The Volkswagen Atlas was especially built by keeping in mind the tastes of American customers. The Atlas came out as the biggest, the boldest, and a highly tech-packed vehicle from VW that wooed the market. Its capacity to comfortably accommodate large families while the features keep them engaged with every kind of entertainment through the way.

What’s new

As described by the Ontario Volkswagen dealer, the all-new Atlas is for the 2018-year model, is a vehicle has all the basic infotainment system to navigate the vehicle and entertain the car occupants. Then you have more engine choices and options to install a Digital Cockpit instrument cluster for the brand trim you choose.

Technology Overview

With a bunch of technology features installed, the Atlas, catches more attention for its extra innings of technology found to be more than any other VW that makes the Atlas run of its own without need to have any user manual to help you out.

The SEL Premium trims of Atlas has an 8-inch center touchscreen display equipped with all the latest goodies you need. Starting from Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Navigation, Bluetooth, and satellite radio. The quick and responsive touch screen shows a “2.5D” map while the 12.3-inch Digital Cockpit remains entirely customizable. It allows the drivers to place what they require the most right in front of their eyes. It shows the Fuel economy data, all the relevant driver assistance information and media settings, while the off-road figures show the angle and altitude in which the car is being driven. You can even plug the map in between the gauges so your eyes stay focused on what’s ahead of you.

There are two USB ports and a 12-volt power outlet in the up front, with a 115-volt power plug at disposal. The spectacular 12-speaker Fender audio system is kept optional, with a big bass and crystal-clear playback output to rock you regardless of your seating position.


Keeping aesthetics as the primary concern the interior of Atlas displays a world-class quality. From the spacious backseat to the huge cargo space, from the easy-to-maneuver chairs. and the matte finish walnut dashboard accents, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas would leave no option for you to complain. With an attached child seat, unlike all its competitors Atlas proves that it cares. When folded, the second and third rows of the Atlas can proudly boast of a 96.8 cubic feet of cargo space, that certainly makes the eyebrows rise.

Fuel Economy and Driving

The fuel economy ratings of 2018 Volkswagen Atlas as informed by the Ontario VW dealer gives 17 mpg in city roads, 23 mpg on the highway, and 19 mpg in combined trips when it is given the strength of the V6 engine.

Safety Features

Volkswagen has never left Safety as the second in its priority list. As a family car, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas has become a paramount in accumulating safety features like pedestrian detection, autonomous emergency braking, lane keeping assist, an adaptive cruise control and an overhead view camera to provide the drivers an extra peace of mind.