2021 Volkswagen Atlas vs. 2021 Subaru Ascent | Greenville SC

2021 Volkswagen Atlas

vs 2021 Subaru Ascent

Get ready to make some noteworthy memories when you drive home the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas. Its spacious, inviting cabin will have you planning your next road trip in no time. Once you're behind the wheel, you can venture confidently ahead no matter the destination with available all-wheel-drive modes: Snow Mode, On-Road Mode, Off-Road Mode and Off-Road Custom Mode. In addition, the available Overhead View Camera will allow you to keep an eye on your surroundings with ease. If you're looking for adventure, this capable SUV is sure to help you find it.

You know this isn't the only SUV begging for your test drive. Among the competitors, you'll find the 2021 Subaru Ascent. Maybe you've considered this model or even taken it for a test drive. Either way, we're showing how these two SUVs compare below.

2021 Volkswagen Atlas
2021 Volkswagen Atlas
2021 Subaru Ascent


Available 3.6-liter V6

Standard 2.4-liter
turbocharged DOHC


8-speed automatic
transmission with Tiptronic®
and Sport mode

Lineartronic® CVT
(Continuously Variable


Available 4MOTION®
All-Wheel Drive

Standard Subaru
Symmetrical All-Wheel Drive

Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers

Available Ventilated Front Seats

Available Overhead View Camera (Area View)

Available Power Tilting/Sliding Panoramic Sunroof/Moonroof

As you can see, both SUVs share some similarities, like available ventilated front seats and an available power tilting/sliding panoramic sunroof/moonroof. But while the Ascent offers only one standard engine, the Atlas offers an available 3.6-liter V6 engine. In addition, you'll only get rain-sensing windshield wipers on the Atlas. Want a better view of your surroundings? Choose the Atlas, the only one of the two that offers an available Overhead View Camera.

Why not try the Atlas today? We'll have one waiting for you here at Steve White Volkswagen.

If you’re interested in becoming the proud owner of a 2021 Volkswagen Atlas, give us a call, or stop by our dealership at 100 Duvall Drive, Greenville, SC 29607 for a test drive today. We look forward to serving our customers from Asheville, NC, and Columbia, Spartanburg, Anderson, SC, and throughout the Upstate.