A left profile view of a white 2018 VW Atlas parked by a lake

Buy or lease a 2018 Volkswagen Atlas near Cleveland, OH 

Spitzer Volkswagen never wants its customers to be at a loss for reliable information. If you're thinking it's time to buy or lease 2018 Volkswagen Atlas near Cleveland, OH, this could be the perfect time to make that call. In the relatively short amount of time that the 2018 Atlas has been available at the dealership, it has already accumulated several important industry awards and has changed the way the automaker designs and builds vehicles for American drivers. From a more practical standpoint, VW has positioned the 2018 Atlas to be one of the most family-friendly vehicles with plenty of interior passenger space and a third-row of seats that can be easily accessed by adults.

Another area where the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas can set itself apart from the competition is with its incredible array of technology features. Starting with the base S trim, potential owners start out with a 6.5-inch touchscreen that provides the very user-friendly interface for the vehicle's infotainment system. Drivers or passengers with Apple- or Android-based smartphones will be able to connect their devices to the infotainment gear to more easily use most of their favorite applications. The top SEL and SEL Premium trims of the 2018 Atlas are equipped with the VW Digital Cockpit which replaces analog gauges and can be customized to display the most important information to the driver.

 

 

 

An overhead photo of a 2018 Volkswagen Atlas driving on a road between mountains and the ocean

Performance

The most common engine equipped on the 2018 VW Atlas is a four-cylinder powerplant making more than 230 horsepower. Option on most trims, but standard on the SEL Premium is a V-6 engine with a peak output of 276 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. Both are attached to an eight-speed automatic. Front-wheel-drive is standard, but all-wheel-drive is available.

 

An interior photo of one of the options drivers have to configure the interior of the 2018 Atlas

Cargo Space

Volkswagen has really made the overall flexibility of the 2018 Atlas a priority. When properly configured for maximum cargo space, nearly 97 cubic-feet becomes available. Leaving the second-row in place allows for 55.5 cubic-feet and with all seats occupied, 20.6 cubic-feet can be used. The automaker as also included under-floor storage solutions.

 

A rear view of the 2018 VW Atlas in front of a city skyline

Towing Capacity

Building upon the idea of the flexibility provided by the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas, the automaker has ensured that nobody would have to worry about leaving anything behind. When the new crossover SUV is properly outfitted, it has a maximum towing capacity of 5,000 pounds, a market better than or equal to many in its automotive segment.