2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs. The 2019 Toyota Highlander

Volkswagen Atlas V6 S
Toyota Highlander
Starting MSRP$35,725$31,330
City MPG17
Engine Power
276 hp @ 6200 rpm
185 hp @ 5800 rpm
Max Cargo Volume
96.8 cu. ft.
83.7 cu. ft.
Transmission8-speed Auto
6-speed Auto

Volkswagen of Old Saybrook Answers this Competitive Consideration

  The decision is down to this. You can drive off the dealer lot in a new Volkswagen Atlas or decide that the new Toyota Highlander is ultimately right for you. But how do you make this distinction? With model comparison research, which is where our team here at Volkswagen of Old Saybrook comes in.

We've crunched the numbers and compiled the head-to-head specifications so that you won't have to, outlining everything from under-the-hood production outputs to standard and available feature discrepancies. Compare the 2019 VW Atlas and 2019 Toyota Highlander with the detailed comparison guide below.

2019 VW Atlas vs. 2019 Toyota Highlander

  • Starting MSRP - $35,725 vs. $31,330
  • Engine Efficiency - 17 vs. 20 miles per gallon city; 23 vs. 24 miles per gallon highway
  • Max Cargo Volume - 96.8 cubic feet vs. 83.7 cubic feet
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto Integration - standard vs. not available (starting trim)
  • Driver-Assist Systems - standard blind-spot monitoring and cross-traffic alert vs. not available (base trim level)
  • Turbocharged Engine - standard vs. not available (base trim level)
  • Under-the-Hood Production - standard 276 vs. 185 horsepower; standard 258 pound-feet vs. 184 pound-feet
  • Automatic Transmission - standard eight-speed vs. six-speed
  • Automatic Parking - available vs. not available
  • Hands-Free Liftgate - available vs. not available
  • Remote Engine Start - available vs. not available
  • Rear Seat Audio Control - available vs. not available

Learn More About the Volkswagen Atlas at Our Dealership

From America's Best Warranty Coverage to a plethora of intriguing amenities and noteworthy performance and utility advantages over the competition, the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas dominates its 2019 Toyota Highlander opposition in this research exercise. Review this new VW model in greater detail by stopping over to our showroom soon and scheduling a test drive at your earliest convenience.


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