It Volkswagen Atlas is the new SUV large of the manufacturer German. Was presented makes little and in principle only will sell in United States and Chinese. Although it seems that this seven-seater model could reach other places soon. The brand is would be to pose the possibility of bring it also to Europe. Of time it only confirmed is that will be available in Russia along the 2017.
Elmar-Marius Licharz, head of product at Volkswagen, It has dropped that Atlas might have presenia in some countries of the old continent. Arrived here, would do it with the 2.0 engine 190 HP TDI, a mechanic more adjusted to European standards. Not there that forget that in United States only is available with two engines of gasoline, a 2.0 TSI with 238hp and a VR6 atmospheric of 3.6 litres with 280 HP.
Although still there is enough controversy over the arrival of the Volkswagen Atlas to Europe. Although is seated on the platform MQB, this SUV measures 5.03 meters of long, 1.98 of wide and 1.77 meters of high; What is some dimensions too big for them likes European. Reach should coexist with the current Volkswagen Touareg, although a step would be over.
We will have that wait to confirm if finally comes or not to our continent. In any case, Volkswagen Atlas expansion to other markets seems safe and already also speaks of his landing in the middle in 2017. In all case the SUV of seven squares are will continue manufacturing in the factory of Chattanooga, in Tennessee (United States) and from there is exported to the rest of markets that is go incorporating.