2018 Volkswagen Atlas: First Drive Review

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience
Big New VW
It seems that offering a roomy 7-passenger crossover is a requirement to stay competitive in today’s U.S. automotive market. Although the Volkswagen Touareg did a commendable job filling this need, for 2018 VW is going larger and more mainstream with the all-new Atlas. “This is the biggest and boldest Volkswagen we have ever built in the United States, delivering the distinctive design and craftsmanship we’re known for, now with room for seven,” said Hinrich J. Woebcken, CEO of the North American Region for Volkswagen. “The Atlas marks a brand-new journey for Volkswagen to enter into the heart of the American market,” he noted.

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