Volkswagen Atlas 2018

Perfect Pairings: Labor Day #LifeGoals and the Best Cars to Get Us There

By Patrick Masterson on August 17, 2018

It happens every year: You wait around for the snow to end so you can stop shoveling, you wear shorts and flip-flops the first time the sun offers even a hint of warmth, and you pore over maps p... Read More
Not to Throw Shade, But Fixing Our 2018 VW Atlas' Sunshade Was a Pain

By Kelsey Mays on August 6, 2018

Cars.com's 2018 Volkswagen Atlas, a long-term test vehicle we bought in December after naming it our Best of 2018, has come down with a case of moonroof maladies. Our SEL-grade SUV sports a ... Read More
2017 Chrysler Pacifica Vs. 2018 Volkswagen Atlas: He Said, She Said

By Matt Schmitz and Jennifer Geiger on August 6, 2018

We get it: Your growing family has outgrown your car, but you're still not ready to turn in your cool card and become one of those ... those, ulchhh, minivan people. On second thought, TBH, ... Read More
Video: 5 Great Cars for First-Time Parents

By Jennifer Geiger on August 2, 2018

Getting ready for your first baby is a lot like preparing to ride out a hurricane: Hoard the supplies and hunker down for a wild ride, one that is often messy, unpredictable and dripping —... Read More
Subaru Ascent Vs. Volkswagen Atlas: The Family (SUV) Feud Begins

By Joe Bruzek and Kelsey Mays on July 17, 2018

Somewhere between learning how to swaddle and trading neighborhoods with good gastropubs for neighborhoods with good grade schools, you realized that city runabout just won't cut it as ... Read More
Atlas Bugged: 5 Annoying Things About Our Long-Term VW SUV

By Mike Hanley on July 6, 2018

There's a lot of love for the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas at Cars.com. We named it our Best of 2018 earlier this year, and before that, the SUV finished first — by a wide margin — in a... Read More
2018 Volkswagen Atlas Helps Ease First-Time Parent Jitters

By Joe Bruzek on June 27, 2018

I'm prepared for parents with more than one kid to glare with a judging look at the computer screen over the next 400 words — it's a look I'm especially familiar with after fiv... Read More
Can You Go Farther in a VW Atlas or a Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Trackhawk?

By Brian Normile on June 25, 2018

If you were driving entirely on the highway, which would run out of gas first: a 2018 Volkswagen Atlas or a 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT Trackhawk? This seems like a really, really stupid questi... Read More
Hate Stopping for Gas? The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas Isn't for You

By Kelsey Mays on June 22, 2018

June 5 fill-up notched the longest range yet for Cars.com's latest long-term fleet vehicle and Best of 2018 winner, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas. But at just 325.9 miles, it drives home a naggi... Read More
2018 Volkswagen Atlas: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on June 18, 2018

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 55,000 model-year 2018 Volkswagen Atlas SUVs The Problem: The owner's manual does not inform the owner about the child restraint size limitations/restric... Read More