Volkswagen unveils brand new 2018 Atlas SUV

By Product Expert | Posted in New Models, Our Dealership, Volkswagen Atlas on Monday, November 14th, 2016 at 8:00 am
When is the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas release date?

When is the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas release date?

It’s sporty, sophisticated and it’s brand new. Introducing the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas! It is the newest addition to the Volkswagen lineup and made its grand debut at the end of October in Santa Monica, California. The 2018 Atlas is the latest addition to the Volkswagen lineup and is well-equipped to enter the highly competitive third-row mid-size crossover SUV market. Best of all, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas is slated for a spring 2017 release date.

What is the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas?

2018 Volkswagen Atlas engine specs

The 2018 Atlas is a new, third-row crossover SUV and will be the third SUV in the Volkswagen lineup. Volkswagen designed the 2018 Atlas specifically for the North American market. In fact, the new crossover SUV will be built at Volkswagen’s new Chattanooga, Tennessee, factory.

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From the inside to the out, it becomes clear very quickly that the 2018 Atlas is ready to tackle the competition. It is equipped with a digital cockpit instrument cluster in full color, a new infotainment system with a 9.2-inch high resolution screen, 12-channel 480-watt Fender audio system with 12 speakers and much more. Of course, the new Atlas wouldn’t be complete without available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration.

2018 Volkswagen Atlas engine specs

Under the hood the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas features a powerful turbocharged 2.0-liter DOHC 16-valve inline four-cylinder that is capable of producing up to 238 horses. Or, car shoppers can choose a 280-hp, 3.6-liter DOHC 24-valve V-6. Best of all, both engine options come with an eight-speed automatic transmission and are available with either the standard front-wheel drive or optional 4MOTION all-wheel drive.

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That’s all that we know about the brand new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas so far. Stay tuned for more updates and soon as more information is available!