Compare Toyota Highlander Hybrid vs Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport

Toyota Highlander Hybrid
2021 Toyota Highlander Hybrid
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$38,410
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
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$30,855
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.1
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Overview

Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Hybrid
Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 36 MPG
Hwy: 35 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 21 MPG
Hwy: 24 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
17.1 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18.6 gallons
Seating Capacity
8 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Hybrid
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
186 hp @ 6000 rpm
235 hp @ 4500 rpm
Torque
175 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
258 lb-ft @ 1600 rpm
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
8-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
37.4 ft
40.5 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x 8"
Rear Wheel Size
18" x 8"
18" x 8"

Suspension

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

Tires

Front Tire
P235/65VR18
P245/60TR18
Rear Tire
P235/65VR18
P245/60TR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
36 MPG
22 MPG
City
36 MPG
21 MPG
Highway
35 MPG
24 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.0 Tons/yr
8.1 (2020) Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
17.1 gallons
18.6 gallons
Cruising Range City
615.6 miles
390.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
598.5 miles
446.4 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
194.9 in
195.5 in
Height
68.1 in
67.8 in
Max Width
76 in
78.4 in
Front Width
65.3 in
67 in
Rear Width
65.4 in
67.6 in
Wheelbase
112.2 in
117.3 in
Ground Clearance
8 in
8 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
8 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42 in
41.6 in
Front Seat Headroom
41.2 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
59 in
61.5 in
Front Seat Hip Room
57.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
41 in
40.4 in
Rear Seat Headroom
39.4 in
37.8 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
58.7 in
60.6 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
57 in
N/A
Third Row Leg Room
27.7 in
N/A
Third Row Headroom
36.1 in
N/A
Third Row Shoulder Room
55 in
N/A
Third Row Hip Room
45.6 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
4,330 lbs
4,103 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity
3,500 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
84.3 ft³
77.8 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
48.4 ft³
40.3 ft³
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
16 ft³
40.3 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Blizzard Pearl
  • Blueprint
  • Celestial Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Gray Metallic
  • Midnight Black Metallic
  • Moon Dust
  • Opulent Amber
  • Ruby Flare Pearl
  • Deep Black Pearl
  • Platinum Gray Metallic
  • Pure White
  • Pyrite Silver Metallic
  • Tourmaline Blue Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Graphite, Fabric Seat Trim
  • Titan Black, Cloth Seating Surfaces

Features and Options

Infotainment

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

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Standard
Not Available
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Standard
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Not Available
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / 100,000 Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
4 Years / 50,000 Miles
Hybrid/Electric Components
8 Years / 100,000 Miles
N/A
Maintenance
2 Years / 25,000 Miles
2 Years / 20,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
2 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles