2018 Volkswagen Atlas near Mobile, AL
The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas near Mobile, AL is truly an amazing vehicle. Volkswagen's American operations took the lead in designing the new crossover SUV and have built the largest vehicle the company has ever produced on our soil. Shoppers are inundated with three-row vehicle options. In order to make its mark on the class, the 2018 Atlas is going to have to really something special. A common problem among crossover SUV which features three rows of seats is that the last row is difficult for adults to get in and out of, much less be comfortable for actual seating. The 2018 Atlas has a maximum capacity of seven passengers. Volkswagen engineers have solved this issue using an innovative folding second-row seat design.
Another key element that will place the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas near Mobile, AL ahead of most of the class is its efficient use of interior space. A primary point of emphasis for the automaker's design team was to first create a driver-focus cockpit that makes use of the company's latest technology. Certain trim grades of the 2018 VW Atlas will use the Volkswagen Digital Cockpit, allowing drivers to configure the center gauge cluster in a manner that most benefits their unique needs. Of course, Volkswagen has included the latest version of their infotainment system on the new Atlas crossover SUV. In addition to a premium sound system, today's most popular smartphone platforms can be integrated into the system.
When the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas arrives to dealers like Team Gunther VW, buyers will have a pair of engine options to choose from. Base models will have a turbocharged, 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine under the hood making 235 horsepower. Higher trims of the new VW crossover SUV can use a more powerful and still efficient 3.6-liter, V-6 making 276 horsepower.
Active Safety Features
The full array of Volkswagen active safety features are available with the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas. Systems like Adaptive Cruise Control, Forward Collision Warning, Blind Spot Monitor and Lane Departure Warning are designed to prevent crashes from happening in the first place. All-wheel drive and selectable driving modes are also available.
Advanced Infotainment System
Potential owners of the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas will rarely, if ever, be outclassed in terms of technology. The VW Car-net infotainment systems provides for a full suite of connectivity options. Smartphones built by today's most popular manufacturers include most Android and Apple iPhone models will be able to be integrated into the infotainment system.
Volkswagen engineers have specifically developed the 2017 VW Atlas for American owners. Designed by VW operations in the U.S. the vehicle is also built by American workers in Tennessee. The new VW crossover SUV has been described by the company as, '...the biggest and boldest Volkswagen...' built in the United States.
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