If you’re the parent of a growing family, an active outdoor enthusiast, a person who works out of your car, or an individual who travels with passengers regularly, you probably need more from your car than the “average Joe” requires. More specifically, you might need more seating, additional cargo space, and more standard features.

If you want all those things and more, you may be interested in a three-row SUV. If you’ve researched this automotive class recently, then you know it’s highly competitive and it includes some tough competitors. Two of the segment’s leading contenders are the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2019 Subaru Ascent.

Being Volkswagen dealers in Maryland, we know it can be difficult to choose a three-row SUV. Luckily, the editors at Cars.com have made making a choice between the Volkswagen Atlas and the Subaru Ascent easy by conducting a head-to-head comparison to determine which SUV ranked highest in accordance with a long list of criteria. The specific models that were evaluated were the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas SEL and the 2019 Subaru Ascent Touring.

When you visit our Volkswagen dealership near Columbia, MD, we’ll explain that the new Volkswagen Atlas outdid its rival in several key areas of the evaluation. These areas include the following:

·         Front Seat Comfort

·         Second Row Comfort

·         Third Row Comfort

·         Cargo Storage

·         In-Cabin Storage

·         Handling

·         Powertrain

·         Car Seat Fitment

·         Worth the Money

When Cars.com’s editors were done with their comparison, the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas ended up with a cumulative score that was higher than what the Subaru Ascent earned, which made the new Volkswagen Atlas the overall victor.

To see why the editors at Cars.com declared the 2018 VW Atlas the winner of their evaluation, visit Heritage Volkswagen Catonsville to take this SUV for a test drive today!

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