• Volkswagen to build 5-passenger SUV based on Atlas

    1 month ago - By High Gear Media

    Volkswagen announced on Monday that it will build a five-passenger SUV based on the Atlas. Volkswagen's press release says the new SUV will be a variant of the seven-passenger Atlas, and it will be be designed and engineered for the American market, just like the current Atlas. VW didn't say if the new model will also be called Atlas or if it will...
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  • Smaller World: Volkswagen Announces Five-Passenger Atlas

    Smaller World: Volkswagen Announces Five-Passenger Atlas

    1 month ago - By Car and Driver

    Traditional advertising would have us believe that every family wants a vehicle with space for two parents, 2.5 kids, and a friend for each of those children, making the seven-passenger SUV the hot ticket for the dreamily nuclear American family. Ergo, it makes sense that when the minds at Volkswagen decided to get serious about the SUV market, they tackled the segment with an Atlas crossover appropriate for groups who might also be interested in Hammacher Schlemmer's seven-person tricycle. But what if you're strictly a five-person tandem kinda crew? - Turns out, VW is working on a product...
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