2018 VW Atlas is the largest three-row SUV offered by this manufacturer .This full size seven-passenger SUV is the largest model with VW badge, which is ever sold on the US market. It’s 198.3 inches long, 78.3 inches wide and 69.6 inches tall, and with a starting price of 31,900 dollars, from 2018 Atlas VW SUV is expected a lot. First of all that on his shoulders bear the burden called ‘Dieselgate’ affair.
Atlas SUV is model who has long been awaited in the market. Whose name should begin with the famous T. However, Volkswagen has opted for the title Atlas. 2018 Atlas SUV is sold in five trim levels, namely: S, SE, SE w / Technology, SEL and SEL Premium. The offer includes two engines, and extra utility room for modern families. It is an interesting model, which can be a lot to offer, and yet different from the Tuareg and Tiguan models.
Besides the price, the new Atlas three-row SUV will be a major competitor models such as the Ford Explorer, Toyota Highlander and Honda Pilot. Although the story of SUV models and the configuration of seven seats does not end here. VW company has announced that by 2020 the market will be another two seven seat SUV. One is based on Amarok truck, and one all-electric model.
2018 VW Atlas Specs
2018 VW Atlas is new sport ute with a bold look. It combines modern and traditional primarily providing proof of functionality in every sense. Great influence on vehicle design had CrossBlue Concept. The first concept of this model is presented yet, 2013. A 20-inch aluminum alloy wheels, LED taillights, automatic headlights, large panoramic glass, and much more. 153.7 cubic foot cabin, fold-flat second – and third row seats. Those are allow a maximum cargo volume of 96.8 cubic feet.
The new 2018 VW SUV will be offered with two drive units. In addition to standard equipment version is offered with a 2.0 L turbocharged 235 horsepower at 4,500 rpm and 258 lb.-ft. of torque. Other, optional engine is a 3.6-liter V-6 that delivers 276 horsepower at 6,200 rpm and 266 lb.-ft. V-6 models can tow up to 5,000 pounds. EPA mileage rating is 17 mpg city, 23 mpg highway. New Atlas SUV has the drive to all four wheels. This full-size SUV Atlas, with 4Motion all-wheel drive has four drive settings: Onroad, Snow, Offroad, and Custom Offroad.