Volkswagen is a very well-known automobile manufacturer and they are globally known for the production of pickup trucks. In this context, it is very crucial to mention that this time also Volkswagen is determined to manufacture their latest 2016 Volkswagen Amarok. This model was first introduced in 2010 and since then the vehicle has been favourable choice for its users. It is also expected that this time the company is focussing to give some unique and added features in this model which is far better than its forerunner. Now let’s check its expected designs and other attributes.
2016 Volkswagen Amarok – Interior and Exterior Review
The interior of this upcoming vehicle has been made unique by its designers, and it is quite evident that most of the buyers will get impressed by the specs offered to this vehicle. The seating arrangement of this car seems that you are sitting in a theatre since the rear seat is more elevated than the front seat. The upholstery used in this vehicle has been crafted from a material called Endless. The seats are made up of animal handmade skin in order to deliver utmost comfort to the passengers. Buyers will have power steering wheel which is covered with genuine leather and has multi-utility. This vehicle will also arrive with modern air conditioning system with cruise control and power windows. The infotainment system has also got some upgraded features like 6.0 inches LCD touchscreen display on its dashboard, latest audio player with FM/AM radio, etc. It will also have distance control camera in its front and rear side.
The outer surface of this pickup truck has been designed with originality and with great engineering skills that make it separable from its competitors. The entire getup of this Volkswagen Amarok 2016 has been changed and enhanced with the use of daytime LED headlights along with new bumpers. Designers have also used xenon lights, and they will look stunning while driving this vehicle at night. The 2016 Volkswagen Amarok will also arrive with restructured front, and rear bumper. Buyers will also be able to see a new grille which has chrome finishes on it. Volkswagen will launch this vehicle in two different options in which first one will be double door single cab, and second one will be four-door double cab which can also accommodate five adult passengers in its cabin.
2016 Volkswagen Amarok – Under the hood
The 2016 Volkswagen Amarok has been powered with two different engine variants. First, one is 2.0-liter TDi engine that can produce up to 180 HP and 2250 pounds of torque. Another engine variant is capable of producing 420 HP which will be used in the highest trims of this model. There will be two transmission options for this VW Amarok, and they are six-speed manual transmission and eight-speed auto transmission. The fuel consumption and EPA ratings are still unknown, but it is expected that it will deliver good fuel economy. The 2016 VW Amarok will also arrive with all-wheel drive system.
2016 Volkswagen Amarok – Price, Date of Launch and Rivals
It was expected that 2016 Volkswagen Amarok will hit the market in the beginning of 2016 with a price tag of $56,000. Coming to its rivals then Nissan Navara and Mitsubishi L200 are considered to be its competitors.