The Volkswagen Atlas is a mid-size crossover SUV manufactured by the German automaker Volkswagen.The Atlas is the largest vehicle produced on the Volkswagen Group MQB platform, and features a transverse mounted four-cylinder or Volkswagen's narrow angle VR6. Developed mainly for the North American and Chinese market, the Atlas for the Americas is produced in the Chattanooga plant. See the 2021 VW Atlas. The boldly designed midsize SUV that's mom-and-dad-friendly, not mom-and-pop-looking. And with 3 rows and seating for 7, this size fits all. Launched for the 2020 model year, the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is a two-row, five-seat version of the Volkswagen Atlas family crossover, itself a fairly new model, having launched. Read full review ».
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Lexus RX 350 than the Volkswagen Atlas. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Lexus RX 350 and the Volkswagen Atlas.
The Lexus RX 350 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Volkswagen Atlas, making it more convenient to drive.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Lexus RX 350 is somewhat more expensive than the Volkswagen Atlas. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Lexus RX 350 and the Volkswagen Atlas have similar Destination Charges.
Since the Lexus RX 350 is much slimmer than the Volkswagen Atlas, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Lexus RX 350 is slightly shorter than the Volkswagen Atlas, which may make it easier to park.
With similar torque, the Lexus RX 350 and the Volkswagen Atlas are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.
The Lexus RX 350 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Volkswagen Atlas, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
In terms of towing capacity, the Volkswagen Atlas is clearly the choice over the Lexus RX 350 for pulling heavy loads. The Lexus RX 350 has a little more horsepower than the Volkswagen Atlas.
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The Lexus RX 350 has less seating than the Volkswagen Atlas, making the Volkswagen Atlas the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Lexus RX 350 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Volkswagen Atlas.
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The Lexus RX 350 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Volkswagen Atlas.