Comparison - Land Rover Discovery Sport P250 S 2021 - vs - Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport SEL 2020

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Average Price: 
$
41,900
Updated: 
15 Mar 2021
$
41,445
Updated: 
13 Oct 2019
Car Type: 
SUV
SUV
Drive Type: 
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive
Year: 
2021
2020
Total Seating: 
5
5
Transmission: 
9-speed Automatic
8-speed Shiftable Automatic
Bluetooth: 
yes
yes
Heated seats: 
no
yes
Navigation: 
yes
yes
Doors: 
4
5
Fuel Tank Capacity: 
17.70gals
Exterior Colors: 
Color: 
Santorini Black Metallic
#12140F
Fuji White
#FAFAFA
Carpathian Grey Premium Metallic
#3C3E44
Silicon Silver Premium Metallic
#9F9E9C
Hakuba Silver Metallic
#F7F7F7
Namib Orange Premium Metallic
#A24928
Eiger Grey Metallic
#BDBAAF
Portofino Blue Metallic
#414E69
Byron Blue Metallic
#989BA9
Firenze Red Metallic
#64191E
Yulong White Metallic
#D2D4D8
Color: 
Deep black pearl
#000000
Platinum Gray Metallic
#686C6F
Tourmaline blue metallic
#063956
Aurora Red metallic
#D60118
Pure Gray
#9B9B9B
Pyrite Silver metallic
#9E9E98
Pacific Blue Metallic
#016BA6
Pure White
#FFFFFF

Expert Reviews

Expert reviews: 

The 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport comes with all wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 9-speed automatic.New infotainment system with over-the-air update capability.Surround-view camera system is standard..Base and R Dynamic HSE trim levels dropped.

PROS
Above-average off-road and all-weather capabilities
Available third-row seating
Plenty of passenger and cargo space
Quiet and smooth ride

CONS
Seats may be too big for smaller drivers
More powerful engine upgrade no longer offered

By: 
edmunds.com

The junior Discovery model receives Land Rover's new Pivi Pro infotainment system that launched on the 2020 Defender. The new system boasts a simplified menu structure as well as over-the-air update capability. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are now standard across the lineup. Buyers can augment the Discovery Sport's new infotainment system with the optional Online Pack package, which adds a Wi-Fi hotspot, embedded Spotify music service, and a wireless smartphone charging pad.

PROS
Distinguished appearance,
rugged off-road capability,
roomy interior with optional third row.

CONS
Sluggish turbo-four,
thirsty for the go-juice,
not as luxurious as its Land-Rover siblings.

By: 
caranddriver.com

New for the 2021 Land Rover Discovery Sport is Standard Pivi Pro infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay,Standard traffic sign recognition and surround-view parking camera system and Fewer trim levels.

PROS
Great off-road capability
User-friendly infotainment system
Roomy cabin with cushy second-row seats

CONS
Lackluster engine
Unrefined ride
Below-average fuel economy

By: 
usnews.com

The Atlas Cross Sport is a stylish mid-size two-row SUV, but it's too similar to its three-row namesake to stand out from the crowd.

Pros
Spunky styling,
tons of available features,
roomy interior.

Cons
Ho-hum driving dynamics,
truncated cargo space,
shorter powertrain warranty than main rivals.

By: 
caranddriver.com

The 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport comes with front wheel drive, and all wheel drive. Available transmissions include: 8-speed shiftable automatic.All-new two-row midsize SUV based on the popular three-row Atlas.Introduces the first generation of the Atlas Cross Sport.

Pros
Spacious interior with straightforward cabin design
Good combination of athletic handling and everyday comfort
Stylish exterior design

Cons
Not very quick to accelerate, even with the optional V6
Lower fuel economy than some competitors

By: 
edmunds.com

The 2021 VW Atlas is a competent family hauler that assimilates into the daily routine without fuss.

Pros
Plenty of space
Good warranty
Good tech
Relative value among competitors
Solid powertrains

Cons
A little boring
Base touchscreen is on the small side
Not fuel-efficient
Cross Sport gets lost

By: 
thecarconnection.com

Fuel

Fuel Type: 
Regular Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Economy City USA: 
19.00mpg
18.00mpg
Fuel Economy HWY: 
23.00mpg
23.00mpg
Engine type: 
Petrol/Gas
Petrol/Gas

Engine and Performance

Valves: 
16
16
Cylinders: 
4
Inline
4
Inline
Engine Size/Displacement: 
2.00L
2.00L
Torque: 
269ft-lbs
at 1 400rpm
258ft-lbs
at 1 600rpm
Horsepower: 
246hp
at 5 500rpm
235hp
at 4 500rpm
Cam Type: 
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Double overhead cam (DOHC)
Turning Circle: 
38.70Feet

