Archive for the ‘Volkswagen Atlas’ Category

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…)

2018 Volkswagen Atlas available trim levels and pricing

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
2018 Volkswagen Atlas available trim levels and pricing

In case you’ve been out of the loop, ever since the Volkswagen Atlas was announced last fall we’ve all been anticipating the full-size family SUV’s release. We’ve got two bits of great news to share with you today; we can expect to see the all-new Atlas for sale by May, and Volkswagen has released all its different trims and specs for each. Join us today as we check out the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas available trim levels and pricing! (more…)

How much can the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas carry?

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
2018 Volkswagen Atlas cargo volume

2018 Volkswagen Atlas cargo volume

We think we speak for everyone when we say how excited we are to see the 2018 VW Atlas on the market. Set to be one of the most versatile and durable large SUVs on the market, the Atlas is more than capable of bringing your life with you wherever you’re headed. Join us today as we take you through the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas cargo volume and specifications! (more…)