Used Cars In Bakersfield With Low Miles - Check Out The Atlas
The Volkswagen Atlas is a midsize SUV that seats seven passengers in three rows. There’s lots of room in the cabin for everyone to stretch out and stay comfortable. The folks at the used car dealership in Bakersfield tell us the Atlas provides buyers with a smooth ride and outstanding road dynamics. Large families will appreciate the Atlas when they need to transport kids to school or sports games. It’s also ideal for family vacations.
The Volkswagen Atlas comes in seven trims: S, SE, SE with Technology, SE with Technology R-Line, SEL, SEL R-Line, and SEL Premium. The base powerplant is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit developing 235 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. This engine is teamed to an eight-speed automatic gearbox and gets front-wheel drive.
According to the Bakersfield used car dealership, the Atlas’ optional direct-injected 3.6-liter V6 engine produces 276 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque. This engine is also connected to the eight-speed automatic gearbox. Front-wheel drive is standard, and all-wheel drive is optional.
Used Cars Have Proven Fuel Economy
With the base four-cylinder engine, the 2021 VW Atlas gets EPA fuel economy rated at 20 mpg city/24 mpg highway.* The V6 checks in with 17 mpg city/23 mpg highway with front-wheel drive, while all-wheel-drive models return 16 mpg city/22 mpg highway.
The automotive media gives the Volkswagen Atlas high marks, with The Car Connection writing: “The Atlas can accommodate adults in every outboard seat as well as provide adult-sized access through big door openings and an easy-to-slide second row that’s easy for kids to use, too. Cargo space is near the top among competitors, as it should be for a long and large vehicle that will fill most suburban garages.”
Inside, passengers will love riding in the Atlas’ comfortable third row. It’s easy to get in and out, thanks to the second row’s sliding seats. There’s ample headroom and legroom, with lots of space beneath the second row for third-row passengers to put their feet.
The base S trim comes with 18-inch alloys, a six-way manual driver seat, dual-zone automatic climate control, cloth upholstery, automatic LED headlights, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, automatic wipers, a six-speaker audio system, a 6.5-inch touchscreen and a USB port.
Our Used Cars Have Been Verified Safe
Standard safety features include automatic post-collision braking, forward collision warning with pedestrian detection, blind-spot warning and rear cross-traffic warning. Also standard is Volkswagen’s Intelligent Crash Response System, which unlocks the doors, cuts the fuel supply and turns on the hazard lights if there has been a crash. Options include adaptive cruise control and an automatic parking system.
Atlas buyers will be happy to learn the SUV is very safe. The VW Atlas received the highest marks of Good in all IIHS crash tests. The NHTSA awarded the Atlas its top rating of five stars for overall safety.
* All vehicle mileage based on EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.