2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2017 Honda Pilot Comparison

2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2018 2017 Honda Pilot
2018 Volkswagen Atlas V6 S 2017 Honda Pilot
BASE ENGINE
  3.6 L V6 3.5 L V6
TORQUE
  266 ft-lbs 262 ft-lbs
BASE TRANSMISSION
  8-Speed Shiftable Automatic 6-Speed Automatic

2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2018 2017 Honda Pilot

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SUV's are perfect for large families. The rows of seating give all of the passengers plenty of space. A few decades ago, SUV's were oversized vehicles with few luxury features. Today, consumers have a wide range of options. The vehicles can haul groceries and several passengers. The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas is a popular SUV that outperforms many of its competitors. The 2017 Honda Pilot has several great features. However, many people still prefer the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas.

Comfort

Like all comparable SUV's, the Atlas is very spacious. The Volkswagen Atlas has three rows of seating. The simple cabin design gives the passengers easy access to the controls. The interior is made from quality materials. The luxury trims have several amazing gadgets, but the gadgets do not make the cabin overly crowded. The SUV has a keyless entry system and USB inputs. The seats are great for long trips. The side mirrors generate some noise, but the cabin is quiet on the interstate. The dashboard has large vents, and the rear seats have separate temperature controls. The 2017 Honda Pilot has a narrow third-row seat, and the vehicle's touchscreen interface has complicated controls.

Performance

The Atlas ranks high in the performance category. The Volkswagen Atlas drives smoothly, and the vehicle has great handling. The vehicle can be easily maneuvered around sharp turns. The pedals help the vehicles stop in emergency situations. Despite the vehicle's size, the Atlas has a lot of power. A V6 engine is offered on a limited number of the Atlas S trim. The SE trim has a power driver seat and automatic headlights. The Honda Pilot has sensitive collision warning sensors, and the vehicle's towing capacity is lower than that of comparably sized SUV's. The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas was given the highest safety award by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The Atlas has 55.6 cubic feet of space when the third row seat is folded.


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