2023 Volkswagen Atlas
#18 of 2023 SUVs
#22 of all 2023 vehicles
The Atlas, introduced by Volkswagen in 2018, is a three-row midsize SUV with seating up to 7. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. The Volkswagen Atlas has some real zest, surpassing typical horsepower for its class. Volkswagen offers a 6-year, 72,000-mile basic/powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0267% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.0539%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0267% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.0539% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas is 43% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas is 34% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
Active safety features on the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas can protect loved ones by reducing accident severity and preventing accidents. The following active safety system is included even on lower trims/versions of the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas: Front Assist. Optional safety features on the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas which we recommend include Lane Assist and Blind Spot Monitor.
Other safety technologies seem simpler but should still be considered. Side mirror turn signals are standard on the Volkswagen Atlas. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you. Cornering Headlights / Leveling Head Lamps, which is optional on the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas, points headlights towards the direction that the vehicle is heading, even on turns. Optional Light Assist on the 2023 Volkswagen Atlas automatically switches off high beams headlights when another vehicle is nearby.