Volkswagen has announced that the 2018 VW Atlas has received a top 5-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The 2018 Atlas joins the list of VW models that have 5-star NHTSA ratings, that includes the Golf, Jetta, Passat and Beetle Coupe.

2018 VW Atlas NHTSA

NHTSA provides crash ratings for front, side, and rollover crash safety tests.

“The Volkswagen Atlas is designed for the modern American family,” said Hendrik Muth, Senior Vice President, Product Marketing and Strategy. “There’s nothing more important than keeping your family safe and the Atlas is engineered to help do that with excellent structural integrity and numerous available safety and driver assistance features.”

2018 VW Atlas NHTSA

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