New 2018 VW Atlas is the first 3 seated SUV that Volkswagen brought to the market. Even though we think they`re a bit late, we must say it`s going to be great addition to the market. Great thing about new Atlas is that it`s going to be released with low price and with great engine options offered. Of course, you know that new Atlas will be more than nicely designed because that`s the way that Volkswagen works. Let`s see what new Atlas will be special about.
2018 VW Atlas Exterior and Interior
Even though you`ve heard that new 2018 VW Atlas will be first 3 row SUV from Volkswagen, he`ll be smaller than all the others similar vehicles which makes him also interested. New Atlas will arrive on 20.0-inch alloy set of wheels which can raise his price a bit but it`s going to work even better when it comes to the off-road driving. Of course, LED lamps will be used for all of the lights because they can use minimum energy and they can provide great visibility. This Atlas will be released with extra lightweight chassis and with great aerodynamic abilities to make even more fuel saved. Both of the bumpers on 2018 VW Atlas will be made extra strong and extra modern. Great thing about it is that new Atlas will be released with more than enough exterior color options.
As you can imagine, new 2018 VW Atlas will be extra cozy and spacious SUV. This one will be released with three row of seats and with enough space to accommodate 7 adult passengers. As you know already, with three row of seats there isn`t that much cargo space but when you fold third or even second row of seats, you`re going to see more than enough room for as many luggage as you want. Most of the cabin parts will be made using extra soft materials. There will be mostly leather used with some wooden details which are great to make the passengers feel extra cozy and pleasant. Instrument board inside new 2018 VW Atlas will be redesigned with larger touchscreen on the middle of it. Now, it`s going to be 8.0-inch touchscreen. Almost all the controls will be transferred there with some new and redesigned knobs. Most of the functions will be updated and some new ones will be installed as well.
2018 VW Atlas Engine
So far, two engine options are offered for new 2018 VW Atlas. First, basic choice will be 2.0-liter inline-4 turbocharged unit. This one can produce 235 horsepower and 258 lb/ft as maximum torque amount. Second engine unit that is offered for new Atlas will be 3.6-liter V6 unit. This one can supply new Atlas with 276 hp and 266 lb/ft as maximum torque amount. Both of these engine units will be paired with 8-speed automatic transmission system which can send the power to every one of four wheels on this SUV. With this kind of transmission system, this 2nd engine unit is going to have it`s fuel consumption estimated to 18/25 mpg city/highway.
2018 VW Atlas Price and Release Date
$32.000 is the price for new 2018 VW Atlas and we think that his most demanding trim level will be released around $50.000. When it comes to the release date, we think he`s going to be released at the February 2018, not sooner.