2022 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Towing Capacity

October 22nd, 2021 by
2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Driving

The Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport is a popular midsize SUV that offers strong performance and an excellent towing capacity for your West Des Moines adventures. For its 2022 model year, the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport towing capacity reaches 5,000 pounds! Meaning you can pull trailers, boats, and other equipment with ease. Learn more about the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport towing capacity and engine specs with Lithia Volkswagen of Des Moines below, then contact our team to arrange a time for a test drive!

2022 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Engine Power

The 2022 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport configurations offer two engine options that Urbandale drivers can choose from, both of which can be equipped for towing. You’ll need the V6 engine to get the full 5,000 pounds of towing capacity, but you’ll also enjoy other upgraded engine specs. Let’s explore the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport engine power options:

Starting Engine: 2.0L Turbo

  • 235 hp
  • 258 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® Sport Mode
  • 2,000 pounds max towing

Engine Upgrade: 3.6L V6 Engine

  • 276 hp
  • 266 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission with Tiptronic® Sport Mode
  • 5,000 pounds max towing capacity

2022 Atlas Cross Sport Towing Accessories and Features

In addition to offering strong engine performance for your towing needs, the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport also offers a suite of features to upgrade your Des Moines commute. Combine the right Atlas Cross Sport towing accessories with enhanced performance features, and you’re getting a truly impressive SUV:

  • Factory-installed tow hitch
  • Start-Stop System
  • 4MOTION® with Active Control Drive Mode selection, with snow mode, on-road mode, off-road mode, and off-road custom mode
  • Rear View Camera System
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Driving assistance features like Lane Assist, Area View, Park Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind Spot Monitor, and more!

It’s the combination of engine power and performance technology that makes the 2022 Atlas Cross Sport and the Volkswagen Atlas some of the strongest and most popular SUVs in their class. Visit our showroom today to see why so many drivers chose the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport every year!

Test Drive a 2022 Atlas Cross Sport at Lithia Volkswagen of Des Moines

When you’re ready to see all the power, capability, and features the 2022 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport has to offer, visit our Johnston showroom for a test drive! Our friendly team will help you find the right Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport model for your commute and towing needs and we’ll help you save with our new vehicle specials. Sit down with our finance team today to take home a new Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport!

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