NHTSA Awards 5-Star Safety Rating to the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas

In mid-September, Volkswagen of America, Inc., announced that the 2018 Volkswagen Atlas seven-passenger SUV had received a 5-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This means that the all-new 2018 Atlas SUV, Jetta, Jetta GLI, Passat and Golf family have all been granted an overall 5-star safety rating, while the Atlas was also chosen as a 2017 Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

The Atlas SUV boasts a comprehensive assortment of passive and active safety systems, including six standard airbags. As a matter of fact, the Atlas meets or exceeds all current safety regulations, and is the only vehicle in its class to feature Automatic Post-Collision Braking System -- which comes standard on all models.

The Atlas offers such available driver assistance features as Forward Collision Warning and Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Monitoring, Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning, Overhead View Camera, Parking Steering Assist and Park Distance Control with Maneuver Braking.

In a press release, Hendrik Muth, Senior Vice President, Product Marketing and Strategy, declared, "The Volkswagen Atlas is designed for the modern American family. There’s nothing more important than keeping your family safe and the Atlas is engineered to help do that with excellent structural integrity and numerous available safety and driver assistance features."

To speak with a member of our team and experience the 2018 Atlas SUV for yourself, contact Volkswagen of Beaumont.


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