be released to commemorate the automaker’s first production year.
Special features entail unique 18-inch wheels, dark mirror caps, seat tags, and a distinctive cup holder. Others are perforated leatherette seats, driver seat recall, heated front, and rear seats, Fender Premium Audio System, power passenger seats, and an infotainment navigation media system. It also has high beam control light assist and front and rear parking assist distance control. The all-new Limited Edition is undoubtedly a perfect choice for Volkswagen enthusiasts in Streetsboro.
2022 Volkswagen Jetta and Jetta GLI
In 2022, the compact sedan will be available in five trim levels: the S, Sport, SE, SEL, and the GLI Autobahn. All trims, excluding the GLI Autobahn, are powered by a 1.5-liter four-cylinder turbo engine which emits 158 total horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. The Autobahn has a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo engine generating 228 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque paired with a six-speed manual or a seven-speed automatic dual-clutch.
The Jetta has 16-inch wheels, while the Jetta GLI has 18-inch alloys. The GLI Autobahn comes with black accents from the mirrors, fascia, and wheels. The Jetta also gets interior clothing upholstery while higher trims acquire contrast leather stitching. The GLI boasts more upscale features making it an excellent counterpart for Streetsboro individuals torn between those Jettas.
The above trim levels will guide you as a buyer in Ohio on what model to purchase, depending on your needs and preferences. If you need further assistance on what Volkswagen model to buy, our team of experts is ready to help you make the right decision. You can contact us at Volkswagen of Streetsboro, Ohio, to help you decide on the most suitable model.