Post Profile

The Name Game: Volkswagen’s Manly Crossover Hero is Called ‘Atlas’

A figure of Greek mythology with very strong back muscles will find his name plastered on Volkswagen’s upcoming three-row crossover. According to Automobilwoche, German affiliate of Automotive News, Volkswagen has decided to name their high-hopes, Chattanooga-built model the Atlas. The name conjures up many things, and many manly things — ideal for a broad-shouldered, seven-passenger crossover.
read more


Related Posts

New Fisker’s Tesla Model S rival will use batteries made with graphene

Vehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Henrik Fisker on Tuesday launched a new car brand called Fisker, the name the Danish designer and entrepreneur used for his previous car brand, the failed Fisker Automotive. Whereas Fisker Automotive focused on extended-range electr...

Nissan-Renault & Daimler partnership remains strong

Vehicles / Cars : Car Advice

With Suzuki and Volkswagen suing each other over a failed alliance, all eyes are on the Nissan-Renault and Daimler partnership, which represents yet another affiliation between a Japanese and German brand. Speaking to the automotive...

Volkswagen Bringing Aggressive Crossover Styling To USDM Market

Vehicles / Automotive Industry News : The Truth About Cars

Feeling its style isn’t metal as it could be, Volkswagen is unleashing a more aggressive language for its upcoming compact and midsize crossovers. Automotive News reports the crossovers’ styling will take cues from the T-Roc and Cro...

Volkswagen's New SUV Gets The Most Appropriate Name Ever

Vehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Volkswagen has spent the past few years teasing similar-looking large crossover SUV concepts with names like CrossBlue and CrossCoupe GTE, but when that crossover goes to production it will apparently get a much more realistic name:...

VW reportedly chooses the name Atlas for its new crossover

Vehicles / Automotive Industry News : Autoblog

At least it's not going to be called a Toadamander or some other silly amalgamation, right? Continue reading VW reportedly chooses the name Atlas for its new crossover VW reportedly chooses the name Atlas for its new crossover origi...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC