Volkswagen

Volkswagen Atlas

Price $35,690 – $52,540
Fuel consumption 8.0 – 13.7 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 69%(view ratings)
The Atlas is replacing the Touareg, positioned above the Tiguan and staking its claim as the roomiest and most versatile Volkswagen. It has three rows of seats and cargo space that can potentially exceed 2700 litres. A 2.0L four-cylinder turbo with 235 horsepower is standard, while a 3.6L V6 that develops 276 horsepower and 266 lb·ft of torque is available on option. The Atlas can tow up to 2268 kilograms (5000 pounds) with the V6.

Volkswagen Atlas

Pricing
MSRP CA$48,990
Fees CA$1,845
Green tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$922/month
Powertrain
Transmission 8-speed automatic
Drivetrain AWD
CO₂ emissions 5,660 kg/year
Engine V6 3,6 l
Power 276 hp @ 6,200 rpm (206 kW)
Torque 266 lb·ft @ 2,750 rpm (361 N·m)
Induction Atmospheric
Bore 89 mm
Stroke 96 mm
Fuel type Regular
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type SUV
Category Midsize SUV under $50,000
Assembly Chattanooga, TN, US
Generation 1
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 13.7 L/100km
Highway 10.1 L/100km
Combined 12.1 L/100km
Autonomy 578 km
Infotainment / Connectivity
Apple CarPlay compatible yes
Android Auto compatible yes
Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Safety
Steering rack and pinion, electrical variable assist
Traction control yes
Stability control yes
Seat belts 7
Airbags 6
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension independent, multi-link
Front brakes disc (ABS)
Rear brakes disc (ABS)
Front tires P245/60R18
Rear tires P245/60R18
Dimensions / Weight
Length 5,036 mm (198″)
Width 1,989 mm (78″)
Height 1,769 mm (70″)
Wheelbase 2,979 mm (117″)
Front track 1,708 mm (67″)
Rear track 1,723 mm (68″)
Weight 2,042 kg (4,502 lb)
Weight distribution (front-rear) N/A
Capacities
Passengers 7
Fuel tank 70 l (15 gal)
Trunk between 583 l and 2,741 l (21 to 97 cu ft)
Towing capacity 2,268 kg (5,000 lb)
Performance
Power to weight ratio 100.7 W/kg
0-100 km/h 8.9 s
80-120 km/h 6.2 s
Top speed N/A
Braking distance 43 m
Warranty
Base warranty 4 years/80,000 km
Powertrain warranty 5 years/100,000 km
Insurance
Insurability N/A
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy 4/10
Reliability 4/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 7/10
Average 69%(view ratings)