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2020 Volkswagen Atlas: A Brief Model Review

by Dolores Olsen

The model name 2020 Volkswagen Atlas is taken with a goodwill by a huge crowd of car users and even auto critics around the world. The 2020 Volkswagen Atlas model series being a full sized three-row crossover SUV joined its over saturated segment with as much family-oriented traits, as one can ask for. By most auto critics, it is a model recommended for the large families who can’t but appreciate its spacious cabin that is so cozy and well-appointed. cabin room of this recently released Volkswagen model edition.

An experienced sales executive serving the Riverside Volkswagen dealership showroom shared that 2020 Volkswagen Atlas is counted among those models of three-row crossover SUVs that not only has a higher level of creature comfort for every occupant, but is also an expert cruiser that can handle various road conditions with the help of its near perfect driving dynamics.

Feature Packaging for the 2020 Year Lineup

The 2020 edition of the Volkswagen Atlas queues up in the in the upgrading shades of S, SE, and SEL where the trims are based on the powerplant configurations, like the engine capacity, drivetrain, and feature packaging. The trims hence are named as 2.0T SE, 2.0T SE 4MOTION, 2.0T SE w/Technology 4MOTION, 3.6L V6 SE, 3.6L V6 SE w/Technology 4MOTION, 3.6L V6 SEL Premium 4MOTION.

The numbers are unexpectedly more than what we get to see in other brand models.

For the year 2020, VW upgraded its flagship crossover model Atlas with a newly programmed infotainment software, and smartphone functionality that will work in tune with both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility.

Powerplant Options

All the trim levels of the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas are variedly powered. This wide range of powerplant options is itself a proof that the automaker wanted to reach out to more number of people with various transportation needs.

The trims are divided into two engine variants. One being different capacities of turbo-4 engines, and the other as multiple capacities of V-6 engine. The base model of the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas cranks 235-hp that is derived from the turbo-4 engine and can be driven only with front-wheel.

The other lot gets to handle 276-horsepower that they get from the V-6 power that can be configured as all-wheel drives.

A Trim for Every Family

As rightly said by the Volkswagen Riverside dealership staff, the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas has plenty of reasons to become one of the most preferable three row crossover SUV model for a larger group of buyers, since the price range as well as the feature packaging are almost intuitionally offered to people, keeping in mind what could be their necessities.

What it kept as a standard setting is the cargo space that spreads about 20.6 cubic feet with all the three rows of seats occupied, while folding down the third row can extend it to 55.5 cubic feet. For those times when you need a relocation or transporting a heavy good, consider folding the second row as well to open up the cargo space as big as 96.8 cubic feet.