Convenience

Cruise Control: 
yes
yes
Door Pockets: 
yes
yes
Cupholders: 
yes
yes
Overhead console: 
yes
yes
Seatback Storage: 
yes
yes
Power Steering: 
yes
yes
Parking sensors: 
yes
yes
Steering Wheel Tilt: 
yes
yes
Telescopic steering wheel: 
yes
yes
Rear View Camera: 
yes
yes
Front view Camera: 
yes
no
Side view Camera: 
yes
no
On steering wheel: 
Transmission, Cruise And Audio Controls On Steering Wheel
Audio And Cruise Controls On Steering Wheel
More in Convenience: 
traffic-sign recognition
Leather Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Universal Remote Transmitter (For Garage Door, Security System, Etc.)
Leather Steering Wheel
Keyless Ignition
Heated Steering Wheel

Exterior Dimensions

Length: 
181.00in
195.50in
Width: 
75.00in
78.30in
Height: 
68.00in
67.70in
Ground Clearance: 
8.30in
Wheel Base: 
107.90in
117.30in

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room: 
39.50
Rear Head Room: 
38.70
Front Leg Room: 
39.10in
Rear leg room: 
38.10in
40.40in
Front Shoulder Room: 
57.30in
Rear Shoulder room: 
55.90in

Weights and capacites

Cargo Capacity: 
77.80cu.ft
Maximum Towing Capacity un-break: 
4409lbs
2000lbs
Cargo Capacity with Seats in Place: 
32.70cu.ft
40.30cu.ft
Angle of Approach: 
22.90degrees
Angle of Departure: 
28.30degrees
Curb Weight: 
4035.00lbs

Instruments

External Temperature Display: 
no
yes
Clock: 
yes
yes
Trip computer: 
yes
yes
Techometer: 
yes
yes
Compass: 
no
yes

Power Features

Power windows: 
yes
yes
Remote Keyless doors: 
yes
yes
More Power Features: 
4 One-Touch Power Windows
Heated Mirrors
Hands-Free Entry
Reverse Tilt Passenger Only Provides Curb View When Vehicle In Reverse
Heated Mirrors

Seats

Rear Seat Collapsible: 
yes
yes
Front Seats Features: 
Bucket Front Seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
8 -Way Power Driver Seat
Passenger Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Leather
Bucket front seats
Height Adjustable Passenger Seat
8 -Way Power Passenger Seat
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Multi-Level Heating Passenger Seat
Driver Seat With Power Adjustable Lumbar Support
Multi-Level Heating Driver Seat
8 -Way Power Driver Seat
Leatherette
Rear Seats Features: 
Folding center armrest
Rear Ventilation Ducts
Reclining Rear Seats
Split-Folding Rear Seatback
Folding center armrest
Reclining Rear Seats
Split-Folding Rear Seatback
Rear Ventilation Ducts

Suspension

Front Suspension: 
Stabilizer Bar
Rear Suspension: 
Stabilizer Bar
Suspension Info: 
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension
Four-Wheel Independent Suspension

Comfort

Interior air Filtration: 
yes
yes
Climate Control: 
yes
yes
More Comfort Features: 
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
Dual Zone Front Climate Control
Turn Signal In Mirrors
Dual Illuminating Vanity Mirrors
Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror

Entertainment

DVD player: 
no
no
AM/FM Radio: 
yes
yes
Satellite radio: 
yes
yes
Video monitor: 
no
no
More Entertainment: 
Pivi Pro infotainment system
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay
Adjustable Speed Sensitive Volume Control
Diversity Antenna
80 Watts Stereo Output
Auxiliary Audio Input And USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
6 Total Speakers
3 Months Of Provided Satellite Radio Service
Memory Card Slot
USB With External Media Control
USB Connection
6 Total Speakers

Exterior Features

Sunroof: 
yes
yes
Rear defogger: 
yes
yes
Alloy Wheels: 
yes
yes
Wheel size: 
18 X 8.0 In.
20 X 8.0 In.
Wheels more: 
Null Tires
Temporary Spare Tire
Underbody Mounted Spare Tire
All Season Tires
Wheel Dimensions: 
Width: 
235.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
60
Diameter: 
R18
Width: 
255.00millimeters
Aspect Ratio: 
50
Diameter: 
R20

