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Kid-Friendly, or Adults Only?

Is the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas a Good Family Vehicle?

Drivers browsing the SUV segment may find plenty of options that fit the bill when it comes to power and performance. There is no shortage of spacious vehicles that offer incredible off-roading capabilities, but if you’re interested in something that’s fitting for a family, those aspects might not interest you as much. Let’s talk about the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas for a minute. Is this a good family vehicle, or is it average like the rest? Let’s investigate!

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2018 Volkswagen Atlas seatingWhat Makes the 2018 Atlas Family-Friendly?

If you’re driving around with a few kids, you may already be on a bit of a budget to begin with. That means the typical full-size SUVs that cost over $50,000 aren’t a viable option. That’s where the Atlas shines. With a starting MSRP of just $30,750, you can rest assured you’re not paying too much and saving some money for the kids’ college funds or keeping the fridge stocked.

Space in the 2018 Atlas

In addition, the 2018 Atlas is pretty spacious. Everyone in the three rows of available seating are sure to be comfortable with the abundance of space. When you need to take long vacations, this is the vehicle for you. It has 96.8 cubic feet of cargo space so everyone can pack their belongings without fighting for space. An available panoramic sunroof stretches almost the entire length of the three rows, letting all three rows get a glimpse of the sun or the stars above, and with 17 cupholders, everyone has room for a few different beverages.2018 volkswagen atlas exterior front grille headlights

Hands-Free Power Liftgate

Carrying an infant in one arm and groceries in the other means opening the doors might get tricky. The Hands-Free Easy Open power liftgate is built for people like you. With the fob in your pocket, simply slide your foot under the rear bumper and it will automatically open for you. If you have an open hand but you want the liftgate opened before you get to it, press the key and it will open automatically open before you reach it.

There is so much more to see in the 2018 Atlas that we’ve only chipped away at the tip of the iceberg. Come by Hall Cars to check it out today or schedule a test drive!