2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2017 Volkswagen Touareg

Choosing the right SUV can be tough, but there are a few great options available at York Volkswagen. The all-new Atlas will provide more seating and more cargo space than the Touareg, but both vehicles are full of the latest in high-tech convenience features. Check out the differences between the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and 2017 Volkswagen Touareg here, and choose the SUV that best fits your lifestyle and driving needs.

If you'd like to get behind the wheel of either the 2018 Atlas or 2017 Touareg, give us a call or schedule a test drive appointment online. See what we've got in stock on our website and even apply for credit pre-approval online before visiting us here at York Volkswagen.

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2018 Volkswagen Atlas VS 2017 Volkswagen Touareg
2.0-Liter I-4 Engine Base Engine 3.6-Liter V-6
238 Horsepower Horsepower 280 Horsepower
96.9 cu.ft. Cargo Space 64 cu.ft.
$31,425 Starting MSRP $49,495

2018 VW Atlas vs 2017 Touareg Fuel Economy Rating

SUVs are some of the most versatile vehicles on the road, as they offer both cargo space and capability. With room for passengers and folding rear seats for additional use of the space for cargo, both the 2017 Touareg and 2018 Atlas make excellent options for families. The 2018 Atlas has a standard 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine on the base trim, but also offers a V-6 engine with similar performance to the 2017 Touareg's. Both vehicles achieve up to 23 miles per gallon on the highway with the V-6 engine, and offer over 1,500 lbs. of towing capability.  

The 2018 Atlas offers seating for up to seven, while the 2017 Touareg only seats five. The Atlas also offers up to 96.9 cubic feet of cargo space, making it much easier to pack the vehicle full for a weekend trip or family adventure. Both the Touareg and the Atlas come with standard features like a high-quality audio system, color touchscreen, Bluetooth compatibility, and interior 12V DC power outlets. Come and see the Atlas when it arrives or test drive the 2017 Volkswagen Touareg today. 

2017 Volkswagen Touareg Black Interior
2018 Volkswagen Atlas Tan Leather Interior
2018 Volkswagen Atlas Rear Passenger Space
2017 Volkswagen Touareg Cargo Space

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