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$35,690
Fees CA$1,845
Gas guzzler tax CA$0
Monthly payments CA$671/month
Powertrain
Engine I-4 2,0 l
Power 235 hp @ 4,500 rpm (175 kW)
Torque 258 lb·ft @ 1,600 rpm (350 N·m)
Induction Turbocharged
Fuel type Regular
Transmission 8-speed automatic
Drivetrain FWD
Details
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type SUV
Category Midsize SUV under $50,000
Assembly Chattanooga, TN, US
Generation 1
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 10.8 L/100km
Highway 8.9 L/100km
Combined 9.9 L/100km
Autonomy 707 km
CO₂ emissions 233 g/km
Interior equipment
Heated front seats optional
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Exterior equipment
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Infotainment
Auxiliary audio input standard
CD player standard
Apple CarPlay compatible standard
Android Auto compatible standard
Sirius XM optional
Bluetooth audio standard
Details
Steering / Suspension / Brakes / Tires
Steering rack and pinion
Turning diameter 12 m (40′)
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
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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 907 kg (2,000 lb)
Max tongue weight 91 kg (201 lb)
Performance
Power to weight ratio N/A
0-100 km/h N/A
80-120 km/h N/A
Top speed N/A
Braking distance N/A
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)