Volkswagen Atlas received a special version of Basecamp for extreme sports

Volkswagen Atlas received a special version of Basecamp for extreme sports

April 13, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The model’s public debut will take place at the New York Auto Show on April 17, 2019. A distinctive feature of the special version will be staffing equipment with special equipment for mountain bikes.

Soon, Volkswagen will launch a new special version of the large Atlas SUV. Novelty called Basecamp is designed for lovers of extreme mountain biking. In addition to the features of the car, the model received a special travel trailer with a cargo compartment, a folding awning, a gas stove, a sink, a refrigerator, a propane tank, a toilet and a hot shower.

The extreme Atlas differs from the standard version of a retuned suspension with increased 38 mm ground clearance, extra roof rack for bicycles, extra optics, and 17-inch alloy wheels with off-road tires.

As a power unit under the hood will hide 3.6-liter naturally aspirated engine, capable of developing up to 280 horsepower. In tandem with him will offer only an automatic transmission in eight gears and all-wheel drive system.

Volkswagen Atlas Basecamp debut next week at the next New York Motor Show. Cost is not reported yet.