Atlas vs. Pilot

2021 Volkswagen Atlas


2021 Honda Pilot

Starting MSRP


12-Volt DC Power Outlet

96.8 cu.ft.

Maximum Cargo Volume

83.9 cu.ft.
154 cu.ft.

Passenger Volume

153 cu.ft.


Not Available
4 years/50,000 miles

New Vehicle Limited Warranty

3 years/36,000 miles

SUV Showdown: Volkswagen Atlas vs. Honda Pilot

Have you been trying to locate a Volkswagen Atlas for sale? Or maybe you’re more inclined to sign up for a Volkswagen Atlas lease. Either way, you’d be making a great choice. The quality, precision engineering, the sleek, attractive lines, and the cavernous Volkswagen Atlas interior all combine to make this amazing SUV a fine addition to any Irvine driveway. But how does it stack up against the competition? We think the Atlas stands head and shoulders above any other vehicle in its class. To prove it to you, we’ve put together the detailed, side by side, base-model 2021 Volkswagen Atlas vs. Honda Pilot comparison below.

2021 Volkswagen Atlas vs. Honda Pilot: Cost

The Atlas is the better deal here, with a lower MSRP. That would be reflected in a Volkswagen Atlas lease payment as well. Of course, check out our VW South Coast specials to make sure you’re getting the best deal on a Volkswagen Atlas for sale anywhere in the Costa Mesa area. Here are the starting MSRPs for the Atlas and the Pilot:

  • 2021 Volkswagen Atlas S FWD – $31,545 
  • 2021 Honda Pilot LX FWD – $32,250

2021 Volkswagen Atlas vs. Honda Pilot: Warranty

You can tell how much a manufacturer believes in their vehicle by how long they’re willing to cover it. Every Volkswagen Atlas for sale comes with a generous 4 year/50,000 mile warranty, which is a year longer than the Honda warranty.

2021 Volkswagen Atlas vs. Honda Pilot: Interior Space

The Volkswagen Atlas interior has much more space for your cargo than the Honda Pilot. Your passengers will have more room as well. Here are the specs:

2021 Volkswagen Atlas Interior Space

  • Maximum Cargo Volume – 96.8 cubic feet
  • Passenger Volume – 154 cubic feet

2021 Honda Pilot Interior Space

  • Maximum Cargo Volume – 83.9 cubic feet
  • Passenger Volume – 153 cubic feet

Check Out the Volkswagen Atlas at Volkswagen South Coast of Santa Ana

Whether you’re ready to buy or would rather sign up for a Volkswagen Atlas lease, we make it easy for you to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle. You can even apply for financing online. Our dealership is conveniently located near Orange, but you can also browse our entire inventory from the comfort of your own home! So, contact us today to learn more about this model, the VW Atlas configurations, our VW Atlas lease deals, or our used VW Atlas inventory. Want to go more in-depth right now? Check out the VW Atlas towing, VW Atlas interior, or compare the VW Atlas vs. Kia Telluride

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