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2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2018 Ford Edge

White Volkswagen Atlas positioned next to red Ford Edge in comparison image

Recent years have seen the mid-size SUV make a significant resurgence in popularity on the American market, as tech innovations inside and out have left the model type more efficient, powerful and savvy than ever before. This means that there are plenty of vehicles fighting for pole position in the industry, but only two have been able to break through -- the newcomer 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and established 2018 Ford Edge. Both have already made a mark on the current model year, but which one is right for your needs?

Our Hansel Volkswagen team wants to help you through every step of the buying process, and that, of course, includes being informed about the vehicles that hold your interest. We've put together some research on the 2018 Atlas and Edge SUVs, and we invite you to check them out, so you can see how well they stack up against each other!



2018 Atlas 

vs 

2018 Edge 

$30,750  Starting MSRP  $29,220 
2.0-liter Inline 4 / 235 horsepower  Base Engine / Horsepower  2.0-liter Inline 4 / 245 horsepower 
96.8 cubic feet  Interior Cargo Volume  73.4 cubic feet 
22 miles per gallon city / 26 highway  Fuel Economy  21 miles per gallon city / 29 highway 

Get the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas in Santa Rosa CA

Not a whole lot separates the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas in Santa Rosa CA from the 2018 Ford Edge, as both can provide almost equivalent fuel economy and power for the price. However, with over 20 cubic feet more cargo volume and significant upgrades to the drivetrain, the 2018 Atlas stands above all competition. Its 8-speed automatic transmission, available 4MOTION® all-wheel drive, and towing capacity of 5,000 pounds all exceed what the Edge is able to offer. Plus, with a huge list of active safety features present, nothing compares to the Atlas' ability to keep you secure on the road, wherever it's leading. Some of these innovations onboard include:

  • Front Assist
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Rear Traffic Alert
  • Lane Assist
  • Park Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Park Pilot
  • Area View
  • Light Assist
  • Many more!

We don't blame you if you want to get inside the 2018 Atlas as soon as possible, so feel free to contact our sales team at Hansel Volkswagen to schedule a test drive today. We'll show you even more of its benefits and advantages over the rest of the market!


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