What Car? - Car Of The Year 2019 - Best Pick-Up - Overall Winner
Volkswagen Amarok 3.0 TDI BMT 204 4MOTION Trendline Auto (>£30k)
The mighty Amarok was facelifted in 2017 and is for sale at our dealerships.
The Amarok is a premium off roader and is more powerful, robust and safer than its predecessor. It's currently the only model in its segment with a high-performance V6 turbo-diesel engine, which has a top speed of 119mph and can complete the 0-62mph sprint in just eight seconds!
So what's new about the new Amarok?
Trim levels available now are : Startline, Trendline, Highline and Aventura.
Trendline comes with 17-inch Posadas alloy wheels, leather multi-function steering wheel and privacy glass;
Highline features bi-xenon headlights and front and rear parking sensors with reversing camera;
Both trim levels come with Bluetooth and Composition Media radio system as standard, including DAB and App Connect.
Aventura - this special edition trim level comes with exclusive sports bar and chrome-plated side bars with LED entry lights giving a premium feel and making a powerful statement. It boasts tinted tail lights and the only 20-inch alloy wheels available in this vehicle class. Leather seats and leather trimmed steering wheel give the Aventura a luxury feel. With an 8 speed gear box, trailer towing is easy.
The pick of the pick-up bunch according to What Car? is the Amarok Trendline 204PS with automatic gearbox. Steve Huntingford, What Car? Editor, said: “If you want a pick-up that can put in a hard shift during the week then become family transport at the weekend, then look no further than the Volkswagen Amarok. Modern pick-ups are expected to do it all, and this one truly does.”
MY19 Amarok is now open for ordering.
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