2020 Atlas Cross Sport in Salisbury, MD
The Atlas Cross Sport is an all-new addition to the Volkswagen lineup for 2020, and VW acolytes have welcomed it in open arms. Hopping into the midsize SUV segments right alongside its three-row brother (the likewise-venerated 2020 Atlas), the five-seating 2020 Atlas Cross Sport nonetheless carves out a unique space for itself.
One glance at the two vehicles reveals some immediate differences in the 2020 Atlas Cross Sport as opposed to the standard Atlas. The Cross Sport features a sleeker styling philosophy, with a steeply-raked rear window and coupe-like roofline. Notably, the crossover forgoes strained attempts to look rugged and instead goes for a sporty, sleek vibe.
Though its one row smaller than the Atlas, the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is still a thoroughly family-friendly machine. Read on below for more details about this delightful ride.
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Powerful Engines and Economical Performance
The 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport offers two engine options. The first is a 235-horsepower turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder powerplant, while a 276-horsepower 3.6-liter V6 is available. The 2020 Atlas Cross Sport comes with standard front wheel drive, but the VW 4MOTION all-wheel drive system is available.
The four-cylinder front-wheel drive model is rated by the EPA to get 21 miles-per-gallon of gas in the city and 24 on the highway, making for a solid 22 combined. The ride it delivers is smooth and relaxed, making for a pleasant and agreeable experience.
Accented Interior and Generous Technology
Inside, the 2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport is similar to that of the 2020 Atlas, but the automaker does throw in a few tasteful alterations such as an updated steering wheel and stitched door panels. Importantly, there’s comfortable seating for adults throughout. The rear enjoys a sizeable volume of cargo space.
Of course, there is a great array of tech inside as well, as befits a modern vehicle. The 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport gets plenty of infotainment, connectivity, safety and driver-assistance features. The machine comes covered by the 2020 VW warranty, which includes two years of free scheduled maintenance.