Designed Specially For Americans, which means Indians should love it most likely if the pricing is right for the Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV
Reports say that the motive behind the new Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV is to make sure VW doesn’t loose ground in the American market post the Diesel scam. Let’s then all of us welcome the New Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV. The SUV in question is one of the few VW that is going to be made in the USA. On the face of it, it has a very pick-up like face and the side profile is very MPV like but the solid and square stance makes it look a proper large size SUV that the Americans want any given time of the day to choose from.
New Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV is said to be positioned between the Tiguan and the Touareg. The SUV is built on the modular transverse matrix (MQB) from Volkswagen. The SUV will get standard LED headlights and LED Daytime Running Lights, while optional LED tail-lights will complete the look. In the American market, the length stands at 5037 mm, it has a width of 1979 mm and a height of 1768 mm. The New Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV is the largest than any other Volkswagen on sale in the USA today.
On the inside, the German brand will offer Car-Net that offers a range of online services. There will be a standard App-Connect technology that offers integration with the three major smart phone platforms that we are witnessing today. Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink. New Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV is getting the Fender Premium Audio System with twelve speakers and a 480 Watt amplifier.
New Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV will come with a 2.0- liter four-cylinder TSI with gas engine that has direct-injection and turbo charging making 238 PS. The 3.6-liter VR6 engine with 280 PS will be option as well. Both engines will send power to the front wheels through an eight-speed transmission.
New Volkswagen Atlas 7-Seater SUV will then send power to all wheel-drive system which is called as 4Motion. However, AWD will be available with 3.6 litre V6 engine. Once done satisfying the American market, in late 2017 this large SUV will be offered in markets like Russia and many Middle Eastern markets. The name says it all, it is bound to reach the corners of the world. Hashtag WANDERLUST. India Launch? Most likely but not before late 2017.