2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs 2019 Nissan Pathfinder

Since its introduction last year, the Volkswagen Atlas has been butting a lot of heads, being pitted against other established SUV competitors. We’ve covered some of its competition in previous installments of Atlas comparison pages. However, for the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas we’ve chosen a new model for it to face off against. It’s the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas vs the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder!

Like the 2019 VW Atlas, the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder is a full-size SUV with up to 7 passenger seating. Additionally, it has similar ratings in terms of engine power, price, and other important factors. However, to find out the true victor, we’ll have to explore these specs and features in further detail. Let’s being our comparison of the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas and the 2019 Nissan Pathfinder!

2019 Volkswagen Atlas


2019 Nissan Pathfinder

3.6L V6 Engine

V6 Engine Option 3.5L V6 Engine
276 hp / 266 lb-ft Horsepower / Torque 284 hp / 259 lb-ft
96.8 ft3 Maximum Cargo Capacity 79.5 ft3
$30,895 Starting MSRP $31,430


2019 Volkswagen Atlas Orwigsburg, PA

Both SUV models perform impressively. However, we’d give the edge to the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas. The 2019 Nissan Pathfinder has a bit more power with its standard V6 engine, but the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas has far more cargo space while coming at a lower starting price. Additionally, as a relatively new model, the Volkswagen Atlas is packed with convenience features, such as:

  • Overhead View Camera
  • Volkswagen Digital Cockpit
  • Remote Start
  • Park Distance Control
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Fender® Premium Audio
  • Driver Personalization Profiles
  • 17 Cupholders
  • Climatronic® 3-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • VW Car-Net® Guide & Inform
  • Pedestrian Monitoring
  • And More!

To learn more about the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, or to schedule a test drive, please contact us. You can reach our staff online, by phone, or in person. The J. Bertolet Volkswagen dealership is located in Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania within Schuylkill County. Call today and find a Volkswagen for you to love!