2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2020 Kia Telluride

Gray 2019 Volkswagen Atlas set against a green 2020 Kia Telluride

Larger crossovers have become the vehicle of choice for many drivers in the last few years. Some drivers were a little skeptical about Volkswagen joining in during a time that seemed late in the game, but they quickly changed their mind when they saw that the Volkswagen Atlas was spacious, dependable, and fun to drive. The Volkswagen Atlas went on to win several awards from numerous organizations and continues to be a hot seller for the brand and large crossover segment. 

If some drivers thought that Volkswagen was a little late to the party, other brands are arriving even later with their version of a large crossover. One of the newest models to hit the market is the 2020 Kia Telluride. 

To help you see what makes the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas the better buy, we have created a special comparison. 

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2019 Volkswagen Atlas VS 2020 Kia Telluride
$30,895 to $48,395  Price Range $31,690 to $41,490
13 Number of Trim Options 4

2.0L turbo 4-cylinder

3.6L V6

Engine Options 3.8L V6
20.6 / 55.5 / 96.8 cubic feet  Cargo Space 21 / 46 / 87 cubic feet

Why Should I Buy the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas Over the 2020 Kia Telluride?

While the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas and 2020 Kia Telluride are similar in size, the Atlas offers significantly more cargo space behind the second and first-row seats. That extra space can be crucial for transporting large pieces of furniture or certain pieces of adventure gear. 

Drivers also love that 13 different trim options are available for the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas. More trim options mean a greater likelihood of getting the perfect number of features for your lifestyle and budget. 

Volkswagen is also renowned for its quality, and it shows with the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas. Now in its second model year, the Atlas has been fine-tuned to be even more dependable and user-friendly. The 2020 Kia Telluride, on the other hand, just arrived on the market and has not had a chance to work out any kinks. 

To learn more about the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, please visit us here at Douglas Volkswagen today! 


Blue 2019 Volkswagen Atlas driving through a city
2019 Volkswagen Atlas pulling a trailer
Steering wheel of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas
Seating inside the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas