See How the New 2018 Atlas is Driving Performance!

By Product Expert | Posted in VW Atlas on Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at 11:05 am
2018 Volkswagen Atlas parked near a city at dusk

2018 Volkswagen Atlas Performance Specs and Features

Those in search of a fully-capable full-size SUV need look no further. When you need a vehicle that can pull its own weight, these vehicles are the right tool for the job. Their versatility stretches beyond the towing and power features, though. The spacious interiors they provide are ideal for bigger families or those who need extra cargo space. Whatever your reason for choosing an SUV, make sure you pick the right one. Start by checking out the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas performance specs and features.

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2018 VW Atlas towing_oEngine Specs and Features in the 2018 Atlas

When you choose the 2018 Atlas, you have a couple different engine options on your hands. The standard 2.0L turbo is perfectly suited for the weekend warrior who uses their Atlas for long trips or for carrying light trailers. It gets 235 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. This engine also gets the right amount of fuel efficiency to match with 22 city/26 hwy mpg. Need a boost in power? Upgrade to the 3.6L V6 engine. This bad boy rides on 276 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque while getting 18 city/25 hwy mpg. When properly equipped, it can also tow up to 5,000 lbs!

Read More: What Driver Assistance Features are Available in the 2018 VW Atlas?

4MOTION® in the 2018 Atlas

We all know the weather can make driving conditions uncertain. While that might be cause for inconvenience in some vehicles, that’s not the case with the 2018 Atlas. Thanks to 4MOTION®, you can adjust the performance in your favor. All you have to do is turn the dial to match the conditions outside (you can choose from dry, rainy, snowy or rough) and the Atlas will then distribute the appropriate power between front and back wheels appropriately for optimal traction and stability.

There’s so much more to see in this sophisticated SUV, so why not check it out for yourself? Stop by Hall Cars today to browse our inventory and see what we have waiting for you in our inventory!

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