2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2019 Honda Pilot

Comparison image of a white 2019 Volkswagen Atlas and a red 2019 Honda Pilot

Are you currently searching for a new SUV that offers great engine performance and interior space? If so, then you have come to the right place! There are several excellent SUV options available for customers to explore in the Glendale, CA area. Two of the best SUV options available in Glendale are the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2019 Honda Pilot. Customers in Glendale can check out the 2019 VW Atlas for themselves at New Century Volkswagen!

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas and 2019 Honda Pilot both feature excellent engines and spacious interiors. The 2019 Atlas and the 2019 Pilot have a tremendous amount in common with one another. Due to this, it is very difficult to decide which of these two SUVs is the best option. Join us as we take a closer look at each of these vehicles to find out which one is the better SUV option for customers!

Engine Comparison

2019 Volkswagen Atlas


2019 Honda Pilot

3.6L V6 Engine Primary Engine 3.5L V6 Engine
276 Horsepower Engine Power 280 Horsepower
266 Pound-Feet Engine Torque 262 Pound-Feet
17 MPG / 24 MPG Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 19 MPG / 27 MPG

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The table above highlights the key engine specifications for the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2019 Honda Pilot. Both of these engines offer very comparable performance and fuel economy. The 2019 Pilot offers slightly better horsepower, while the 2019 Atlas offers slightly better torque. Additionally, the 2019 Pilot is able to offer better fuel economy than the 2019 Atlas. If engine performance is the only factor you value in an SUV, then you might think the 2019 Pilot is the better option. However, most customers value more than engine performance. A huge factor for many customers purchasing an SUV is the interior space it has available. This is where the 2019 Atlas has the advantage, as the following table indicates.

Interior Volume Comparison

2019 Atlas


2019 Pilot

7 Passengers Passenger Capacity 7-8 Passengers
20.6 Cubic Feet Standard Cargo Capacity 16.5 Cubic Feet
96.8 Cubic Feet Maximum Cargo Capacity 83.9 Cubic Feet
174.3 Cubic Feet EPA Interior Volume 169.4 Cubic Feet

As you can see, the 2019 VW Atlas has a significant advantage over the 2019 Honda Pilot when it comes to interior space. Additionally, the 2019 Atlas is slightly more affordable than the 2019 Pilot. The Atlas features a starting MSRP of $30,895, while the Pilot starts at $31,450. Contact the staff at New Century Volkswagen in Glendale, CA to find out more ways in which the 2019 Atlas outperforms the 2019 Pilot today!