2019 Honda Passport vs 2019 Volkswagen Atlas

The 2019 Honda Passport and the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas are two of the most recent entrants in the modern SUV segment. But what are the major differences between both vehicles? To compare the 2019 Honda Passport vs the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas, we’ve broken down what the highest trim level of each SUV has to offer. The 2019 Honda Passport Elite is available for a starting MSRP of $43,680,* while the 2019 Atlas SEL Premium’s starting MSRP is $48.395. The powertrain found in the 2019 Passport Elite is a 3.5-liter V6 engine which produces 280 horsepower. In comparison, the 2019 Volkswagen Atlas SEL Premium comes equipped with a less-powerful 3.6-liter V6 engine with an output of 276 horsepower.

2019 Honda Passport Elite (AWD)


2019 Volkswagen Atlas

$43,680 Starting MSRP $48,395
280 Maximum Horsepower 276
19/24/21 miles per gallon** Fuel Economy (Cty/Hwy/Combined)** 17/23/19 miles per gallon
39.6 in. Rear Leg Room 37.6 in.

2019 Honda Passport Mileage

In terms of fuel economy, the 2019 Honda Passport Elite features favorable ratings compared to the 2019 Atlas. The 2019 Passport received fuel economy ratings of 19 mpg (city), 24 mpg (highway) and 21 mpg (combined city/highway).** The 2019 Atlas is less efficient, receiving ratings of only 17 mpg (city) and 23 mpg (highway), for a combined efficiency rating of 19 mpg. In addition to the Elite trim, the 2019 Honda Passport is also offered in Sport, EX-L and Touring trim levels. All-wheel drive comes standard in the Elite and is available for the other three trims as well. *MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $1,045.00 destination charge, options and accessories. Dealers set own prices. **Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-package/condition, and other factors.
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