2018 VW Atlas vs 2017 VW Tiguan

Volkswagen has a wide variety of vehicles available, but they have recently been making a big push into the SUV market. Their most recent venture here is the 2018 VW Atlas -- a three-row SUV that boasts big capabilities and has plenty of space. But how does it match up against the other vehicles that VW offers? Take a look below to go through our 2018 VW Atlas vs 2017 VW Tiguan comparison page.

In terms of fuel efficiency, the 2018 VW Atlas and 2017 VW Tiguan have a lot in common. The 3.6L V6 engine in the Atlas gets 18 City/25 Highway rating, which comes in right around where the 2.0L turbocharged I-4 in the Tiguan ends up with its 20 City/24 Highway MPG rating. The Atlas comes standard with a 2.0L turbocharged I-4, though it has yet to be released and rated by the EPA.

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2018 VW Atlas Differences between the 2018 VW Atlas and 2017 VW Tiguan 2017 VW Tiguan
$30,500 MSRP $24,995
Two Available Engines One
Available 4Motion All-Wheel Drive Available
Available (Standard on Launch Edition) Apple CarPlayAndroid Auto Available

Differences between the 2018 VW Atlas and 2017 VW Tiguan

One of the main differences between these two is the number of seats each has to offer. The 2018 VW Atlas is perfect for large families with its seven total seats and vast interior space for passengers to ride in comfort. The 2017 VW Tiguan is a bit smaller and comes with five total seats, which is the perfect amount for many. Price can also play a big factor in purchasing decisions. Both of these models are competitively priced versus their competitors, but the Tiguan is a bit more affordable with ts $24,995 base price compared to the $30,500 that the Atlas starts at.

Both of these models offer exceptional comfort and tons of new features, meaning you can’t really go wrong with either choice. If you’re someone who likes to ride in luxury, then you’ll enjoy the fact that either model can be equipped with premium features like leather seats, a panoramic sunroof, premium Fender audio, and a large touchscreen up front.

Still wish to learn more about these two models? The best way to figure out which is the better option for you is by giving each a test drive. Feel free to stop by Spitzer VW in the Amherst area to see the Atlas and Tiguan!

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