The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is a midsize three-row SUV with lots of room for families and their stuff, with styling that doesn’t broadcast to the world that you have kids. The Atlas is Volkswagen’s largest vehicle, providing plenty of utility along with a smooth ride and comfortable seats. When looking at Bakersfield car dealers, ask about the Atlas’ long list of technology features, which include a reconfigurable digital gauge cluster, a great-looking infotainment display and the latest driver-assistance features. Buyers also get Volkswagen’s exceptional transferable drivetrain warranty, which is covered for 6 years/72,000 miles.
When looking at Bakersfield car dealers, you’ll notice the Volkswagen Atlas gets a few changes for 2019, including newly standard features that include forward-collision warning, rear cross-traffic alert, automated emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring, automatic headlamps, heated exterior mirrors and rain-sensing wipers. The SE trim gets standard tri-zone automatic climate control, while the top-line SEL model gets the digital gauge display standard, along with a heated steering wheel, navigation and LED taillights.
Inside, the cabin is simple and elegant, much like the interior you’ll find in an Audi. There’s a total of 17 cup holders, so passengers will never need to worry about where to put their drinks. Owners can choose the available second-row captain’s chairs, which bring the maximum number of passengers to six. There’s 20.6 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third row, and a total of 96.8 cubic feet with the third row folded down.
Standard features on the base 2019 Volkswagen Atlas S trim include automatic climate control with two zones, LED headlights, rain-sensing wipers, cloth upholstery, heated side mirrors, roof rails and a rearview camera. Technology features that come standard include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a six-speaker audio setup, a 6.5-inch infotainment touchscreen, a USB port and Bluetooth. The Atlas also comes with driver-assistance features such as forward-collision mitigation with pedestrian detection, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, automatic post-collision braking and Volkswagen’s Intelligent Crash Response System.