What engine options does the Volkswagen Atlas have?

By Product Expert | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Monday, June 1st, 2020 at 7:21 pm
2021 Volkswagen Atlas with family nearby

2021 Volkswagen Atlas Engine Specs and Towing Capacity 

The new edition of the Volkswagen Atlas is ready to show drivers a fun time on the road. We will be detailing the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas engine specs and towing capacity to help you see what this vehicle can do for you on the road. Let’s see what you like about this model. 

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The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas has two engine options for drivers to enjoy. The standard 2.0-liter engine has 235 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque to deliver a domineering driving experience. You can kick it up a notch with the available 3.6-liter V6 engine. This available engine achieves 276 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque. These engines can give you more options on how you want to get around town. Let’s see what this vehicle can do for your extra cargo. 

2021 Volkswagen Atlas driving up hill
2021 Volkswagen Atlas dashboard

Hauling Capabilities 

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas is designed to give you more options for your drive. It has an expansive interior cabin and can help you carry a lot of weight behind it. The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas has a payload capacity of their 1,080 pounds and a towing capacity of 5,000 pounds with the help of the available 3.6-liter V6 engine and tow package. You can find a Volkswagen Atlas model with these specifications inside our showroom. 

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The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas engine specs and towing capacity are some great highlights of this exciting SUV. If you would like to learn more about the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas, you can check out our online inventory to see what we have available. You can schedule a test drive with us on our website or by calling our team of professionals at 833-975-2103. We are ready to help you find the vehicle you want at Joe Heidt Motors.  

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