What is the Towing Capacity of the Volkswagen Atlas?

March 21st, 2019 by

2019 Volkswagen Atlas towing a trailer

On top of having great safety features, fuel economy, and comfortable interior amenities, the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas also sports an impressive towing capacity of 5,000 pounds. This makes the Atlas perfect if you’re hauling a boat or small camper through Arlington. Learn more about the Atlas SUV’s brawn, performance, and utility specs with Alexandria Volkswagen!

Volkswagen Atlas SUV: Engine Options

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is available with two engine options:

  • 2.0L Turbo 4-Cylinder: Standard on the base Atlas S model, this engine produces up to 235 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque.
  • 3.6L V6: Standard on all other models, this engine generates 276 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque.

Each option is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission, standard front-wheel drive, and available 4MOTION® all-wheel drive trim level options.

2019 VW Atlas in driveway

Volkswagen Atlas SUV: Utility Features

The spacious 2019 VW Atlas has the cargo space and utility features you want from a midsize SUV. Enjoy 20.6 cubic feet of cargo room behind the third row, and up to 96.8 cubic feet of cargo room with the second- and third-row seats folded down. Additionally, the VW Atlas can handle a maximum payload of 1,396 to 1,495 pounds. Other utility features include:

  • 60/40 split folding second row
  • Under-floor storage with felt lining in cargo area
  • Grocery hook in cargo area
  • Four trunk tie-down hooks
  • Third row with easy entry and 50/50 split-folding seats

Experience the New Atlas at Alexandria Volkswagen in Alexandria!

Once you’re ready to explore all of the features the new VW Atlas has to offer, such as VW Digital Cockpit, schedule a test drive at Alexandria Volkswagen near Washington DC and Springfield to experience it for yourself! Our sales team will pair you with the right model to fit your needs and lifestyle, and our finance staff will help you apply for financing or secure a Volkswagen Atlas lease. Looking to explore the Atlas further? Compare the Atlas to competitors like the Honda Pilot.

More About the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas

  • 2019 Volkswagen Atlas Configurations

    The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas configurations have something for everyone to get excited about. Don’t just take our word for it! Curious drivers can explore each of the trim levels and available packages below. Once you’ve found the model with the starting price features that you need, visit our dealership to revolutionize your Arlington drives. New…

  • What is the Towing Capacity of the Volkswagen Atlas?

    On top of having great safety features, fuel economy, and comfortable interior amenities, the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas also sports an impressive towing capacity of 5,000 pounds. This makes the Atlas perfect if you’re hauling a boat or small camper through Arlington. Learn more about the Atlas SUV’s brawn, performance, and utility specs with Alexandria Volkswagen! Contact…

  • 2019 Volkswagen Atlas Interior

    The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is a spacious third-row SUV with available all-wheel drive. No matter the trim, it’s up for any Arlington adventure. The Volkswagen Atlas price begins at $30,895, so drivers and six passengers will have plenty of 3rd-row legroom, the Volkswagen Car-Net® App Connect system, and much more. Take a look at the highlights…