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2019 Volkswagen Atlas Safety Breakdown

Monday, February 25th, 2019
2019 Volkswagen Atlas parked on the beach with a family nearby

Does the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas have blind-spot monitoring?

Modern SUVs like the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas only get better with every model year, especially in the safety department. Does the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas have blind-spot monitoring? What about adaptive cruise control? Continue reading to find the answer to these questions and more as we showcase all the exciting safety and driver assistance features found in the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas. (more…)

What’s different about the 2018 VW Atlas SEL Premium?

Friday, October 26th, 2018
2018 Volkswagen Atlas parked by a river

2018 Volkswagen Atlas SEL Premium Exclusive Features

SEL Premium is the highest trim level available for 2018 Volkswagen Atlas drivers. The 2018 Atlas already comes equipped with plenty of standard features, but opting for higher trims such as the SEL Premium gives drivers access to several additional features not found in standard models. We’ve created a list of 2018 Volkswagen SEL Premium exclusive features for your convenience.   (more…)

How safe is the 2018 VW Atlas?

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018
2018 Volkswagen Atlas parked by a river

2018 Volkswagen Atlas safety & driver assistance features

Drivers of three-row crossover SUVs such as the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas tend to drive with plenty of passengers. With seating for up to seven passengers, this SUV has been designed for families and larger groups. Because of this, Volkswagen equipped the 2018 Atlas with a variety of features to keep passengers safe during travel. For your convenience, we’ve compiled a list of 2018 Volkswagen Atlas safety and driver assistance features. (more…)

How much can the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas tow?

Monday, July 16th, 2018
gray volkswagen atlas on dirt road by hills

As the largest Volkswagen SUV currently in production, the Volkswagen Atlas comes with loftier expectations than the Tiguan or the now-retired Touareg. The Atlas measures a foot longer than the Tiguan and about ten inches longer than the Touareg and it rises 70 inches above the ground. Despite it being the largest Volkswagen currently made, it is still classified as a midsize SUV. With that being said, one can’t help but wonder how much the Atlas is able to tow. Well, when properly equipped, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas can pull up to 5,000 lbs. That is more than enough to hook up a medium-sized trailer or camper. Keep reading to learn more about performance details.  (more…)

What is the best Volkswagen family SUV? 

Thursday, May 24th, 2018
close up of vw atlas grille with people camping in background

Volkswagen is far from being a stranger in the SUV game. The automaker is now an all-too-familiar player with the Tiguan, Touareg (ceased production after 2017), and, most recently, the Atlas. Obviously, SUVs and crossovers are great vehicles if you have a family to transport and you want something more sightly than a minivan. With the three SUV options listed above, you really can’t go wrong. That said, we are going to make the case for the Atlas as the best family SUV in the VW lineup.  (more…)

Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Concept debuts at New York International Auto Show

Sunday, April 1st, 2018
front of red atlas sport cross

One of the newest vehicles in the Volkswagen lineup, the Atlas, showed off a new side of itself at the New York International Auto Show. The full-size Volkswagen SUV debuted its Cross Sport variation in concept form, and its design was striking. The style, performance, and plug-in nature of the Atlas Cross Sport Concept had everyone buzzing. The production version of the Atlas Cross Sport has been announced for 2020. Keep reading to learn more about this intriguing concept.  (more…)

2018 Volkswagen Atlas fuel economy

Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
white volkswagen atlas on road by water

The Atlas is the largest vehicle in Volkswagen’s lineup. It’s also the newest. The only model of the Atlas to be released is the 2018 version and it has impressed customers on a number of fronts such as cargo space, technology, and performance. Despite the Atlas’ large size and powerful engine, it is still one of the most efficient SUVs of its kind. Continue reading to learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas’ performance specs and gas mileage.  (more…)

Tiguan, Atlas, and Touareg square off on cargo space

Monday, December 18th, 2017
atlas, touareg, tiguan compared to each other

All of Volkswagen’s SUVs have their own unique features and inclusions that make them special. The Tiguan, Atlas, and Touareg are all great, but they all are intended to serve different purposes and drivers. The Atlas is the company’s newest and largest SUV, while the Tiguan and Touareg come in as crossovers. A primary reason why we love SUVs is that they can hold so much more and do so much more than hatchbacks or sedans. Keep reading to get a glimpse at the differences between each of Volkswagen’s SUVs.  (more…)

How does the new Atlas compare to the 2018 Tiguan?

Friday, November 3rd, 2017
whit atlas compared to dark gray tiguan, both driving down road

The full-size SUV class has arrived to Volkswagen in the form of the 2018 Atlas. The Atlas joins the Tiguan and the Touareg as one of the three SUVs in Volkswagen’s lineup. Its high-powered engine and luxurious feel have made it a coveted buy in the few months, but how does it compare to the Tiguan? The Tiguan has been around for the better part of the last decade as Volkswagen’s premier compact crossover SUV. Our team here at Neftin Volkswagen has some of the basic information on each vehicle, so keep reading to compare and contrast!  (more…)

2018 Volkswagen Atlas available color options

Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
Benefits of owning an SUV

Lately we’ve been giving you a lot of information about the upcoming 2018 VW Atlas, notably because of the overwhelming acclaim it’s received prior to release. While the ample interior space and extensive power under the hood are impressive enough, what’s sure to strike a chord with consumers is that the 2018 Atlas is also customizable! Come in and check out the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas available color options to see what we mean! (more…)