2018 Volkswagen Atlas vs. 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee


Shopping for a new SUV? The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee are likely on your list of vehicles to check out. The Atlas outpaces the Grand Cherokee in the following categories:

  • Stronger fuel economy in the city
  • Room for up to 7 passengers
  • More space for cargo

Save Money on Fuel Costs

When figuring out the cost of a new SUV, it’s important to consider how much you’ll spend on fuel. The 2018 Volkswagen Atlas uses a 4-cylinder engine in the base trim, and it gets better overall fuel economy than the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the 2018 Honda Pilot:

2018 Volkswagen Atlas 2.0T S

  • Fuel Economy (City): 22 mpg*
  • Fuel Economy (Highway): 26 mpg*
  • Fuel Economy (Combined): 24 mpg*

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo

  • Fuel Economy (City): 19 mpg
  • Fuel Economy (Highway): 26 mpg
  • Fuel Economy (Combined): 21 mpg

Step Inside the Atlas

An SUV that can carry up to 7 is a smart choice for large families near Evanston, IL. Luckily, the well-reviewed Atlas has more room for cargo and passengers than the Grand Cherokee:

2018 Volkswagen Atlas

  • Max. Passenger Capacity: 7
  • Max. Cargo Room: 96.8 cubic feet

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee

  • Max. Passenger Capacity: 5
  • Max. Cargo Room: 68.3 cubic feet

Find the Three-Row Atlas in Glenview, IL

See the difference in person. Test drive the Volkswagen Atlas at Jennings Volkswagen today! We’re happy to offer low-interest car loans even if you have a bad credit or no credit. Contact us today to learn more about our full lineup of Volkswagen vehicles. We can even help you compare the Volkswagen Atlas to the Ford Explorer.