2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2017 Ford Flex

In the automotive industry, the line between SUVs and trucks is towed effortlessly by the two vehicles we have on display for you today: the all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and 2017 Ford Flex. Substantial power under the hood, ample cargo room inside and a host of tech innovation has made these two SUVs a quick favorite in the automotive industry, finding favor with drivers of all demographics from commuters to large families. The question on many consumers' minds, however, is how well do they match up with each other?

Our sales team at New Century Volkswagen is committed to keeping you informed about the vehicles that interest you the most, as well as what they bring to the table against top competition. We've done some research on both the Atlas and Flex models, so let's jump right in and see what these two can do!

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2018 Atlas vs 2017 Flex
$30,500 MSRP $30,025
3.6-liter V6 / 279 hp Engine / Horsepower 3.5-liter V6 / 280 hp
5,000 pounds Towing Capacity 2,000 pounds
96.8 cubic feet Cargo Volume 83.2 cubic feet

2018 Volkswagen Atlas Glendale CA

Some of the best performance in the full-size SUV industry comes easy with the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas, especially when compared to competition such as the 2017 Flex. It offers over 13 more cubic feet of storage space and 3,000 more pounds of towing capacity even with an engine that provides a similar displacement and power output to that of the Flex. Stepping inside, the 2018 Atlas knows how to impress even further. Its second row of seating is designed to slide easily, giving you better access to the third row and beyond; in addition, your drive is complimented by VW Car-Net® infotainment, a standard Digital Cockpit, and a wealth of driver assistance features meant to help give you that added peace of mind behind the wheel. Some of these available innovations include:

  • Easy Open Power Liftgate
  • Automatic Post-Collision Braking System
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Intelligent Crash Response System
  • Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Many more!

It's clear that the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas in Glendale CA is primed to be the SUV of the future. If you're interested in getting behind the wheel, feel free to contact our sales team here at New Century Volkswagen. We can get you scheduled for a test drive and even help you work out a financing deal if you're ready to welcome Volkswagen's newest family SUV into yours. Stop in and see us today!

2018 Volkswagen Atlas exterior styling
2018 Volkswagen Atlas interior features
2018 Volkswagen Atlas safety features
2018 Volkswagen Atlas performance

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