Kia Telluride Vs Volkswagen Atlas

Telluride on dirt road
2019 VW Atlas

2020 Kia Telluride vs 2019 Volkswagen Atlas

Three-row SUVs are plentiful, but choosing the right one isn’t always as easy as you’d like it to be. Kia’s newest addition to their lineup, the 2020 Kia Telluride, is a unique luxury SUV in that it offers the same technology and aesthetics of a luxury SUV while being priced the same as conventional SUVs. Combining excellent performance with advanced multimedia features, the Telluride is something that should be taken seriously. Check out the 2020 Kia Telluride vs 2019 Volkswagen Atlas!

Starting with performance, the Telluride outdoes what the Atlas has to offer. Under the hood of the 2020 Telluride is a powerful but efficient 3.8L V6 GDI engine with 291 horsepower, much more powerful that the top engine in the Atlas (3.6L VR6 engine). Check out some comparisons in the table below!

2020 Kia Telluride

Horsepower in Base Engine 291 hp
Driver Attention Monitor Standard
Seating Capacity 8
Passenger Volume 178.1 cubic ft

2019 Volkswagen Atlas

Horsepower in Base Engine 235 hp
Driver Attention Monitor Not Available
Seating Capacity 7
Passenger Volume 153.7 cubic ft

Why buy the new 2020 Telluride?

Have you ever sat in a vehicle for the first time and had to take a second to just gather your emotions as you gaze in awe at everything you see inside? The Telluride is one of those. What was once a concept SUV from Kia is now reality; a true testament to all the technology Kia has at their disposal, available to drivers everywhere for the low starting MSRP of just $31,690. Available convenience features like the Driver Attention Warning, Highway Driving Assist, and the Head-Up Display are more than just convenient. They help ensure you and your passengers stay safe by giving you an extra set of eyes and protectiveness at all times. For your entertainment needs, the driver’s cockpit features a large 10.25-inch touchscreen display where you can access Apple CarPlay/Android Auto and Bluetooth® and play music in clear, high-quality sound thanks to the Harman/Kardon premium audio system. Other available features in the 2020 Telluride include heated and ventilated first and second-row seats, dual power sunroofs, wireless phone charger, and a Surround View Monitor.

Kia has changed the SUV segment by releasing the 2020 Telluride, as it shows everything the automotive industry should be. While the Atlas has a lot to offer, it can’t quite match up to the Telluride. Interested in learning more? Get in touch with the team here at Kia of Muncie or schedule a test drive on our website today!