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2022 Volkswagen Atlas Vs. 2022 Mazda CX-9

2022 Volkswagen Atlas Vs. 2022 Mazda CX-9 front quarter view

Buying a new SUV seems logical if you are tired of driving your old car and are looking for an upgrade. While the market has a plethora of SUVs to offer, there are only a handful of models that come with a unique blend of style and performance, like the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas. However, the 2022 Mazda CX-9 is also quite popular with buyers, so which SUV is the best for you? To find an answer, check out this page where we at Pohanka Volkswagen of Salisbury in Salisbury, MD, compare these two SUVs.

2022 Volkswagen Atlas


2022 Mazda CX-9

$34,335 Starting MSRP $35,630
8-speed Automatic Base trim engine transmission 6-speed Automatic
235/258 Horsepower (hp)/Torque (Pound-foot) 227/310
21/25 Fuel Economy (City/Highway in mpg) 20/26

Which SUV Should You Buy: the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas or the 2022 Mazda CX-9?

From the above table, it’s clear that the 2022 Mazda CX-9 will cost you more than the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas. The 2022 Volkswagen Atlas is an obvious choice if you have budget constraints. However, the Volkswagen Atlas has a lot more going for itself.

With a 235-hp engine, the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas promises to be a more reliable SUV when traversing rough terrains. Furthermore, the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas has an 8-speed automatic transmission, which is more fuel efficient than the 2022 Mazda CX-9, which comes with a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Regarding the trunk space, the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas takes the cake. The Volkswagen Atlas has a maximum cargo capacity of 96.8 cubic feet, while the 2022 Mazda CX-9 has a maximum cargo volume of 71.2 cubic feet. Hence, you can pack more gear in the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas and still have some room left.

Both SUVs come with impressive infotainment features, such as a Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth Connection, Smart Device Integration, an MP3 player, and more.

If you are interested in buying the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas, head over to our dealership. Our sales team will assist you in securing an auto loan for your purchase.

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