2022 Volkswagen Atlas

midsize SUV / 4-door SUV

Crash avoidance & mitigation

Front crash prevention: vehicle-to-pedestrian
Standard system
Basic

Key

  • G
    Good
  • A
    Acceptable
  • M
    Marginal
  • P
    Poor
  • Superior
  • Advanced
  • Basic

Some ratings use a scale of Poor to Good. Others range from Basic to Superior.

Front crash prevention: vehicle-to-pedestrian

Trim level(s)

  • All trims

System details

  • Front Assist (with Autonomous Emergency Braking and Pedestrian Monitoring)

Overall evaluation

Applies to 2021-22 models

Basic
Basic

Crossing child

  • In the 12 mph IIHS test, this vehicle nearly avoided a collision.
  • In the 25 mph IIHS test, impact speed was reduced by 5 mph.

Crossing adult

  • In the 12 mph IIHS test, this vehicle avoided a collision.
  • In the 25 mph IIHS test, impact speed was reduced by 16 mph.

Parallel adult

  • In the 25 mph IIHS test, this vehicle failed to slow.
  • In the 37 mph IIHS test, this vehicle failed to slow. A warning was issued 0 seconds before impact.

How front crash prevention is evaluated