2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion MPG and Fuel Economy

On this page, you will find a complete guide to the miles per gallon and fuel efficiency data for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion.

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion has 2 model options: Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L and Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.6 L.

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Small Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD car class.

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.6 L runs on regular gasoline and is in the Small Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD car class.

🛣 How Many Miles per Gallon (MPG) Does a 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion Get?

Across all models, the combined average MPG for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion is 21 miles per gallon.

The table below breaks down the MPG for each model option:

Model Option Combined MPG City MPG Highway MPG
Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 20 24
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.6 L 19 17 23

💵 What is the Average Yearly Fuel Cost for a 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion?

The average fuel costs for all models of the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion is $3,075.

The average fuel costs have been estimated by government regulators based on 15,000 miles driven per year, using regular gasoline, and a split of 55% city driving and 45% highway driving.

Comparing a 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion to an average vehicle over 5 years, you will spend $3,875 more on fuel.

The table below shows the fuel costs and 5-year save/spend for each model option:

Model Option Fuel Cost 5-Year Save/Spend
Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L $2,850 spend $2,750 more
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.6 L $3,300 spend $5,000 more

🛢 How Many Barrels of Petroleum Does a 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion Consume?

Across all models, the average number barrels of petroleum that the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion will consume in one year is 15 barrels.

The majority of the world's petroleum is sourced from countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, and the United States.

Model Option Barrels
Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L 14
Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.6 L 16

💨 How Many Grams of CO2 Does a 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion Emit?

The 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion will emit an average of about 6,577,500 grams of CO2 per year.

🌳 To help you understand the impact of this, a normal tree will absorb around 21,000 grams of CO2 per year. This means that roughly 224 trees would be needed to offset emissions from the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion.

Overview

The tables below cover all of the miles per gallon, engine specifications, and emission details we have for the 2 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion model options.

Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion Automatic (S8) 4-cyl, 2.0 L:

City MPG 20
Highway MPG 24
Combined MPG 22
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $2,750
Fuel Cost $2,850
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 14
Grams of CO2 6,195,000
Trees Needed to Offset 295
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 4
Transmission Automatic (S8)
Vehicle Class Small Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD
Start/Stop? Yes
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? Yes

Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.6 L

The table below contains all of the details we have for the 2021 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport 4motion Automatic (S8) 6-cyl, 3.6 L:

City MPG 17
Highway MPG 23
Combined MPG 19
Save/Spend vs Average Car Spend $5,000
Fuel Cost $3,300
Fuel Type 1 Regular
Barrels of Petroleum 16
Grams of CO2 6,960,000
Trees Needed to Offset 331
Drive All-Wheel Drive
Cylinders 6
Transmission Automatic (S8)
Vehicle Class Small Sport Utility Vehicle 4WD
Start/Stop? Yes
Supercharged? No
Turbocharged? No

Disclaimer

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