2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs. 2018 Honda Odyssey 

2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs. 2018 Honda Odyssey

For decades the minivan was seen as the perfect model of transportation for families. Today, that has changed. Now families are looking for something a little different than the traditional minivan. The demand for large, three-row crossover SUVs has exploded and auto makers are rising to the occasion by offering even more options.

The 2018 Volkswagen is a perfect example of this. It's all-new for the model year and is the first three-row crossover SUV in the Volkswagen lineup. Take a step inside the cabin and you will find a spacious, premium interior packed with a generous array of high-tech entertainment and convenience features. Standard features are plentiful and include a 6.5-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity, power mirrors, a rearview camera, dual-zone manual climate control and much more. But how does the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas compare to minivan competitors, like the 2018 Honda Odyssey?



2018 Volkswagen Atlas S 

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2018 Honda Odyssey EX

Standard  Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Standard 
235-hp, four-cylinder or optional 276-hp, V-6 Engine Options 280-hp, 3.5-liter V-6
198.3 in.   Length   203.2 in.
5000 lbs.  Towing Capacity 3000 lbs.

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Where the 2018 Honda Odyssey shines is its configurable second-row seats, powerful driving experience and wide variety of premium features. The middle row use Honda Magic seat technology, which makes it easy to move each individual seat in different directions. However, the seats can be very difficult to move. This is in sharp contrast to the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas' straightforward, easy-to-navigate cabin.  

Not only does the 2018 Atlas offer plenty of cargo space, but it also offers strong towing capability. Inside the cabin the 2018 Atlas also feels much more high-end thanks to premium materials and high-tech features. Whether you're driving on a busy highway or tackling bumpy country roads, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas maintains a smooth, comfortable driving experience. 

Would you like to learn more information about the all-new 2018 Volkswagen Atlas? Our team of experts are here to answer any questions you might have. We invite you to browse our complete inventory online or stop by and see all that we have to offer with a visit to our large showroom.  


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