Volkswagen is renewed company which builds excellent vehicles, but it seems that producing pickup trucks is what the company does the best. Another excellent pickup truck is scheduled for release and it will soon join the Volkswagen’s mighty division. The moment the Amarok appeared in showrooms five years ago, it has immediately become the most wanted pickup in business. The new 2016 Volkswagen Amarok will carryover the reputation of its predecessor thanks to the numerous changes in terms of interior, exterior, and engine. This long-anticipated vehicle will arrive with a great deal of new features and it will be available with single-cab or double-cab configurations.
2016 Volkswagen Amarok Exterior
It is obvious that engineers had their hands full and they have done a pretty great job when it comes to the exterior of the new Amarok. A great number of technological features blended with creativity and decisive design make the Volkswagen Amarok 2016 a piece of perfection.
The exterior design of the vehicle can be characterized as robust, and it has many features that pickup brother don’t have. For example, you will see two exhaust pipes placed right in front of the rear wheel, so they are not placed on the rear of the car like they regularly are. The body of the vehicle seems to be more massive now, and thanks to this change the vehicle seems to be bolder and more modern.
A massive grille with large logo of the carmaker decorates the front fascia, along with large headlights. The 2016 Volkswagen Amarok is offered with 17 or 16 inch wheels. When it comes to the back of the vehicle, the customers will be offered optional cargo lid which is made out of high density plastics, for additional cargo protection.
Interior of the new 2016 Volkswagen Amarok
Just like the previous generation of the mighty Amarok, the newcomer will be available as 2-door single cab and 4-door double cab that can accommodate up to 5 occupants. As for the materials inside of the cabin, the company used a material called Endless. The back seats are now more elevated that driver’s and front passenger’s seats.
The seats will be covered in excellent hand-made skin. The front panel will now feature a 6-inch LCD display. A new steering wheel will be wrapped in leather and it will feature numerous functions. Other features inside of the cabin include power mirrors, power windows, cruise control, AM/FM radio, Bluetooth connectivity, airbags, ABS system, traction control, and many others.
2016 Volkswagen Amarok Engine
Engine wise, there will be two options for the newcomer. These include a 2.0 liter TDI power unit and the 4.2 liter V8 power unit. The output of the smaller engine option is rated at 180 hp, while the more powerful engine option has the capacity to deliver 420 hp.
There will also be two transmission options, a 6-speed manual unit and 8-speed automatic unit. The 2016 Volkswagen Amarok will feature AWD system. Even though the company hasn’t shared verified information and details, they announced that the new model will better in terms of fuel consumption.