Volkswagen

Volkswagen Atlas

Price $35,690 – $53,440
Fuel consumption 8.9 – 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$49,690
Fees CA$1,845
Gas guzzler tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$935/month
Powertrain
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
Fuel type Regular
Transmission 8-speed automatic
Drivetrain N/A
Details
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
CO₂ emissions 282 g/km
Interior equipment
Heated front seats standard
Heated rear seats standard
Heated steering wheel standard
Ventilated front seats standard
Smart key standard
Remote engine start standard
GPS standard
Details
Exterior equipment
Sunroof standard
Details
Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
CD player standard
Apple CarPlay compatible standard
Android Auto compatible standard
Sirius XM standard
Bluetooth audio standard
Details
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering N/A
Turning diameter 12 m (41′)
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension N/A
Front brakes Disc (ABS)
Front brake rotor diameter 335 mm (13″)
Rear brakes Disc (ABS)
Front tires P245/60HR18
Rear tires P245/60HR18
Spare tire N/A
Safety
Seat belts 7
Details
Dimensions / Weight
Length N/A
Width 1,979 mm (78″)
Height 1,778 mm (70″)
Wheelbase 2,979 mm (117″)
Front track 1,707 mm (67″)
Rear track 1,722 mm (68″)
Ground clearance 203 mm (8″)
Weight N/A
Interior dimensions
Front row head room 1,049 mm (41″)
Front row leg room 1,054 mm (41″)
Front row shoulder room 1,562 mm (61″)
Front row hip room 1,478 mm (58″)
Second row head room 1,026 mm (40″)
Second row leg room 955 mm (38″)
Second row shoulder room 1,544 mm (61″)
Second row hip room 1,473 mm (58″)
Third row head room 973 mm (38″)
Third row leg room 856 mm (34″)
Third row shoulder room 1,394 mm (55″)
Third row hip room 1,146 mm (45″)
Capacities
Passengers 7
Passenger volume N/A
Cargo volume to front row 2,741 l (97 cu ft)
Cargo volume to second row 1,572 l (56 cu ft)
Cargo volume to third row 583 l (21 cu ft)
Trunk not applicable
Fuel tank 70 l (15 gal)
Towing capacity 2,268 kg (5,000 lb)
Max tongue weight 227 kg (500 lb)
Performance
Power to weight ratio N/A
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
Corrosion warranty 7 years/unlimited
Roadside assistance 4 years/80,000 km
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)