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Ford Flex
2019 Ford Flex
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Nissan Pathfinder
2020 Nissan Pathfinder
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Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
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Overview

Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 16 MPG
Hwy: 23 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 27 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
19.5 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
7 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
3.5-liter V6 Gas
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
287 hp @ 6500 rpm
284 hp @ 6400 rpm
235 hp @ 4500 rpm
Torque
254 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
259 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,439 lbs
4,293 lbs
4,103 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
2,000 lbs
6,000 lbs
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
19 MPG
23 MPG
22 MPG
City
16 MPG
20 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
23 MPG
27 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.2 Tons/yr
7.8 Tons/yr
8.1 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
19.5 gallons
18.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
297.6 miles
390 miles
390.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
427.8 miles
526.5 miles
446.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
N/A
198.5 in
195.5 in
Height
68 in
69.5 in
67.8 in
Max Width
75.9 in
77.3 in
78.4 in
Front Width
65.4 in
65.7 in
67 in
Rear Width
65.4 in
65.7 in
67.6 in
Wheelbase
117.9 in
114.2 in
117.3 in
Ground Clearance
5.9 in
7 in
8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
7 seater
7 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
40.8 in
42.2 in
41.6 in
Front Seat Headroom
41.8 in
42.2 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
58.4 in
60.9 in
61.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
55.5 in
56.8 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
44.3 in
41.7 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
40.5 in
39.4 in
37.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.1 in
60.4 in
60.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
55 in
56 in
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
33.3 in
30.7 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
38.7 in
37.8 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
50.8 in
57.1 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
41.1 in
42 in
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
83.2 ft³
79.5 ft³
77.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
43.2 ft³
47.4 ft³
40.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
20 ft³
16.2 ft³
40.3 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
40.7 ft
38.7 ft
40.5 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
N/A
N/A
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
17" x 7.5"
18" x 7.5"
18" x 8"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P235/60TR17
P235/65TR18
P245/60TR18
Rear Tire
P235/60TR17
P235/65TR18
P245/60TR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black
  • Blue Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic
  • Oxford White
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Caspian Blue Metallic
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Magnetic Black Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Tourmaline Blue Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

N/A
  • Charcoal, Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Optional
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Not Available
Standard
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Power Driver Seat
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Rear A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Seatbelt Air Bag
Optional
Not Available
Not Available

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Maintenance
N/A
N/A
2 Years / 20,000 Miles