If you’ve been patiently waiting for the official pricing of the all-new 2018 VW Atlas, the wait is finally over. There are five trims available for this seven-passenger SUV, and the base trim starts at just $30,500. It’s expected to arrive to dealership lots across the country this May 2017, so let’s dive in to find out more about the trims available.
2018 Volkswagen Atlas Official Model Lineup
2018 VW Atlas S –
The base trim for the 2018 VW Atlas is expected to have a late arrival. It’s set with a four-cylinder turbocharged 2.0L TSI engine that has an MSRP of $30,500. Standard features include LED headlights with LED Daytime Running Lights and a rearview camera. There is a 3.6L V6 with front-wheel drive and one with all-wheel drive, which are both available at a higher price point.
The Atlas S Launch trim will have limited availability and be set standard with the 3.6L VR6 engine. Drivers will pay $33,500 for the FWD model and $35,300 for the AWD. Special features include a panoramic sunroof and SiriusXM Satellite Radio.
2018 VW Atlas SE & SE with Technology –
The Atlas SE builds off the S trim with an MSRP starting at $33,590. Added features including heated door mirrors and rain-sensing windshield wipers. Drivers will have the 3.6L V6 engine with either front- or all-wheel drive options.
The Atlas SE with Technology trim starts at $35,690 and features a plethora of advanced convenience features. These include Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warning a power liftgate and remote start. Models are available with either FWD or AWD.
2018 VW Atlas SEL & SEL Premium –
The Atlas SEL builds off the SE with Technology model and adds on a panoramic sunroof, Easy Open liftgate and front and rear Park Distance Control. With a starting price of $39,160, the SEL trim will offer both front- and all-wheel drive as well.
The top-of-the-line Atlas SEL Premium is the only trim available with the 4Motion AWD system and the 3.6L VR6 engine. It starts at $48,490 and includes a 12.3-inch Volkswagen Digital Cockpit as well as navigation, ventilated front seats and heated rear seats.
Option packages include Captain’s Chairs, the Atlas R-Line and Black Wheels. Those interested in learning more are welcome to contact us here at Volkswagen Santa Monica for further details. Drivers are welcome to schedule a test drive as soon as it arrives next month.