Check Out the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Towing Capacity

2021 Volkswagen Atlas V6 SEL with 4MOTION

If you’re searching around Countryside for a new family-friendly crossover SUV with the power to tow your small boat or RV, check out the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity. The Volkswagen Atlas SUV can tow up to 5,000 pounds, plus it’s remarkably fuel-efficient! Learn more about the Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity, its impressive specs, and the Volkswagen Atlas engine here or in person at The Autobarn Volkswagen of Countryside.

VW Atlas Towing Capacity and Engine Specs

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas engine on the base trim can tow up to 2,000 pounds, which is generally enough power for jet ski or motorcycle trailers. If you need more Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity for your trips around Chicago, step up to the optional 3.6L engine. This Volkswagen Atlas engine delivers a towing capacity of up to 5,000 pounds. That’s typically enough to tow a pop-up camper or medium-sized boat. Check out the Volkswagen Atlas engine specs below:

Base 2.0L I-4 Engine

  • Up to 2,000-lb towing capacity
  • 235 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel economy of 21 city / 24 highway mpg

Available 3.6L V6 Engine

  • Up to 5,000-lb towing capacity
  • 276 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel economy of 17 city / 23 highway mpg

Volkswagen Atlas SUV: Safety Features

Yes, the Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity is impressive, but there’s a lot more to the Volkswagen Atlas SUV than just towing capacity. LaGrange drivers can select a 4MOTION® all-wheel-drive configuration for enhanced traction on Naperville roads, and a variety of advanced safety systems work together to improve control of your VW Atlas tow hitch, visibility, and stability. You’ll appreciate these safety features:

  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Dynamic Road Sign Display
  • Hydraulic Brake Assist (HBA)
  • Electronic Differential Lock (EDL)
  • Engine Brake Assist (EBA)
  • Rear View Camera System
  • Electronic Brake-pressure Distribution (EBD)
  • Anti-Slip Regulation (ASR)
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • High Beam Control (Light Assist)
  • Overhead View Camera (Area View)

Discover the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas SUV at The Autobarn Volkswagen of Countryside

If you want to know more about the Volkswagen Atlas towing capacity or Volkswagen Atlas engine, contact us at The Autobarn Volkswagen of Countryside. We’re happy to answer your questions and take you on a test drive! We want to help you get the Volkswagen of your dreams at an affordable price. Check out our new VW specials, and then give us a call today!


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