2016 VW Amarok Atacama

The new creations Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles UK, has arrived in the form of 2016 VW Amarok Atacama pickup truck models. It is a special edition Amarok pickup model, which is available to customers in the UK market. The vehicle was named after the Atacama Desert in Chile, and vehicle design is inspired by lifestyle and harsh conditions in the desert.


VW Amarok is present on the market since 2010. Continuous improvement and special edition models, rise to a higher level the quality of vehicle. Sales figures speak in favor of it. However, the largest car market, especially pickup models, is deprived for this model. Specifically, the US market VW Amarok is not yet available.

However, special edition models with V8 Passion engine is fueled hopes that the Amarok will be found on the US market. This model is exactly what the customers want from that region. Engine with 4.2 liter developing 410 horsepower and in combination with 8-speed automatic transmission. The vehicle to 60 mph arrives in less than 6 seconds and has a top speed of 138 mph. In addition, Amarok is equipped with this engine has an EPA rating of 25 mpg.

2016 VW Amarok Atacama price

2016 VW Amarok Atacama Design and Specs

This Special Edition Amarok is set to a set of 19-inch “Cantera” aluminum wheels. Customers can choose between three exterior colors. These are Candy White, Horizon Blue and Deep Black. On the front side of the vehicle are noticeable specially designed headlights, bi-xenon with LED accents. The rear end of the vehicle is decorated with arches in black. The interior of the vehicle is well equipped. It is characterized by modern systems and high quality materials. There are multifunctional leather steering wheel, seats and interior of Vienna leather, Climatronic dual-zone air conditioning, Bluetooth, navigation system, etc.

Under the hood, 2016 VW Amarok Atacama SE, is a 2.0-liter diesel engine BITD. The engine of the new generation and is made by Euro6 standard. In combination with a 6-speed manual transmission, the engine develops 180 horsepower. As an option, is available an eight-speed automatic transmission.

2016 VW Amarok Atacama Price

This special edition model is designed for customers on the UK market. The 2016 VW Amarok Atacama with manual gearbox costs 35,416 pounds, while the version with automatic transmission somewhat expensive.

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