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2015 Volkswagen Amarok TDI420 Highline Review

The updated 2015 Volkswagen Amarok ute is on sale now - just in time for an onslaught of new utes from rival brands.

2014 Volkswagen Amarok TDI420 Highline: week with Review

Dual cab utes are becoming the Tonka trucks of choice for inner city families, but do they work? James takes the Volkswagen Amarok for a week to find out.

Utes and Tradies

Utes and tradies go together like meat pies and tomato sauce, like Queensland and XXXX – like tradies and a cold beer at knock off on a Friday arvo for that matter. Our hardworking Aussie tradies rely on their vehicles for their livelihood, so any work ute worth its salt needs to be practical, functional and hard wearing...

Volkswagen Amarok Review: TDI420

The Volkswagen Amarok emerged in 2011 as a rare European rival to the established Japanese brands in the ute segment. Amarok is built in Argentina but this ute has plenty of hallmarks associated with the German brand. The Volkswagon Amarok range is expansive to give it the broadest coverage against key competitors, comprising single cab chassis, single cab ute, dual cab chassis and dual cab ute, as well as a split of 4x2 (rear-wheel drive) and 4x4...

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Volkswagen Amarok Comparisons

Ute comparison: Toyota HiLux v Ford Ranger v Volkswagen Amarok v Holden Colorado v Isuzu D-Max v Nissan Navara v Mazda BT-50 v Mitsubishi Triton

HiLux, Ranger, Triton, Navara, Amarok, BT-50, D-Max, Colorado... CarAdvice reveals which is the best dual-cab ute for work and play.

Volkswagen Amarok Owner Reviews

2013 Volkswagen Amarok TDI420 Trendline Review

Waste of time! Don't buy a Amarok!!! Save your money for a Ranger, BT-50, Navara etc... We brought this Amarok new in December in 2013. It had done 000324kms, so it was a ex-demo. after about 3 weeks of drving it and actually enjoying it, I lost power steering on a vacation with family and friends. This made me look a fool on the side of the road, with their other RELIABLE newer utes beside me...

2015 Volkswagen Amarok TDI400 Highline Review

After testing all available Dual cab 4WD ute's on the market both on and off road, the choice to purchase a fleet of 5 x Amarok TDI 420 8 speed autos some 2.5 years was very easy. The Amarok was a standout vehicle then and even now remains the class leader in my opinion. All have performed exceptionally well with only minor electrical niggles experienced on 2...

2013 Volkswagen Amarok TDI420 Highline Review

I have just purchased a Amarok, I am totally surprised with how much it feels like a normal car driving and just sitting in it. You feel like your in a solid family car, the torque from the little 2litre is pretty unreal and totally gets me thinking, wow a small engine with this torque? This thing cruises on any road feels solid doing it, I couldn't be more happier with this car...

2014 Volkswagen Amarok TDI400 Highline Review

2014 Volkswagen Amarok Highline purchased from Penrith Motor group very professional always follow through on what they say had a problem with the seat went back several times but at the end was resolved. Comfort is excellent. Have a major problem with the engine problem has been there since new I know several people that have VW Amrok and have the same problem...

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Volkswagen Amarok Videos

Towing with Volkswagen Amarok TDI420 Highline - Read the article here. Towing capacities can be a confusing subject. What do the weights mean in the real world? If you have a small SUV, it will likely have a 750kg unbraked capacity - which means pulling a jetski is within your range...

Utes and Tradies

Tradies share a special bond with their utes, relying on them for work as well as hauling the family around. CarAdvice introduces four tradies to four very different styles of work utes - the Volkswagen Amarok, Renault Master, Holden Commodore SV6 and the Mahindra Genio.

Volkswagen Amarok News

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles models set to adopt new features

Volkswagen Australia recently announced a number of updates to its 2016 passenger model range, and it appears likely that some of those tweaks will flow through to the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles range, too. The updates announced for the Polo, Golf, Beetle, Scirocco, Jetta and Tiguan include new media systems with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration, as well as the addition of a standard reverse-view camera across the model ranges...

2015 Volkswagen Amarok recalled

Volkswagen Australia has recalled 1611 model-year 2015 Amarok utes over a potential issue with the bolts for the front brake callipers. The recall notice posted on the website of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission states that the bolts may not have been tightened with the specified torque...

2015 Volkswagen Amarok : Pricing and specification changes

Details of the 2015 Volkswagen Amarok range have been announced, with the German company increasing equipment and specification levels for its diesel-powered range while also axing the existing petrol version. The Volkswagen Amarok was previously available with the TSI300 engine (a 2...

Volkswagen Amarok Dark Label : Style-centric ute here in early 2015

The limited edition Volkswagen Amarok Dark Label will add a stylish edge to the rugged work ute when it arrives in Australia early next year. Volkswagen will bring 300 Amarok Dark Label models to our market, priced from $56,990 for the TDI400 manual and $59,990 for the TDI420 automatic...

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Utes and Tradies

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Volkswagen Amarok Ultimate :: flagship ute enhanced
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