2022 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2022 Toyota Highlander

2022 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2022 Toyota Highlander

Volkswagen has introduced a spacious and sophisticated SUV that refuses to sacrifice style, presenting the reimagined 2022 Volkswagen Atlas before you. With modern interior styling and a spacious cabin, the new Atlas offers a premium interior and a comfortable vibe. The 2022 Volkswagen Atlas can accommodate up to seven passengers with its three-row seating. To enhance your driving experience, it also features a wide array of technology features. Are you intrigued to learn how well the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas will perform when stacked against one of its top competitors in the market? Check out this comparative study between the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2022 Toyota Highlander presented by our team at Elgin Volkswagen in Elgin, IL.

2022 Volkswagen Atlas


2022 Toyota Highlander

$34,335⁠ Starting MSRP $35,855
3.6-liter EA390 VR6 Engine Top Model Engine Type 3.5-liter V6 Double Overhead Cam (DOHC) Engine
8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® and Sport mode Transmission Type Electronically controlled Continuously Variable Transmission (ECVT)
266 lb.-ft. at 3500 rpm Max Torque 263 lb.-ft. at 4700 rpm

As you can see from the chart above, the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2022 Toyota Highlander stand toe-to-toe in most features. But when it comes to the tech features and comfort, and convenience, the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas is a far better option. The new Atlas also has a much higher torque rating when compared to its competitor.

Key Features of the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas

- Start-Stop System
- LED interior lighting
- Ventilated front seats
- 4MOTION® all-wheel drive
- Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS)
- Climatronic® 3-zone automatic climate control
- Electromechanical power steering with variable assistance

Please feel free to swing by Elgin Volkswagen in Elgin, IL, and test drive the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas. Our expert finance team will assist you with customized deals matching your budget. For further information requests, reach out to our friendly dealership staff at 847-428-2000.

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