When purchasing a vehicle, young and growing families need space and performance to keep up with the yearly grind of intense schedules and work weeks. Having a model capable of accommodating both can be difficult, though Volkswagen has produced two models to provide both: the Volkswagen Atlas and Atlas Cross Sport.
Despite their similarities, are there any differences in the refreshed 2021 VW Atlas and its counterpart, the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport? Continue reading for a comparison on the model below from Neftin Volkswagen:
2.0-Liter Four Cylinder Turbocharged
2021 VW Atlas and 2021 VW Atlas Cross Sport Engine Options
3.6-Liter V6 Engine
||Torque (in ft-lbs)
||Combined Fuel Economy
Both the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas and 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport share the same engine options for the model year. Both come with the standard 2.0-Liter Turbocharged engine, which offers an impressive base 235 horsepower and 258 ft-lbs of torque. On the other hand, those wanting an SUV with a V6 engine can find one available in both models. With up to 276 horsepower, the model retains up to an estimated Combined 20 MPG. Both engine options – as well as models – have available 4MOTION® AWD capabilities for added traction.
|2021 Volkswagen Atlas||Versus||2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport|
|20.6 cubic ft.||Rear Cargo Space||40.3 cubic ft.|
|Captain’s Chairs||Second Row Seat Option||Bench|
While the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport share many features, their interior spaces are divided up for different purposes. Should you be interested in either model, stop into Neftin Volkswagen. Located in the Thousand Oaks, CA area, both models can appeal to large and small families alike.