2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2019 Honda Pilot

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is one of the most popular vehicles on the Volkswagen lineup. This seven-seater comes with a standard 235 horsepower engine. The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas has found some tough competitors in its SUV class, including the 2019 Honda Pilot. If you have ever wondered how these two SUVs compare, look no further! We have done that research for you below.

Note that we have compared the standard trims on each of these models. The S is the trim standard for the Atlas while the LX is standard for the Pilot. Now let’s see the advantages that makes the Atlas a fantastic option!

2019 Volkswagen Atlas


2019 Honda Pilot

$30,895 Starting MSRP $31,450
8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual Transmission 6-speed automatic w/OD
22 city mpg
26 highway mpg
24 combined mpg
Fuel Economy 19 city mpg
27 highway mpg
22 combined mpg
96.8 cu.ft. Maximum Interior Cargo Volume 83.9 cu.ft.
Standard Blind-Spot Monitoring System Not Available
72 mo/72,000 mi Bumper to Bumper
72 mo/72,000 mi Powertrain
Warranty Coverage 36 mo/36,000 mi Bumper to Bumper
60 mo/60,000 mi Powertrain

Benefits of Owning a 2019 Volkswagen Atlas

As you can tell from the table, the Atlas triumphs over the Pilot. The starting MSRP is cheaper for the Atlas compared to the Pilot. The mechanical specs of the Atlas surpass the Pilot in both the transmission and the fuel economy. The transmission in the Atlas offers two extra speed settings with the option of auto-manual. Overall, the fuel economy of the Volkswagen Atlas is also more efficient in its gas usage. Those that travel or looking to move lots of belongings should know that the Atlas can carry more. With all the seats up, there is 20.6 cubic feet of space available. Putting the second and third rows down gives you an incredibly spacious area to load anything large. Finally, the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas offers plenty of protection. On the road, its blind-spot monitoring feature comes standard. The warranty included even covers you for 72 months or 72,000 miles for both bumper to bumper and powertrain.

Anyone near Las Vegas looking to give the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas a try should stop by Findlay Volkswagen here in Henderson! Our team would be happy to help you learn more about the Atlas and get you behind the wheel.