Volkswagen Atlas 4motion Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Volkswagen has manufactured models of Atlas 4motion for 2 years. They average 19.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2019 Atlas 4motion above average at 19 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2019 Atlas 4motion to be $2,050 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $3,000 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Atlas 4motion consumes about 17 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Atlas 4motion emits 461 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 6,915,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 329 trees would offset these emissions. The Atlas 4motion has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 Volkswagen Atlas 4motion 19 23 17
2018 Volkswagen Atlas 4motion 19 23 17

MPG breakdown by model options

The Volkswagen Atlas 4motion has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2018. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 Automatic (S8), 6-cyl, 3.6 L 19 23 17
2018 Automatic (S8), 6-cyl, 3.6 L 19 23 17