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How do you find the road noise in your Taos. I've got a 2022 Highline with 21'' Pirelli Scorpion Zero and at highway speeds the noise is quite annoying, same issue with my 17'' winter tires. Never owned a car this noisy. In town it's not bad but should be better. Tires are installed with the outside marking on the outside.

Any suggestions, ideas, feed back?

Besides the noise it's great vehicule :)
 

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I would say 90% of my driving is in town , but when I get on the highway/interstate I definitely notice the increased noise, but its on par with other vehicles I've had in the past.
I just listen to music at an unhealthy volume to drown it out! 😂. (Note: I have the Pirelli Scorpion Zero tires as well)

This reminds of something else I've noticed when I'm driving at speed on a highway. The center of the hood/bonnet closest to the windshield visibly flexes / vibrates a little bit and it was enough to distract me the first time I saw it.
 

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The Pirelli Scorpion Zero are indeed noisy. I just removed my Michelin winter tires and the Pirelli Scorpion Zero make more noise than the winter tires.
I find the Pirelli Scorpion tires to be slightly noisy also. I have the 18" Pirellis and the ride is smooth but you can definitely hear noise from the tires. Overall I've found Pirelli to be a mid-grade tire, at best, regardless of how much they cost (had them on several vehicles now). In my opinion Michelin tires are better in every category.
 

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My 2018 Tiguanhad the pirelli scorpions (18”) and they were loud. Our current Tiguan 2021 has higher profile (17”) Giti tires and they are far quieter and smoother.

But I do remember reviewers saying the Taos had more road noise than some other cars in its class. If it’s anything like the first Gen Tiguan I believe it as our 2015 was annoyingly loud at highway speed.

Are your local highways asphalt or plain concrete? That could explain why some people hear different things from the same car. Our local highways are concrete, usually grooved, and it makes things much louder.
 

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No Complaints here, not to many miles on mine yet (@ 1600) but two upstate trips including 600 miles round trip this weekend and I find the car quiet and very comfortable. Especially compared to my former Nissan Rogue Sport which had much more road noise
 
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