Volkswagen Atlas vs. GMC Acadia

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$30,750
$29,000

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
235 hp
193 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L TSI I
2.5L DOHC 4

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
41 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.3 in.
40.3 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
37.6 in.
39.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.4 in.
39.6 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional

AC

AC

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
7
7

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P245/60HR18
P245/65R17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.3 in.
112.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.1 ft.
38.7 ft.

Width

Width
78.3 in.
193.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
235 hp
3956 lbs.

Torque

Torque
258 ft. lbs.
193 hp

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
2000 lbs.
188 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
200 lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
4 Cylinder

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
18.6 gal.
19 gal.

Combined

Combined
24 mpg
24 mpg

City

City
22 mpg
21 mpg

Highway

Highway
26 mpg
26 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Volkswagen Atlas
GMC Acadia

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
4 Door

Body Code

Body Code
S
Front Wheel Drive

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7
7

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
24 mpg.
143.8 ft³.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
22 mpg.
3956 lbs.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 mpg.
7.7

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
23 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
21 mpg.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
2000 lbs.
26 mpg.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
200 lbs.
LCV

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
2000 lbs.
Gas I4

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
2.5L/150

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/121
Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
M2D

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.59
4.584

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
2.964

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95
1.912

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.43
1.446

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.21
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.746

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.99
2.94

Trans PTO Access

Trans PTO Access
No
3.87

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
None
150

Transfer Case Power Take Off

Transfer Case Power Take Off
No
MacPherson Strut

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.3
Multi-Link

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
None
QML

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
QML

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
P245/65R17

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
P245/65R17

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Independent
17 x 7.5 in.

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.60
17 x 7.5 in.

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.60
Aluminum

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/60HR18
Aluminum

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/60HR18
Electric Rack & Pinion

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
38.7 ft.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
N/A ft.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
Pwr

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
4-Wheel

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Yes

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Yes

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
12.6 x 1.9 in.

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
12.4 x 0.9 in.

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.1 ft.
19 gal.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
40.3 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
41 in.

Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel
59.4 in.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
55.7 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
39.6 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.2 in.
39.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.2 in.
58.7 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18.6 gal.
53.3 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.3 in.
37.2 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.5 in.
31.1 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
61.5 in.
54.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
58.2 in.
42.9 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.4 in.
112.5 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
37.6 in.
193.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
60.8 in.
75.4 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
58 in.
66 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
38.3 in.
64.5 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
33.7 in.
64.5 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
54.9 in.
7.20 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
45.1 in.
79 ft³.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
117.3 in.
41.7 ft³.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
78.3 in.
12.8 ft³.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
70 in.
Acadia

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
67.2 in.
Intermediate Sport Utility

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
67.8 in.
Sport Utility

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
96.8 ft³.
2.5

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
55.5 ft³.
DOHC

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
20.6 ft³.
aluminum

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81
4

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
4