2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

Are you looking for a three-row sport utility vehicle that is tailor-made for family adventures? Look no further than the Volkswagen brand. With the debut of the all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and the redesigned 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan, the German-engineered brand will cater to you and your family. Take a closer look at these new editions with an in-depth 2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan overview.

When the Volkswagen Atlas arrives at Schworer Volkswagen, it will provide car shoppers with a spacious and capable seven-passenger SUV that is loaded with innovative features. Available in five trim levels - S, SE, SE with Technology, SEL and SEL Premium - the VW Atlas will start at just $30,500. A change from the current VW Tiguan design, the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan will employ a longer wheelbase that expands available seating to seven and provides a wealth of cargo space. The revamped 2018 VW Tiguan is expected to arrive at dealerships later this summer.

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2018 Volkswagen Atlas VS 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan
6/7 Passengers Passenger Space 5/7 Passengers
2.0-Liter Turbocharged Four-Cylinder and 3.6-Liter VR6 Engines 2.0-Liter Turbocharged Four-Cylinder
Yes Available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Yes
117.3 Inches Wheelbase 109.9 Inches

What Are the Differences Between the Volkswagen Atlas and Volkswagen Tiguan?

How much passenger space do you need for your family adventures? This is an important question for families on the go that is a key factor in this 2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan comparison. With a longer 117.3-inch wheelbase, the Volkswagen Atlas makes room for seven passengers in standard configurations. Drivers who opt for the SE, SE with Technology, SEL or SEL Premium trim levels can amplify comfort and luxury with available second-row captain’s chairs that make room for six.

Built on Volkswagen MQB architecture, the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan is longer and more athletic than ever. An impressive 109.9-inch wheelbase is 4.4 inches longer than the updated European edition. With a total length of 185.2 inches, the Volkswagen Tiguan will improve cargo space by 57 percent and adds available third-row seating in addition to sliding second-row seats that improve comfort and legroom.

Under the hood, the 2018 VW Tiguan will employ an impressive 184-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged TSI® four-cylinder engine that manufactures 221 pound-feet of torque. Paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission, the Tiguan promises improved performance and fuel economy. The 2018 VW Atlas is equipped with a revitalized 235-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that is mated to an eight-speed automatic.

Drivers who want to upgrade the power of the Volkswagen Atlas can opt for a 276-horsepower 3.6-liter VR6 engine that will tow up to 5,000 pounds and is expected to make 20 mpg combined. Both Volkswagen Atlas and Tiguan models are available with 4Motion® All-Wheel Drive to deliver unrivaled traction and performance when you are faced with rugged terrain or poor road conditions.

Visit Schworer Volkswagen in Lincoln today to learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan!

Gold 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Side Exterior
Cross section of 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Interior
Red 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Front Exterior
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Third-Row Seats

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