2018 VW Amarok

Thursday, October 6th 2016. | Volkswagen


Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles assigned its turning back by releasing the next series of Amarok pickup truck to public. Since its first arrival in 2010, the popularity of Amarok lines is noticeably high due to its ample room for loads and also powerful drivetrain. Twigging the potential customers segment, the 2018 VW Amarok will come bringing the new package of updates and betterments. The new Amarok has been built up to accommodate the business use and family vehicle. Along with the new additional components and new design styling, we are pretty certain the upcoming pickup truck could gain the same success as the previous model.

VW Amarok 2018 Front Angle

Exterior

At glance, the external appearance of 2018 VW Amarok looks generally stronger and impressive with the sharp body lines and some chrome materials on the side. Redesigning the front end with a new grille and stunning headlights has given the rich touches on it. The clear refreshments could also be noticed to the taillights as enhancing the LED lighting system and more arresting design. The aggressive styling on the sleeker back end has been formed with an extended bumper style highlighted with a chrome guard, VW badge and also sculpted side window.

VW Amarok 2018 InteriorInterior

Compared to the outer part, the interior undergoes more improvements. On the dashboard panel, there will be a new square HVAC vents, large infotainment screen and also a modern center console and steering wheel. For the infotainment system, the automaker has prepared the updated software to integrate the Apple and Android Car Play. We are still waiting other changes provided for the Amarok as the company has indicated that the interior will be more attractive for the passengers.

Engine

The engineer has planned to power the next 2018 VW Amarok with a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder TDI diesel engine capable to deliver the power output of around 138 horsepower. The current engine unit could push the truck to speed up to 62 mph just in 13.5 seconds. Another engine variation will be optional. It comes from atwin-turbocharged (BiTDI) that could produce the energy of 178 horsepower and go speeding up to 62 mph in 11 seconds.

VW Amarok 2018 Rear Angle2018 VW Amarok Release Date and Price

While waiting the official announcement, seeing the latest predictions is necessary. The value of the new Amarok will be higher than its previous model with the starting price at $56,000 for the base model. The arrival of 2018 VW Amarok in the market is expected to commence by the early of 2017.