A History of Volkswagen and Top Volkswagen Models to Buy in 2022

Casey Louw
Casey Louw
Extended Warranty Specialist
April 12, 2022
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To begin with, we will look at the origins of Volkswagen. We will also examine the Volkswagen latest models. We will draw up a Volkswagen models list for the top 2022 releases. The Volkswagen models have been upgraded since 2021 with updates in design, and technology for a smoother ride. The 2022 Volkswagen models list boasts cutting-edge, new models that come in a color of your choice.

New Volkswagens come with a 4 year or 50,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty/New vehicle Limited Warranty as well as the same time period and mileage allowance on a powertrain warranty. If your car is reaching 4 years old and it’s a 2018 model, the factory warranty will have expired in 2021. You need to decide what your next steps will be.

The History of Volkswagen

Volkswagen, or what is commonly referred to as “VW” is known as a German car manufacturer with headquarters in Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony, in Germany. It was born in 1937 and founded by the German Labor Front. They were known for the iconic Beetle which is the flagship of VW. The car manufacturer had the most sales globally in 2016 and 2017. VW’s main market is in China, making up 40% of its sales and profits. The German word “volk” means “people.” Therefore, “Volkswagen” means “people’s car.” Volkswagen produces many popular car models today around the globe.

We will discuss the top Volkswagen latest models below. The Volkswagen latest models listed below illustrate the top new models of 2022. We will look at our top picks, some of the releases that will come about in 2022.

Volkswagen Latest Models List 2022

1.   2022 Volkswagen Arteon

Of the Volkswagen latest models, the all-new Volkswagen Arteon 2.0-liter turbo-4 has 300 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. There is a new 7-speed automatic transmission that also has manual override. It’s a flagship sedan seen in three trims all with R-Line styling elements.

2.   Volkswagen Atlas

This car boasts three-row crossover seats. The trims offered in this SUV are: “SE, SE – Technology, SEL, SEL R-Line, SEL R-Line Black, SEL Premium R-Line”. The base model comes with an 8.0-inch wide digital instrument system. These cars are all-wheel drive with 20-inch wheels.

3. 2022 ID.4

Of the Volkswagen 2022 models, this one makes an impact. This five-seater electric compact crossover is similar to the 2021 release. An ID.5 will be released further into 2022.

5.  2022 Volkswagen Passat

Coming fifth on the Volkswagen models list, this Limited Edition trim is seen in the last year of production for this mid-size sedan. SE as well as R-Line trims carry over from 2021.

6. 2022 Volkswagen Taos

Of the Volkswagen models, this small crossover slots below the VW Tiguan and is spacious  enough to seat five people. Standard equipment  on offer shows a 6.5-inch touchscreen with smartphone compatibility as well as an 8.0-inch digital instrument system, together with two USB ports. This car has a 1.5-liter turbo-4 with 158-horsepower.

7. Volkswagen Tiguan

This car has been upgraded with four trims, a fresh look and a light bar found in the grille. The car also comes with fresh color and wheel options. Extra perks include an  8.0-inch digital instrument system, heating in the front seats, wireless-access smartphone charging, plus wireless connectivity and driver-assist features.  

Ensure You Have Coverage for Your Volkswagen

We have examined the Volkswagen top model releases of 2022. There are some very nifty cars on offer this year. If your Volkswagen is 4 years or older, make sure you invest in breakdown protection for it, as your factory warranty will have expired. We recommend investing in Volkswagen auto protection on Chaiz. A vehicle service contract is also referred to as an extended warranty. Vehicle service contracts are offered by third-party warranty providers.

Insert your Volkswagen’s model and mileage onto the Chaiz nifty search tool and the top vehicle service contracts will appear. You can choose the coverage that best suits your driving and financial needs.

Here at Chaiz, we have three tiers of coverage, namely:

Each tier offers different levels of coverage affecting the overall cost of your auto protection. We hope you have a better idea of the top Volkswagen releases of 2022 to look out for.

Get your vehicle service contract with Chaiz now and drive with peace of mind knowing your car’s repairs will be covered if you break down.

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