Safety Features

ABS: 
yes
yes
Front head airbags: 
yes
yes
Rear head airbags: 
yes
yes
Dual front side-mounted airbags: 
yes
yes
Emergency braking assist: 
yes
yes
Traction control: 
yes
yes
Child seat anchors: 
yes
yes
Front brakes: 
Ventilated Front Disc
Ventilated Front Disc
Stability control: 
yes
yes
Rear brakes: 
Solid Rear Disc Brakes
Solid Rear Disc Brakes
Rear door child safety locks: 
yes
yes
Daytime running lights: 
no
yes
Engine immobilizer: 
yes
yes
Front fog lights: 
no
yes
Dusk sensing headlamps: 
yes
yes
Auto delay off headlamps: 
yes
yes
Front headrests: 
yes
yes
Rear headrests: 
yes
yes
Tire pressure monitoring: 
yes
yes
More Safety Features: 
4-Wheel ABS
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Post-Collision Safety System
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Rear Height Adjustable Headrests
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
LED Headlamp
Cornering Lights
Turn Signal Mirrors
Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation
Rear Height Adjustable Headrests
Remote Anti-Theft Alarm System
Pre-Collision Safety System
Rear Center 3-Point Belt
Post-Collision Safety System
LED Headlamp
Blind Spot And Lane Departure Warnings Accident Avoidance System

Options

Packages: 
Driver Assist Pack
Premium Rear Seat Convenience Pack
Family Pack
Hot Climate Pack
Convenience Pack
Premium Interior Protection / Storage Pack
21" Wheel Pack
Black Exterior Pack
Emergency Pack
Black Wheel Protection Pack
Premium Upgrade Interior Pack
Basic Rear Seat Convenience Pack
Technology Pack
Blind Spot Assist Pack
Basic Interior Protection / Storage Pack
Exterior Protection Pack
Dynamic Handling Pack
Cold Climate Pack
Chrome Wheel Protection Pack
VW Care
Combination Assistance Kit
Roadside Assistance Kit
Exterior Options: 
Premium LED Headlights W/Signature Daytime Running Lights
18" Full Size Spare Wheel
Tow Hitch Receiver
Black Roof Rails
20" 5 Split-Spoke Style 5076 Alloy Wheels W/Gloss Sparkle Silver Finish
21" Full Size Spare Wheel
Intelligent High Beam (Auto High Beam Assist)
Headlamp Powerwash
Fixed Side Step Pack
Front Fog Lamps
20" Full Size Spare Wheel
Automatic Headlamp Leveling
19" 10 Spoke Style 1039 Alloy Wheels W/Gloss Sparkle Silver Finish
19" 10 Spoke Style 1039 Alloy Wheels W/Satin Dark Grey Finish
20" 5 Split-Spoke Style 5076 Alloy Wheels W/Satin Dark Grey Finish
20" 5 Split-Spoke Style 5089 Gloss Dark Grey Alloy Wheels W/Contrast Diamond Turned Finish
18" 5 Spoke Style 5088 Alloy Wheels W/Gloss Black Finish
Powered Tailgate
Fixed Panoramic Roof
20" 5 Split-Spoke Style 5089 Alloy Wheels W/Gloss Silver Finish
20" 5 Split-Spoke Style 5089 Alloy Wheels W/Gloss Black Finish
21" 5 Spoke Style 5090 Gloss Dark Grey Alloy Wheels W/Contrast Diamond Turned Finish
19" Full Size Spare Wheel
Side Steps
Wheel Locks
Accessory Towing Kit
Hood Deflector
Roof Rack
Splash Guards
Interior Options: 
Wireless Device Charging W/Phone Signal Booster
12-Way Power Front Seats W/Driver Side Memory And 2-Way Manual Headrests
Metal Treadplates W/Brand Name Script
12-Way Power Front Seats W/2-Way Manual Headrests
Suedecloth Steering Wheel
Satin Chrome Gearshift Paddles
Cooling Vents In Third Row
Meridian Sound System - 380 Watt
Ebony Morzine Headliner
Keyless Entry
Heated Second Row Seats W/Manual Slide And Recline
Wi-Fi Enabled W/Data Plan
Click And Go Integrated Base Unit
Manual Third Row Seats
Rubber Mats Kit
Rearview Mirror W/HomeLink
Carpeted Mats
Luggage Net
Privacy Cover

Colors

Interior Colors: 
Color: 
Light Oyster, leather
#FFFFFA
Acorn, leather
#BEB8A8
Light Oyster/Ebony, leatherette/sueded microfiber
#FFFFFA
Ebony, leather
#08090D
Ebony, leatherette/sueded microfiber
#08090D
Color: 
Titan Black, leatherette
#000000
Dark Beige, leatherette
#D9B382