Volkswagen Creates an Atlas Weekend Edition Concept to Demonstrate its Go Anywhere Capability

By blogsadmin | Posted in Volkswagen Atlas on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 2:58 pm
2018 vw atlas weekend edition

2018 Volkswagen Atlas Weekend Edition Concept Accessories

The all-new seven-passenger SUV, the Volkswagen Atlas, will be arriving at dealerships this spring. The Atlas was built for the modern family on the go and at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, Volkswagen is demonstrating how the Atlas can be enhanced with available accessories in the new concept, the Atlas Weekend Edition. The Atlas Weekend Edition integrates several accessories to enhance the versatility with innovative cargo solutions.  

The Weekend Edition concept is based on an SEL Premium model, equipped with a 3.6-liter VR6 engine producing 276 horsepower and an eight-speed transmission, paired with Volkswagen’s advanced 4Motion all-wheel drive with Drive Mode Select.

The Atlas Weekend Edition features a modern variation of the pop-up roof, the Urban Loader cargo box. When empty, the Urban Loader offers a sleek, minimized appearance, when needed for hauling, it can expanding to a 17.7 cubic-foot container. It also features base carrier bars for attaching accessories for skis, snowboards, kayaks or bikes. There are also practical side steps to help reach the roof storage.

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2018 vw atlas weekend edition pet divider cargo area
2018 vw atlas weekend edition urban loader
2018 vw atlas weekend edition cargo area

2018 VW Atlas Weekend Edition Interior Features

Inside, the Atlas Weekend Edition a cargo divider provides a safe, pet-friendly barrier behind the second row so that pets can rid in comfort. The second row will also feature an innovative universal tablet mount that allows passengers to bring any tablet along for a getaway or long ride. Other available accessories include window and hood deflectors, a heavy-duty trunk liner with seat-back coverage, a privacy cargo cover, all-weather rubber mats, splashguards and wheel locks.

Many of these accessories in the 2018 Atlas Weekend Edition concept will be available from Volkswagen dealers when the Atlas goes on sale in spring. If you are interested in checking out the all-new Atlas when it arrives at Stokes Volkswagen, please contact us today!

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