Volkswagen Amarok occupied a niche in the lineup of the German manufacturer. With this car group expects to win market share from the dominant pickups on it the Japanese representatives. To create the Volkswagen Amarok has developed a new platform. Plans to build a pickup group announced in 2005, in 2007-2008, the first photos and spy shots of prototypes.
Models & Prices Volkswagen Amarok 2016.
|DC 2.0 TDI 4 × 2||$31,400||2.0 Diesel (140 hp)||Manual (6)||rear|
|DC 2.0 biTDI 4 × 2||$37,000||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Manual (6)||rear|
|DC 2.0 biTDI 4 × 2 AT||$37,700||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Automatic (8)||rear|
|DC 2.0 biTDI 4Motion AT||$39,000||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|DC Highline 2.0 TDI 4 × 2||$40,000||2.0 Diesel (140 hp)||Manual (6)||rear|
|DC Highline 2.0 biTDI 4 × 2||$41,600||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Manual (6)||rear|
|DC Highline 2.0 TDI 4Motion||$43,400||2.0 Diesel (140 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|DC Highline 2.0 biTDI 4Motion||$43,700||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|DC Canyon 2.0 TDI 4Motion||$49,700||2.0 Diesel (140 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|DC Highline 2.0 biTDI 4Motion AT||$50,400||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
|DC Canyon 2.0 biTDI 4Motion||$50,400||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Manual (6)||full|
|DC Canyon 2.0 biTDI 4Motion AT||$56,100||2.0 Diesel (180 hp)||Automatic (8)||full|
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In 2008, Volkswagen was created by specialists concept car the car in the back of a pickup. In 2010, the Dakar Rally Amarok worked 45 as a support car. The length of the Volkswagen Amarok is 5181 mm (5254 with the rear bumper), width – 1944, height – 1834, the minimum ground clearance is 192 millimeters. Geometric parameters of cross Volkswagen Amarok pick-up: the approach angle – 28 °, departure angle – 28 ° (with the rear bumper – 23,6 °), ramp angle – 23 °, fording depth – 500 mm. The area of the loading platform is 2.52 m 2.
Exterior Volkswagen Amarok is fully consistent with the canons of class and destination of the vehicle. Significant ground clearance, overhangs, provide good geometrical flotation, low loading height and a considerable width of the cargo compartment provides the functionality of a pickup truck. At the front of the car is clearly traced family traits Volkswagen – a brand false radiator grille with a large logo of the manufacturer and lighting characteristic form does not allow to doubt the origin of the car. Large taillights Amarok simple forms are not original design, but should ensure that the main thing – a good visibility of the input signals. The interior design of the Volkswagen Amarok used only simple shapes, anywhere no hint of sportiness and elegance. Large scale and not overloaded tachometer, speedometer and an information display on the instrument panel, the shape and layout of the controls in the center console is said that the main task of the developers was to make not only a stylish interior as functional. At the Volkswagen Amarok is equipped with two diesel engine options: a 2.0-liter TDI and 2.0-liter biTDI. Both the four-cylinder engine with direct injection (system Common-Rail), meet environmental requirements of Euro-4. Both motors are aggregated only with 6-speed manual transmission and can have either a drive only to the rear wheels, a brand-wheel drive 4Motion. Later powertrain lineup for the Volkswagen Amarok was expanded to include the 180-horsepower diesel engine 2,0 biTDI, which can be ordered, not only with a manual, but the latest 8-band AUTOMATIC box (only for four-wheel drive versions of the pickup). Also, you can buy a car with a 2.0-liter petrol engine with recoil 160 forces. The latter was made available immediately. For this money, buyers will get a car equipped with dual airbags, ABS and ESP, traction control, control of engine braking, recoil system, help system during the descent from the mountain, air conditioning, power windows, heated seats, head unit with MP3, cloth upholstery and central lock with remote control.
Price Volkswagen Amarok 2014.
Highline top configuration with four-wheel drive and automatic is $39,900. Such presence pickup sports a body-colored plastic wheel arch extensions, 17-inch alloy wheels, foglights in the front bumper, and the cabin – leather inserts, dual-zone climate control, trip computer and audio system with six speakers.