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2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport vs 2020 Mazda CX-5 

Do you want a compact SUV that has the capabilities to handle your adventures? Take a look at the wonderful 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport, with its high-level utility, off-road prowess, a roomy and functional cabin, state-of-the-art technologies, robust engine options, and a wealth of premium features. See how the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport outshines the compact SUV competition in this 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport vs 2020 Mazda CX-5 comparison.  

The cost of keeping a vehicle well-maintained can really add up over the long haul. However, Volkswagen makes this a more financially feasible proposition for the 2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport with its free scheduled maintenance for the first 2-years/20,000-miles of vehicle ownership. The 2020 Mazda CX-5 doesn’t offer a free scheduled maintenance plan. Also, the Atlas Cross Sport has the backing of a 4-years/50,000-miles basic warranty, compared to 3-years/36,000-miles for the CX-5. 

Compare the 2020 Atlas Cross Sport and 2020 Mazda CX-5 

On the performance front, the standard 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine in the Atlas Cross Sport generates 237 horsepower, compared to 187-hp for the standard 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine in the CX-5. The available 3.6-liter V6 engine in the Atlas Cross Sport doles out 276 horsepower, compared to 250 horsepower for the available 2.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine in the CX-5. Additional performance advantages for the Atlas Cross Sport include larger wheels, a longer wheelbase, and a wider track width, as well as a higher minimum ground clearance for greater off-road capabilities. Also, the Atlas Cross Sport can tow up to 5,000 pounds, compared to just 2,000 pounds for the CX-5. 

The Atlas Cross Sport is the more spacious SUV, with a total passenger volume of 112 cu-ft, compared to 103.6 cu-ft for the CX-5. You’ll also have access to more storage space with the Atlas Cross Sport, which has a maximum cargo capacity of 77.8 cu-ft, compared to 59.6 cu-ft for the CX-5. 

Are you looking for a compact SUV in the South Bay of Los Angeles? Get the 2020 VW Atlas Cross Sport at Pacific Volkswagen! 

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Front view of grey 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
Steering wheel, gauges, and touchscreen in 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport
A woman walking by a grey 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport