Used 2018 Volkswagen Atlas SUV Crossover Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas SUV Crossover

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 Pros Handling is superb for its size and body roll is minimal.

 Pros Steering was precise, giving it a more nimble feel.

 Pros Brakes were strong and performed admirably in its class.

 Pros Tech for everyday convenience come standard in the base model.

 Pros Midrange SE trim already offers advance safety features.

 Pros Superior safety ratings ensure certainty for potential buyers.

 Pros Sufficient legroom and headroom even for taller passengers.

 Pros Space is generous for families and their cargo.

 Pros Comfortable ride quality remained consistent even on the longer trips.

 Cons The option of the engine upgrade is almost necessary and even that is just adequate for its size.

 Cons Acceleration is slower than most of its competition.

 Cons Real leather seats are only available as an option in the top-of-the-line trim.

 Cons The seats are quite long and shorter passengers seat deeper and may feel compromised.

 Cons Fuel efficiency is slightly below average for the V6 powered model.

 Cons The most premium SEL trim with all the bells and whistles is a big jump in price.