2.0 TSI or 3.6 FSI
Horsepower and Torque
276 HP, 266 lb-ft (2.0 TSI)
235 HP, 258 lb-ft (3.6 FSI)
8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® 4MOTION®
2.0 TSI and 3.6 FSI the city, highway, and combined fuel economy 13.4, 10.1 and 11.9 L /100 km
Atlas model versions
Standard 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive
Feel confident with standard 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive in the 2023 Atlas.
7 spacious seats
With best-in-class third-row legroom and 2,741L of flexible cargo space, all eager adventurers have more than enough room in their 7 spacious seats.
Available Car-Net® app*
It’s easy to connect to your Volkswagen from anywhere with select features in your Atlas, like remote start, directly from your smartphone.
Designed for life
The 7-seat 2023 Atlas is the perfect combo of big drive and bold style, designed for everything that you want in an SUV.
Be seen in more ways than one
The 2023 Atlas has LED headlights and taillights with daytime running lights that bring bright style and even brighter views.
We’re on a roll
Elevate your style and your drive with a great collection of wheels on the 2023 Atlas. And for those looking to really make a statement, enjoy our R-Line Black package with 20" Trenton black alloy wheels available on the 2023 Atlas Highline, or 21" Braselton alloy wheels available on the Execline
Here comes the sun(roof)
The available panoramic sunroof creates a bright, scenic drive. When you’re on the highway, slide it open for a cool breeze without the loud window-buffeting noise.
Easy-access third row
It won’t take an acrobat to get in this backseat. With a car seat installed, simply tip the seat forward and access the third row at a moment’s notice.
Climatronic® three-zone front and rear electronic air conditioning
Big vehicle, big comfort
No more fights over the thermostat. Available Climatronic® three-zone automatic climate control ensures the temperature for everyone in your Atlas is just how they like it.
Turning heads comes standard
Our coveted R-Line Black Package is available on the 3.6L Highline. It features striking blacked-out elements including 20" Trenton black alloy wheels, brushed stainless-steel pedals and a leather-wrapped multifunction heated steering wheel. Alternatively, the R-Line Package that comes standard on the Execline features all the same R-Line upgrades listed above, plus larger 21" wheels. It’s true, you and your family can now enjoy an even more premium experience in our biggest SUVW.
Technology and Convenience
Wireless device charging
Charge your phone wirelessly with the available wireless charging pad. Once paired with Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™, your phone will automatically connect so you can enjoy a safe hands-free experience.2
Fender® Premium Audio
Turn cars into concerts
Tune into crisp and clear sound with available Fender® Premium Audio. Don’t blame us if you’re caught singing along.
Standard Digital Cockpit and available Digital Cockpit Pro
Customize your Digital Cockpit Pro
With available Volkswagen Digital Cockpit Pro, you can customize your view with just a touch. Display full screen navigation, travel times, fuel economy, range and more.
Wireless Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™
Connect your tech
Connect your phone to Apple CarPlay® or Android AutoTM, and enjoy access to a selection of your favourite apps on the large touchscreen display.
Choose your power
In the 2023 Atlas, you control just how much power you want. With up to 2,000 lbs of towing capacity, the standard turbocharged 2.0 TSI engine, delivering 235 hp and 259 lb-ft of torque will make light work of your next haul.If more power is your thing, the available 3.6L V6 engine gives you just what you’re looking for and then some. The 3.6 delivers 276 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque, for added performance and up to 5,000 lbs of towing power.
Enjoy the peace of mind and convenience that comes with the Car-Net® app, and it’s suite of over 20 connected features.
Use location services to remember where you last parked, or to find parking before you arrive at your next destination. You can even set boundary and speed alerts to let you know what’s happening when you’re not the one behind the wheel.
The facts of owning a Volkswagen
Here are the facts: owning a Volkswagen means you get a vehicle that’s built to last, a longer-than-average warranty, and quality service designed to save you time and give you peace of mind. Combine these factors and you’ll realize that owning a Volkswagen is more affordable than you think.
