2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Special Concept

Previews brand-new, stylish V-6 diesel motor

Introduced in 2010, the Amarok is Volkswagen's first mid-size pickup truck. An international car, it's currently being constructed in three factories in Germany, Argentina, as well as Algeria. Nonetheless, regardless of being sold in Europe, South America, Asia, and Africa, the Amarok is not offered in the United States, in spite of reports that Volkswagen could bring it here as a rival for the Chevrolet Colorado and also Toyota Tacoma. On its way to a redesign, the Amarok is still being made use of to showcase near-production principle autos at automobile shows in Europe. The current example is the Amarok Aventura Exclusive idea, which previews the firm's brand-new diesel engine.

2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Special Concept

Ended up in a different paint as well as fitted with bespoke interior consultation, the Aventura Exclusive idea signifies the introduction of a new range-topping engine. Based upon the existing 3.0 TDI, this brand-new V-6 provides signify

Cantly more power and will necessarily offer consumers access to a sportier variation of the pickup truck. Along with the brand-new turbodiesel, the principle vehicle additionally sneak peeks brand-new outside and also indoor manufacturing attributes. There's no schedule as to when these will indeed become available, yet till we have even more info, allow's look into the idea truck in the testimonial listed below.

2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Exterior

" Inspired by turmeric extract, a key component in many Asian recipes, the paint has a gold-like sparkle appearance."

The first device that catches the eye when considering the Aventura Exclusive idea is the Turmeric Yellow Metallic paint. Inspired by turmeric extract, a key ingredient in numerous Asian recipes, the paint has a gold-like glimmer that's rather unusual for a pickup. However paired with the high-gloss, brightened 19-inch wheels, the coating gives the Amarok an exotic look.

There's also additional chrome on side sills, the bar on the cargo box, front grille, mirror caps, and back bumper, while the bi-xenon headlamps with LED daytime running lights contribute to its sporty appearance. Volkswagen is likewise using the principle to display its brand-new roll cover system, a lockable, waterproof cargo bedspread which will be offered for the very first time in an aluminum layout. The underbody guard also includes an aluminum appearance that matches the chrome outlining.

2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Interior

2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Special Concept

" Inside you'll discover black leather upholstery skilled with Curcuma Yellow comparison stitching."

Inside you'll find black leather furniture experienced with Curcuma Yellow contrast stitching. Curcuma is yet an additional spice utilized in Asian food, and it's actually associated with turmeric. It goes without saying, this Amarok is a pinch of curry far from being a special-edition for the Indian market.

Other highlights inside the cabin consist of 14-way adjustable ergo-comfort seats, a three-spoke leather guiding wheel, and also Discover Media navigation system. The black roofing system lining sneak peeks a future attribute for the conventional design, as does the chrome-look trim on the dashboard and also facility console. The pickup also includes a ParkPilot system as well as a rear-view electronic camera.

2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Engine

2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Engine

" There's large news under the hood also, as this concept truck presents the company's brand-new turbodiesel engine."

There's great information under the hood also, as this idea vehicle displays the business's new turbodiesel engine. Displacing 3.0 liters, really like the one currently supplied in the Amarok, this V-6 power plant cranks out 258 PS (254 horse power). This represents a 34-PS (33-horsepower) boost over the existing V-6 device. While torque figures aren't yet offered, Volkswagen claims this brand-new engine has "increased torque," so it's secure to assume that it delivers greater than the current range-topping 410 pound-feet of spin.

The pickup truck likewise showcases a 100-percent mechanical differential lock for boosted off-road capability, but aside from that, there aren't many details to run by.

2017 Volkswagen Amarok Aventura Verdict

Amarok-based ideas have actually been a usual sight at the Frankfurt as well as Paris Motor Shows in recent years, but few of them actually brought new production attributes. The Aventura Exclusive idea appears to be the exact same selection, with just some attributes set to appear on the production design but stands out thanks to its beefed-up drivetrain. The fact that it previews a range-topping engine for the nameplate makes it rather a big deal and also that the unit concerned is an oil burner could be an indicator that Volkswagen is coming back on its feet after "Dieselgate." Too bad that the Amarok still isn't offered in the United States.

Press Release

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is showing 2 brand-new Amarok models at the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt. The costs Amarok Aventura, Exclusive concept pickup in Turmeric Yellow Metallic, supplies a look at the future range-topping 3.0-litre TDI engine. The brand-new Dark Label special edition version, which will certainly be readily available for spring 2018, is also on view.

Subscribe to receive free email updates: