2018 VW Atlas vs 2018 Buick Enclave

Yellow 2018 VW Atlas and Grey 2018 Buick Enclave side by side

Whether it comes down to performance, capability or even price, it takes a lot for an SUV to stand above the rest. However, even through the crowded SUV segment, two fan-favorites such as the Volkswagen Atlas and Buick Enclave shine. To assist you on your car buying search, we wanted to offer a look at a few of the key differences between the 2018 VW Atlas vs the 2018 Buick Enclave.

When taking a look at the two models, there are a lot of similarities. However, drivers will surely notice the price difference between the two, as the new Atlas is much more affordable than Buick's Enclave. The Atlas is also more fuel efficient, with a standard fuel economy rating of 22 city/26 highway/24 combined mpg.

2018 VW Atlas


2018 Buick Enclave

$30,750 Starting MSRP $39,995
24 Combined MPG 21
7 Seats 7
154 cu.ft Passenger Volume 154 cu.ft

Driver Assistance Features in the 2018 VW Atlas

Whether its friends or family, oftentimes drivers of SUVs will be traveling with multiple other passengers. Because of this, Volkswagen goes the extra mile to make the new Atlas incredibly safe thanks to its widely available driver assistance features. In fact, many of the technologies available with the new VW SUV include Front Assist, Pedestrian Monitoring, the Blind Sport Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Lane Assist, Park Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, Park Pilot, Area View, Light Assist and more.

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2018 VW Atlas vs the 2018 Buick Enclave, be sure to contact us at Donaldsons Volkswagen. You can also discover more about the exciting new SUV by following our blog or by scheduling a test drive and getting behind the wheel of the Atlas yourself.