Volkswagen has a habit of hitting the scene with new models that make the competition do a double-take. This definitely happened when the full-size SUV in the form of the VW Atlas arrived. Now, with the 2020 Atlas Cross Sport, a triple-take is in order. Imagine being able to take your favorite, full-size SUV and ‘tweak’ it a bit for a little more ‘show’ with your ‘go’. That’s what you get with Atlas Cross Sport with its starting MSRP of $30,545.
Let’s Talk Exterior
The first thing you’ll notice about Atlas Cross Sport is the exterior. Purposely designed with show stopping looks from the get go, he front grille means business, becoming even more aggressive with available R-Line bumper & badging, plus available LED headlights (and tail lights) not only lighten your path greater & safer, but they’ll last even longer. With the encouraged option of two-tone, five split-spoke, machined alloy 21 inch wheels, Atlas Cross Sport stance is not only stylish but conveys further boldness. Following the flow of the body, the rear rake of the roof sets the sets the tone for both a modern and sporty design. No matter the angle you begin to gaze upon Atlas Cross Sport, the emphasis of every curve… every line is chiseled and and made not be ignored.
Time to Step Inside
Atlas Cross Sport’s interior has that spacious second row seating that the original Atlas convinced us that the best seat in the house isn’t always up front. Available second row heated outboard seats ensures toasty passengers on even the coldest of days. Cargo room in Atlas Cross Sport is a comfortable & roomy 77.8 cubic feet with the rear seats folded down. An available panoramic sunroof that’s almost 5 feet long allow for the riding experience to be just as exciting as when behind the wheel.
Speaking of being in the driver’s seat, performance is there when you need it or just when you WANT it. An available 276 horsepower V6 gives both pep and 5,000 pounds of towing capacity. There’s 4 different driving modes for On-Road, Off-Road, Snow-Mode and Custom-Mode per driver’s preferences/parameters) to optimize your safety, driving experience and vehicle performance. Don’t forget about the 21 City / 24 Highway fuel economy, when properly equipped.
While at the wheel, Atlas Cross Sport has the latest in technology at your fingertips, including available Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC), Blind Spot Monitoring (when changing lanes), High Beam Control (light assist to maximize visibility on even he darkest of roads) and Lane Assist (keeping you within lane boundaries above 37 mph). There’s even a wireless charging dock for your compatible smart phone, app integration (Apple CarPlay / Android Auto), personalizing your digital cockpit readout/gauges (including an available large screen for navigation assist), and a 480 watt Premium Audio System from Fender (R), so your Atlas Cross Sport can REALLY rock!
One great part of being in the Volkswagen Family is that Atlas Cross Sport comes with ‘Carefree Coverage’, including 2 years of scheduled maintenance (or 20,000 miles), roadside assistance for 3 years (or 36,000 miles), New Vehicle Limited Warranty for 4 years (or 50,000 miles) and Car Net (remote access). Volkswagen’s Car Net is an app for you to be in command, even if you’re miles away from your Atlas Cross Sport. Some features of Car Net include Family Guardian Alerts, keeping tabs on your car when others take it for a drive, with custom boundary, speed, curfew, and even valet alerts… DriveView, allowing customers to be eligible to receive discounts on auto insurance and collect driving data… and Parking Info via Parkopedia, to keep track of where your Atlas Cross Sport is when parked off-street.
When it comes to safety, Atlas Cross Sport keeps to the Volkswagen standard. From it’s Safety Cage construction, Intelligent Crash Response System (ICRS) which deploys airbags, turns off the fuel pump, unlocks the doors and activates hazard lights, and Automatic Post-Collision Braking System, Atlas Cross Sport has what it takes to help you react even if you’re unable to.
It looks outstanding, performs even better and yes- it can be yours. Be sure to visit Payne Mission Volkswagen, Payne Brownsville Volkswagen or PayneAutoGroup.com to get the keys to your Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport that will open the door to your next adventure.