2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2019 Ford Explorer

2019 atlas vs 2019 ford explorer

If you have a big family, then you may be looking for a vehicle with extra seating. There are multiple vehicle options to choose from with a third row of seating, one of these options is the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas. To help you see what the 2019 Atlas has to offer and how it compares to the competition, we put it next to the 2019 Ford Explorer.

While comparing these two mid-size SUVs, we found that drivers who are looking for an affordable vehicle that has more options, more cargo space and better fuel efficiency would be better off with the 2019 VW Atlas.

Keep reading below to view the comparison of these two SUVs and to learn more about the 2019 VW Atlas or click on the button below to view our current inventory at the dealership!

2019 Atlas


2019 Explorer

$30,895 MSRP $34,515
20 / 26 mpg Fuel Economy (City / Highway) 16 / 22 mpg
13 Trim Levels 5
96.8 cu. ft. Cargo Capacity 81.7 cu. ft.

2019 Atlas Capability Features

As you can see in the comparison chart above, the 2019 VW Atlas is available to customers in thirteen different trim levels. Seven of these trim models come standard with VW 4MOTION® all-wheel drive to provide optimal capability for exploring.

There are two different engine options that go along with the 2019 Atlas – a 2.0L turbo and a V6. Drivers who choose the turbo engine will get an estimated fuel economy of 20 city mpg and 26 highway mpg. This engine also provides 235 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. For drivers who choose an Atlas model with a V6 engine, they will be provided with 276 horsepower, 266 lb-ft of torque and an estimated fuel economy of 17 city and 24 highway mpg.

Along with the engine options, there are plenty more for drivers to choose from when they are finding the perfect 2019 Atlas model for their life. To learn more about this VW vehicle, click on the button below or visit our dealership and take one for a test drive today!