posted 2 years ago

New Special Edition Volkswagen Amarok

On sale 1st April

The award winning Volkswagen Amarok is now available in a special edition the new Amarok ‘Canyon’.  This new model offers new heights of performance, design and equipment and the additional equipment is worth over £8500.

The Volkswagen Amarok was launched in 2011 and since then the pick-up has received eight awards.  It is praised for its practicality, efficiency and value for money plus this pick-up is a genuine work-horse that is more than capable of tackling the roughest of work terrains.

The Canyon is based on the popular Trendline trim and exceeds expectations in terms of technology, engineering and style. The high tech features include satellite navigation with a six-inch colour touchscreen, Bluetooth, unique styling bars, 19” Cantera alloy wheels and heated leather seats.  Drivers also benefit from front and rear parking sensors, privacy glass, a protective coating for the load area, a matt black roll cover, interior floor mats and high-gloss black side styling bars and rear bumper. 

The impressive interior features a combination of Nappa and Vienna leather upholstery in two-tone Moonrock coloured light grey and Anthracite which is dark grey.  A leather-covered steering wheel and gear knob with sporty orange stitching adds to the Canyon’s unique appeal.  When ordered in Copper Orange the air vent surrounds are matched to the vehicle’s exterior colour, while on the Deep Black and Reflex Silver models the air vent surrounds feature Matt Chrome.

The Amarok Canyon is powered by Volkswagen’s top of the range 2.0-litre BiTDI 180 PS engine, offering up to 420 Nm of torque and a maximum towing capacity of up to 3,200 kg. There is the option of a six-speed manual with selectable 4MOTION® (only fifty vehicles available) or an eight-speed auto with permanent 4MOTION® ( only three hundred vehicles available).  The automatic version boasts BlueMotion Technology modifications, which include low rolling-resistance tyres, and Start/Stop and regenerative braking systems to provide greater economy and lower emissions.

The new Amarok Canyon special edition is limited to three hundred and fifty vehicles, prices start from just £28,990 excluding VAT for the manual transmission rising to £30,720 for the automatic transmission and will be on sale from the 1st April.  There are a choice of three colours available; Copper Orange, Reflex Silver or Deep Black with Indium Grey foil lettering and Silver under ride guard.