The Volkswagen Company are known for its outstanding car models and they have already unveiled their plans of releasing the newest 2018 VW Atlas R-Line at the Detroit Auto show. The car will be built at the company’s Chattanooga, Tennessee factory floor, where consumers will have the pleasure of viewing its production process. The manufacturer has lined up great plans for the vehicle, considering that they are looking forward to outdo their competitors and record higher sales in the near future. Expect impressive upgrades, both inside and outside body. The new VW Atlas will be available in two trim packages, including the SE and SEL models.
The upcoming Volkswagen Atlas R-Line SUV boast of an elegant sporty appearance. The exterior design is made of lightweight aluminum materials in combination with high strength steel. The steel design gives the car a high stability while lightweight designing allows for improvement in the aerodynamic power as well as fuel efficiency. The front fascia has been also impressively redesigned to accommodate a new grille and bumper featuring better air intakes. Lighting comes handy for the 2018 VW Atlas R-Line crossover, thanks to the revised LED headlamps and tail indicator lights. There is a special R’ emblem at the car’s front end. At the rear end, the vehicle will be featuring upgraded exhaust system and revamped glossy black rear diffuser. The car will ride on massive 20-inch aluminum alloy twin-spoke wheels, which adds to its off-road capabilities.
Spacious and Roomy Interior:
The midsize 3-row crossover SUV offers a spacious and roomy interior with the high level of comfort. There are sufficient headroom and legroom inside the car for more comfort. When it comes to technology and infotainment systems, the redesigned Atlas R-Line model scores impressive ratings. Buyers should expect upgraded dashboard design with a wide infotainment display touchscreen. Other standard interior features are smartphone integrations, Wi-Fi hotspot access, satellite navigation system, premium air conditioner, dual-zone automatic climate control and others.
The entertainment will be accessed using a high-quality sound system with compatible USB port interface, Bluetooth audio connectivity among others. Driver assistance and safety features offered for the 2018 VW Atlas R-Line includes but not limited to the following; rearview camera, rear parking sensors, adaptive cruise control, lane-keep assist, forward collision warning system, blind-spot warning system, automatic emergency braking system, premium safety belts and also airbags.
There are two engine options that are likely to appear beneath the new R-Line’s hood. So, the base powertrain is a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder TSI turbocharged engine, which is capable of producing up to 235 horsepower. The second optional engine unit is a 3.6-liter V-6 engine that is rated at 276 horsepower. Furthermore, the both engines will be offered with a standard 8-speed automatic transmission system.