Which Is Right For Me?

The 2018 Atlas vs the 2018 Tiguan

Compare the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan vs. 2018 Atlas

Cruise Connecticut's roads in ultimate style and comfort when you buy or lease a new Volkswagen SUV. Our VW dealership near Manchester, CT, has the VW SUV selection you need to discover the perfect spacious model for you. If you're trying to decide between the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan and the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas, and you aren't sure which option fits your lifestyle and budget best, we're here to help.


The 2018 Tiguan is considered a compact SUV, whereas the 2018 Atlas is a larger model. However, the newest Tiguan is more spacious than its previous iteration. In fact, you can opt for the available third-row seating to accommodate up to seven passengers. Both of these incredible SUVs offer the cutting-edge technologies you crave, from available driver-assistive safety features like Front Assist with Pedestrian Monitoring to an optional Fender® Premium Audio System. No matter where you're heading, you'll have safety systems and cabin comforts to keep you protected and entertained around every turn.

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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan 2.0 TSI® S

2018 Volkswagen Atlas 2.0 TSI® S

The base trims of the 2018 VW Atlas and 2018 VW Tiguan are each equipped with a 2.0-liter Turbo engine, although the powertrain in the Atlas boasts more horsepower and torque. While the Tiguan has eight trims to choose from, the Volkswagen Atlas provides access to more personalization with its twelve available trims and additional engine option. When you upgrade to higher trims of the 2018 Atlas, you can enjoy a 3.6-liter V6 engine that outputs 276 horsepower, making each ride more thrilling than the one before it. And if you're worried about tackling winter weather or bumpy roads, both of these models can be equipped with 4MOTION® All-Wheel Drive. Don't forget about the Volkswagen People First Warranty, a 6-year/72,000-mile Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty, that's now included with every 2018 Volkswagen model!

Visit Gene Langan Volkswagen Glastonbury to test-drive the 2018 Atlas and the 2018 Tiguan to find out which new VW SUV will be your perfect co-pilot on the road.