2023 Volkswagen Atlas Towing Capacity

February 24th, 2023 by

2023 Volkswagen Atlas
 

If you’re searching for a three-row SUV that is as capable as good-looking, you owe it to yourself to check out the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas. When properly equipped, the Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity maxes out at a whopping 5,000 pounds, so pulling your fishing boat or camper this summer will be no problem. Learn more about the impressive capabilities of the Volkswagen Atlas below, then contact Stohlman Volkswagen if you’re interested in taking a test drive in Tysons Corner.

 

 


2023 Volkswagen Atlas Engine Options

The Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity varies depending on what engine you choose. Two engine options are available: a 3.6L V6 or a 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder. Both engines are paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission and FWD. 4MOTION® is available as an upgrade.

The 3.6L V6 engine allows you to achieve the maximum Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity of 5,000 pounds, while the 2.0L turbo 4-cylinder engine has a towing capacity of 2,000 pounds. Explore the specs for each Volkswagen Atlas engine in further detail to see which one best matches your priorities:

2.0L Turbo 4-Cylinder Engine:

  • 235 hp
  • 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 2,000-pound towing capacity
  • 21 City/25 Highway MPG EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

3.6L V6 Engine:

  • 276 hp
  • 266 lb-ft of torque
  • 5,000-pound towing capacity
  • 18 City/24 Highway MPG EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

2023 Volkswagen Atlas Cargo Space

The Volkswagen Atlas can certainly tow your heavy cargo around Vienna, but how is it in terms of cargo space? This three-row SUV offers up to96.8 cubic feet of cargo space and allows you to make the most of your space with these features:

  • Four trunk tie-down hooks
  • 60/40 split-folding second row
  • Third row with easy entry and 50/50 split-folding seats
  • Under-floor storage with felt lining in cargo area

Test-Drive the Volkswagen Atlas at Stohlman Volkswagen

Now that you’re familiar with the Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity, why not visit our dealership in Tysons Corner for a test drive of this award-winning SUV? We’re a short drive from Fairfax and Alexandria, so get in touch with us today! Remember to check out our new vehicle specials while you’re here!

 

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