2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2018 Ford Explorer

2018 atlas compared to 2018 explorer

Searching for a new SUV can be challenging when it comes to finding the perfect one for you and your needs. There are many things to consider such as power, features, space and towing capacity. Before you make your next decision, be sure to check out this research page that compares the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas to the 2018 Ford Explorer.

While comparing these two SUVs, there were a few notable points that we should mention. Drivers looking for a spacious SUV that has great fuel economy and a great warranty would be better off with the 2018 Atlas. Both SUVs can seat seven passengers while still having some available trunk space, but the interior volume of the Atlas is 153.7 cubic feet compared to the Explorer’s 151.7 cubic feet. Click on the button below to view our inventory or continue reading to view the comparison and to learn more about the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas!

2018 Atlas


2018 Explorer

22 / 26 mpg Fuel Economy (City / Highway) 17 / 24 mpg
7 Seating Capacity 7
153.7 cubic feet Interior Volume 151.7 cubic feet
72,000 miles Basic Warranty Miles 36,000 miles

2018 Atlas Features

The bold exterior design of the 2018 Atlas is only the beginning of what it has to offer. Exterior features of this SUV include the 20-inch alloy wheels, the Hands-free Easy Open power liftgate and the remote power liftgate. Inside drivers will have the option of having two captain’s chairs for their second-row or a bench seat that can fit three child seats. Along with having enough space for the passengers, the 2018 Atlas can also be configured to fit all your cargo too. Both the second and third row can be folded flat for the most cargo space or drivers can fold down just the third-row seating.

Design and space are not the only things that the 2018 Atlas has to offer. It also has a variety of technology features. Some of these features include the available 12.3-inch digital cockpit display screen, the 6.5-inch display entertainment screen, Apple CarPlay™ compatibility, Android Auto™ compatibility, available remote start, Overhead View Camera and much more.

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