Is the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas a powerful vehicle?

Engine options and maximum power ratings of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas 

Its athletic and rugged stance notwithstanding, the 2019 VW Atlas is a true testament to the blend of precision and refinement that most SUVs in today’s market tout. You might be wondering just how strong and beefy this industry favorite is, and that’s where we come in – today, Janesville VW will show you the engine options and maximum power ratings of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas; come see which one is right for your driving style!  


2019 VW Atlas available engines and power outputs 


Turbocharged four-cylinder engine of 2019 VW Atlas

Two engines make their way under the hood of the 2019 Atlas, each with their own distinct advantages over the other. Your first choice is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder that can handle 235 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque with premium, 93-octane fuel in its tank; this engine also allows the 2019 Atlas to achieve upwards of 26 highway miles per gallon. 

2019 VW Atlas V6 engine

If you need some more power from your drive, take a peek at the Atlas model’s 3.6-liter V6 engine, which can produce outputs as high as 276 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque, as well as a maximum towing capacity of 5,000 pounds! No matter which Atlas engine you choose, you’ll be in line for class leading performance that only a VW can provide.  


More Atlas Info: Interior dimensions and cargo volume ratings of the 2019 VW Atlas


2019 VW Atlas drivetrain features and innovations 


Front view of silver 2019 VW Atlas driving through woods

To go along with its raw power numbers, the 2019 VW Atlas also offers plenty of drivetrain features to complement every journey. It all starts with a smooth-shifting 8-speed automatic transmission that comes complete with Tiptronic® and Sport mode, along with 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive and Active Control. 

Blue 2019 VW Atlas driving on city street

Depending on the conditions outside, you can tailor your drive in the Atlas just where you need it. Through its 4MOTION® system, the Atlas gives you maximum control in four (Dry, Rainy, Snowy and Rough) conditions, making it a perfect companion for any kind of journey.    


Even More Atlas Info: Exterior paint color options and shades for the 2019 VW Atlas


Test drive the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Janesville 

Looking to see more of the 2019 Atlas? Be sure to contact Janesville VW today – we can get you behind the wheel or help you set up a financing plan with any one of the outstanding institutions we work with. Contact us whenever you get a chance to get the ball rolling!