Volkswagen Amarok Pickup Truck – German Review – Video
The bold, uncompromising and thrilling performance of the V6 TDI engine makes the Amarok the ultimate ute on the road, or in the bush. Now the most powerful ute in its class, the Amarok V6 sets the benchmark within the Australian ute segment.
The Amarok V6 is available in Sportline, Highline and Ultimate variants – each offering 165kW as standard, surging to 180kW with Overboost.
With the 3.0 litre V6 Turbo Diesel’s Overboost feature engaged, the Amarok V6 surges to an unrivalled 180kW, making it 33kW more powerful than its nearest competitor. Throw in 550Nm of torque as standard and you know the Amarok is the match for the toughest terrain. Watch the video below to see Overboost in action.
This ute is powerful. Very powerful. The latest generation 3.0l TDI V6 Engine delivers 165kW of power delivering 550Nm of torque, which lets it do the 0 to 100 dash in 7.9 seconds. Oh yeah, and it has an overboost function that delivers even more punch when you really need it. That’s an extra 15kW on top of its class-leading grunt.
The most powerful ute in its class is powerful enough to handle almost anything, with a braked towing capacity of 3500kg when fitted with a genuine Volkswagen tow bar.
The most powerful ute in its class also boasts some class-leading stopping power. Not only does the Amarok V6 have the largest brakes in its class, it features front and rear ventilated disc brakes, which means superior braking performance and reduced chance of brake fade.
Pallets, sandbags, stones – whatever you want to transport. With a payload of up to 911kg, depending on Amarok V6 model, virtually everything is possible.
Enjoy the ultimate driving seat as you find yourself engulfed in luxurious, heated Vienna leather1. The new Amarok V6 Dark Label is also trimmed with black headlining, pillar trim, and features Dark Label embroidered floor mats.