2022 Volkswagen Atlas Towing Capacity

2021 Volkswagen Atlas on Highway
On-the-hunt for a spacious family-friendly SUV that doesn’t skimp when it comes to capability? Meet the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas crossover SUV. With three rows of seating standard and a maximum towing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped, the Atlas has everything you need and so much more from a new SUV! Ready to learn more? Read on. Then, whenever you’re ready, call (585) 586-2225 to schedule a test drive.

2022 Volkswagen Atlas Engine Options

The new Volkswagen Atlas SUV isn’t just impressive because of its hefty capability when it comes to towing and hauling. As it happens, the Atlas also has plenty of power to make it stand out from a sea of similar midsize three-row SUVs. Two engine options are available, each of which gives you well over 200+ horsepower:

2.0L Turbo 4-Cylinder Engine

  • 235 hp
  • 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 2,000-pound towing capacity
  • 21 City/24 Highway MPG EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

3.6L V6 Engine

  • 276 hp
  • 266 lb-ft of torque
  • 5,000-pound towing capacity
  • 17 City/23 Highway MPG EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy


Regardless of which engine you prefer, it will come paired to an 8-speed automatic transmission with standard FWD. For even more assured performance and traction on Pittsford roads, there’s available 4MOTION® AWD.

2022 Volkswagen Atlas Interior: Dimensions and Utilities 

The Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity is fantastic when you need to haul your camper or cargo trailer around Webster. But what about regular old weekday commutes or weekend carpools? The Volkswagen Atlas excels at any people-hauling activity, thanks to a seven-passenger seating capacity and up to 96.8 cubic feet of cargo space. 

Where hauling is concerned, you can fit between 1,396 to 1,495 pounds inside your Atlas. Other notable features include:

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

Learn More About the Volkswagen Atlas SUV at Ide VW of East Rochester

Ready to experience the power and prowess of a new Volkswagen Atlas for sale near Fairport? Ide VW of East Rochester has what you need! Give us a call at (585) 586-2225 now to book a test drive. Meanwhile, check out our new vehicle specials to unlock even more savings on your next SUV.

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