Volkswagen SA on Wednesday appear that it is abacus a able new accession to its accepted Amarok range.
From November barter will be able to acquirement the Amarok Double Cab with a almighty new 3.0-litre V6 TDI agent that pushes out 190kW and 580Nm account of torque. That’s 25kW added ability and 30Nm added torque than what you get in the approachable V6 TDI. There’s additionally an overboost affection that can briefly access the engine’s best ability achievement to 200kW for 10 abnormal – a absolute benefaction back it comes to overtaking.
Mated to an eight-speed automated transmission, Volkswagen claims that this boss new Amarok will hit 100km/h in a bald 7.6 seconds, and amble on to a top acceleration of 207km/h. Average ammunition burning is called at a reasonable 9.5l/100km, but we accept our doubts about whether this will be accessible in absolute apple active conditions.
From barrage the Amarok 3.0-litre V6 190kW TDI 4Motion Double Cab will be accessible in the afterward archetypal lines: Highline and the top-of-the-range Extreme.
In the Highline archetypal line, a host of appearance appear standard, such as the Vienna accoutrement seats, winter amalgamation (seat heating), added GVM from 2.8 to 3.0 bags (including abundant assignment blade springs), Bi-Xenon headlights, advanced and rear Park Distance Control with rear-view camera, climatronic air-conditioning as able-bodied as the 18-inch Manaus admixture wheels. Alternative appearance on the Highline are the Discover Pro Media system, which includes accessory navigation, elastic attic accoutrement and 19-inch Milford admixture wheels.
In accession to the accepted appearance on the Highline, which are additionally accessible on the Extreme, the flagship archetypal is added customised through the accession of Special Edition Nappa accoutrement seats, Discover Pro Media system, which includes accessory navigation, and 20-inch Talca admixture wheels, which additionally appear standard. The alternative appearance on the Extreme are the Added GVM from 2.8 to 3.0 bags (including abundant assignment blade springs), elastic attic covering, 19-inch “Milford” auto and a sports bar corrective in anatomy colour.
In agreement of exoteric acrylic finishes, barter can accept from Candy White, Mojave Beige, Indium Grey brownish and Deep Black Pearl Effect.
The Amarok 3.0-litre V6 190kW TDI 4Motion Double Cab Highline will retail for R908,300 with the range-topping Amarok 3.0-litre V6 190kW TDI 4Motion Double Cab Extreme advancing in at R974,600. Both address accepted with a three-year/100,000km warranty, five-year/90,000km Genuine Easy Drive Service Plan and six-year anti-corrosion warranty.