Amarok For Sale In South Africa
What is Amarok?
An Amarok, or Amaroq, is a gigantic wolf in Inuit religion, said to stalk and devour any person foolish enough to hunt alone at night. Unlike wolves who hunt in packs, amaroks hunt alone.
Amarok For Sale In South Africa
Generally in South Africa, the price of an Amarok start from R 1 065 000and above.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Volkswagen Amarok is a pickup truck produced by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles since 2010. It is a body-on-frame truck with double-wishbone suspension at the front and leaf springs at the rear.
Why it is called Amarok?
VW says the name Amarok comes from the language of the Inuit, who live in northern Canada and Greenland, and means wolf. The Inuit, one of the Eskimo peoples, regard the wolf as the king of the wilderness, an impressive figure due its strength, robustness, endurance and superiority.
What vehicle is the VW Amarok based on?
The second-generation Amarok, which is based on the latest Ford Ranger, will offer an expanded array of driver assist features and a broader range of engines than its predecessor, VW Commercial Vehicles said on Tuesday.
As reported, the Volkswagen Amarok and Ford Ranger are products of an alliance between Volkswagen and Ford, sharing much of their floorpans, engines, transmissions and key technology and safety features – and largely differentiated only through exterior and interior styling.
VW also offered Amarok special editions, such as Aventura, Black Edition, Canyon and Atacama, which added kit and usually came with the most powerful diesel option. As the Amarok is a commercial vehicle with a payload in excess of one tonne, business users could buy one at the ex-VAT price.
What engine is in a Amarok?
Available in manual and auto, the 2.0 litre Turbo Diesel engine generates 132kW of power and 400Nm (manual) and 420Nm (auto) of torque, making quick work of challenging terrains. If you need even more grunt, the Amarok V6, with a 3.0 litre Turbo Diesel engine, delivers a thrilling 165kW of power and 180kW on Overboost.
Is the Amarok permanent 4×4?
Amarok Dual Cab models. * Available as Cab Chassis. ^ Available with optional comfort springs. All automatic models have Permanent 4×4.
The Amarok is available with rear-wheel drive only, or with four-wheel drive.
A full complement of airbags and high build quality make the Volkswagen Amarok a dependable and safe choice for long-term ownership. Its components have been developed and tested to a very high standard compared to some other commercial vehicles.
Is Amarok made by Ford?
As previously reported, the new VW Amarok is the product of an alliance with Ford on commercial vehicles and electric cars.
What are the Amarok models?
The 2022 Volkswagen Amarok model designations are Core TDI400 and TDI420, Core V6 TDI500 and TDI550, Sportline TDI550, Highline TDI580, Aventura TDI 580 and W-Series TDI580, with the numerals signifying each model’s peak engine torque.
The Amarok 3.0 TDI V6 Extreme 4Motion sells for R996 000 (before options, January 2021). Included in the price are a 3-year/100 000km warranty and 5-year/90 000 km service plan.