IQ DRIVE and Driver Assistance
An intelligent suite of active safety and driver assistance features* designed to keep you and everyone around you, protected.
- Travel Assist (Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Assist & Emergency Assist)
- Front Assist with Autonomous Emergency Braking and Pedestrian Detected
- Side Assist (Blind Spot Monitor) with Rear Traffic Alert
Convenient, cutting edge tech designed to enhance your driving experience.
- Parking Distance Control (Rear Sensors) with Maneuver Braking
- Park Assist
- Light Assist (Automatic High Beam Control)
- Dynamic Road Sign Display
- Area View 360°
Convenience is key
Available KESSY keeps your key in your pocket. Now you can easily access your vehicle as you approach hands free.
Available park assist helps you steer into and out of any space.
Bring everything along
With a 3.6 FSI engine you can easily haul up to 5,000 lbs of anything from trailers, to boats, to campers.
The roomy, 7-seat Atlas has an equally large 70.4 litre fuel tank.
Yes, the Atlas and Cross Sport has an eco mode, and it’s standard on all trims.
The Atlas can comfortably seat up to 7 fully-grown adults. There is also an alternate seating option for up to 6 people, featuring the added comfort of second row Captain's Chairs.
Yes. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto both come standard in the Atlas and Cross Sport. Select the Comfortline trim and you'll get Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and Wireless device charging too.
Absolutely. All trim levels of the Volkswagen Atlas feature standard 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive.
The 2.0 TSI powertrain can comfortably tow up to 2,000 lbs. or 907 kg. For larger items like boats and campers, Atlas with the 3.6 FSI engine can handle up to 5,000 lbs. or 2,268 kg.
For the 2.0 TSI engine, city, highway, and combined fuel economy totals are 11.5, 9.5, and 10.6 L / 100 km respectively. With the 3.6 FSI engine, the city, highway, and combined fuel economy is 13.8, 10.2, and 12.2 L / 100 km.
The Atlas and Atlas Cross Sport both share the same wheelbase and same engines. The primary difference is that the Atlas is a three row SUV that can seat up to 7 people, while the Atlas Cross Sport is a two-row vehicle, with 5 seats, a lower roofline, and a more dramatically angled rear hatch.
All Trendline models feature a standard VW Digital Cockpit. The standard Digital Cockpit features an 8" screen and has three main views; digital speedometer with secondary displays, classic display with a speedometer dial in the centre, and a classic display with a tachometer in the centre. VW Digital Cockpit Pro features a much larger 10.25" screen and is available on Comfortline trim and above. This is a highly intuitive, customizable display that includes integrated turn-by-turn navigation, full stereo controls, and more.
Wireless device charging and wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto ™ are available on Comfortline trims and up.
1 Colour varies in production model.
2 Base MSRP of a new and unregistered 2023 Atlas with 8-speed automatic is $41,995. $1,950 freight and PDI, $100 air conditioning levy, license, insurance, registration, levies, options, dealer administration fees (if applicable) and applicable taxes are extra. Dealer may sell for less. Dealer order/trade may be necessary.
3 Fuel consumption figures are estimates based on Natural Resources Canada’s approved criteria and testing methods. Refer to the EnerGuide 2023 for Natural Resources Canada’s estimated fuel consumption figures. Actual fuel consumption will vary based on driving conditions, driver habits and the vehicle’s condition, weight carried and additional equipment.
4 Requires compatible mobile device running iOS 12, Android 8, or higher, with cellular service. Access to the desktop web portal requires a compatible internet browser. Microsoft Internet Explorer is not supported.
5 Up to 26% savings compared to the cost of paying for maintenance, on a per service basis. Potential savings percentage determined using the average savings amount of all model/year plans vs. the retail cost of individual services in 2022. See dealer for details.