Volkswagen’s Amarok pickup truck was introduced by the German automaker in 2009 and since then the vehicle has been taking the lead among the competing brands. The upcoming 2017 VW Amarok is expected to come with the features that will place it ahead of others in the market. It is coming with more tech safety features, comfortable interior and other things that enhance the functionality and performance in all way round.
2017 VW Amarok: Design and Features
It is nice for you to know that 2017 Volkswagen Amarok is coming as the most impressive, attractive and striking strike that will help the automaker to take higher share of the market. It is coming with innovative and high-tech designs that will make it look stylish, rugged and quite reliable than other trucks in the same class. It is coming with new features including LED daytime lights, noble gas headlights and others. Another exterior upgrades which will enhance the look and design of this vehicle include the chrome based front grille as well as huger front bumper with bold and amazing design. There is sturdy cargo lid on the rear end of this truck. More so, this truck will be available in both two and four door variants. Another point to note about this pickup truck is that it is coming with 22-inch aluminum wheels which will enhance the stability of the vehicle while on the cruise.
Inside this vehicle comes amazingly equipped and impressive dashboard coupled with roomy cargo space which will accommodate up to 6 adult passengers including the driver. The infotainment systems and other features of this 2017 VW Amarok will be displayed through six-inch LCD screen. The steering wheels will function with power steering and the steering wheel will be covered with leather material which will enhance the look and superiority of the interior. Other tech improved features of this truck include power window control, automatic air condition control and others. There is also 3.0 USB connection port as well as Bluetooth connectivity. For users entertaining experience they can select either Mp3 audio player or CD player coupled with FM audio.
There are two distinctive and well engineered engine options expected to come with this 2017 VW Amarok. The first in the list of engine options coming with this pickup truck is a 2.0-liter TDI engine with ability to produce 200 horsepower and enormous torque. The second options under the hood of this vehicle are a 4.2-liter V8 engine with capability to produce 450 Horsepower and high torque value. The engines are expected to be paired with manual 6-speed auto speed gearbox or even 8-speed gearbox. The power of this engine will be transmitted to all wheels. The fuel economy of this truck is another interesting thing you need to know. Users will stand chance of enjoining 26 mpg combine for city and highway with the use of this pickup truck.
Competition and Safety Features
There are many competing brands expected to compete with this 2017 VW Amarok. Some of the most competing brand or rival to this pickup truck include: Honda Ridgeline, Chevy Avalanche, Ram 1500, Nissan Navara, Toyota Tundra, Mitsubishi’s as well as GM’s pickup trucks. There are many safety features associated with this vehicle which will make it better competitors to other brands in the same category. Some of the safety features include: Blind spot monitoring, traction control, seatbelts, stability control, ABS braking system, quality suspension system, climatic control and other tech improved safety suspension, automatic braking system and lots of other wonderful security features.
Price and Release Date
The starting price of the upcoming 2017 VW Amarok is expected to be about $35,500 according to rumors from the fans and enthusiasts. But the information about the price has not been confirmed officially by the automaker. That means it is possible that the price will be higher or lower than the estimated price mentioned above. The release date is also only speculation as Volkswagen automaker has not released official information to the public about the actual date for the release of this vehicle. But it is expected that this vehicle will make it to the market before the end of 2016 or latest end of first quarter of 2017.