2021 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2020 Ford Explorer

2021 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2020 Ford Explorer

When it comes to exceptional models that deliver a ton of performance and size for your money, the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas is the one for you! This amazing model offers a ton of benefits for the price, redesigned and ready from the 2020 model in many ways. However, we can’t claim that it’s an exceptional SUV without first pitting it against a notable competitor on the market such as the 2020 Ford Explorer.

We’ll be pitting these two models head-to-head in a variety of categories, looking for the best deal overall for you! How do these two models stack up in terms of cargo and passenger volume, or even power and price? Continue reading below in order to find out!

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2021 Volkswagen Atlas Vs 2020 Ford Explorer
$31,545 Starting MSRP $32,765
2.0-liter Inline-Four Base Engine 2.3-liter Inline-Four
153.7 Cubic Ft. Passenger Volume 152.7 Cubic Ft.
96.8 Cubic Ft. Cargo Volume 87.8 Cubic Ft.

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As you can see from the chart above, the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas has a ton of overall features and benefits that set it apart from the 2020 Ford Explorer. These include a lower price and a larger overall interior, giving you more cargo and passenger space. The 2020 Ford Explorer might have a slight edge in terms of performance through its great base engine, but it definitely falls behind in terms of all other categories explored.

However, the features listed above are not all the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas offers! This great SUV also pushes out a ton of exceptional infotainment and entertainment systems, boosting it even further above the Ford model. Examples include a Fender Premium Audio System, letting you enjoy exceptional audio quality with an available 480-watt 12-channel amplifier. The Volkswagen Atlas also offers third-row speakers that give enjoyment to all passengers, no matter where they’re seated!

So, if you’re looking for a vehicle that offers a ton of benefits, ranging from performance to size, the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas is the one for you! To learn more about this exceptional model and what it offers you, or to take it for a test drive yourself, contact our dealership today!


2021 Volkswagen Atlas interior dash and wheel
2021 Volkswagen Atlas gear shifter view
2021 Volkswagen Atlas sunroof and interior rear view
2021 Volkswagen Atlas cargo view interior