2017 Volkswagen Amarok V6 Ultimate review

2017 Volkswagen Amarok
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V6 TDI 550 ULTIMATE
A$53,560 - $63,690
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Car Details
Make
Make
VOLKSWAGEN
Model
Model
AMAROK
Variant
Variant
V6 TDI 550 ULTIMATE
Series
Series
2H MY17
Year
Year
2017
Body Type
Body Type
DUAL CAB UTILITY
Seats
Seats
-
CarAdvice Ratings
Overall
Overall
8.5 /10
Our Review
Our Review
Pricing
New Price
New Price
N/A
Private Sale
Private Sale
$55,440 - $63,000
Dealer Retail
Dealer Retail
$53,560 - $63,690
Dealer Trade
Dealer Trade
$42,600 - $50,400
Engine Specifications
Engine Type
Engine Type
TURBO DIESEL DIR INJ
Engine Size
Engine Size
3.0L
Cylinders
Cylinders
DIESEL TURBO V6
Max. Torque
Max. Torque
550Nm @  1500rpm
Max. Power
Max. Power
165kW @  2500rpm
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
Pwr:Wgt Ratio
74.5W/kg
Bore & Stroke
Bore & Stroke
83x91.4mm
Compression Ratio
Compression Ratio
16
Valve Gear
Valve Gear
DUAL OVERHEAD CAM
Drivetrain Specifications
Transmission
Transmission
8 SP AUTOMATIC
Drive Type
Drive Type
4x4
Final Drive Ratio
Final Drive Ratio
0
Fuel Specifications
Fuel Type
Fuel Type
DIESEL
Fuel Tank Capacity
Fuel Tank Capacity
80Litres
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
Fuel Consumption (Combined)
7.8L / 100km
Weight & Measurement
Kerb Weight
Kerb Weight
2216
Gross Vehicle Weight
Gross Vehicle Weight
Not Provided
Height
Height
1834mm
Length
Length
5254mm
Width
Width
1954mm
Ground Clearance
Ground Clearance
226mm
Towing Capacity
Towing Capacity
Brake:3000  Unbrake:750
Steering & Suspension
Steering Type
Steering Type
RACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning Circle
Turning Circle
12.95
Front Rim Size
Front Rim Size
8x19
Rear Rim Size
Rear Rim Size
8x19
Front Tyres
Front Tyres
255/55 R19
Rear Tyres
Rear Tyres
255/55 R19
Wheel Base
Wheel Base
3090
Front Track
Front Track
1654
Rear Track
Rear Track
1658
Front Brakes
Front Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Rear Brakes
Rear Brakes
DISC - VENTILATED
Front Suspension
Front Suspension
Double wishbone, Coil Spring, Hydraulic double acting shock absorber, Anti roll bar
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension
Leaf spring, Hydraulic double acting shock absorber, Anti roll bar
Standard Features
Comfort
Comfort
Auto Climate Control with Dual Temp Zones, Heated Front Seats
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
19 Inch Alloy Wheels, Electronic Brake Force Distribution, Electronic Stability Program, Hill Holder
Driver
Driver
Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic, Cruise Control, Leather Steering Wheel, Multi Function Steering Wheel, Power Steering, Reversing Camera, Satellite Navigation, Trip Computer, Voice Recognition System
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
Diff Locks, Electronic Differential Lock
Entertainment
Entertainment
Radio Compact Disc Player, Sound System with 6 Speakers
Exterior
Exterior
Alloy Sports Bar, Power Mirrors, Side Steps
Interior
Interior
Tinted Windows
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
Dual Front Airbag Package, Anti-lock Braking, Head Airbags, Side Airbags, Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
Security
Security
Central Locking Remote Control, Engine Immobiliser
Optional Features
Comfort
Comfort
-
Control & Handling
Control & Handling
20 Inch Alloy Wheels
Driver
Driver
-
Engine & Transmission
Engine & Transmission
-
Entertainment
Entertainment
-
Exterior
Exterior
Metallic Paint
Interior
Interior
-
Package
Package
-
Safety
Safety
-
Security
Security
-
ECO & Safety Ratings
ANCAP Crash Test
ANCAP Crash Test
10
Green Vehicle
Green Vehicle
-
Green House
Green House
-
Air Pollution
Air Pollution
-
CO2 Emission
CO2 Emission
204grams/km
Other
Discontinued Date
Discontinued Date
31/07/2017
Service Interval
Service Interval
12 months /  15,000 kms
Warranty
Warranty
36 months /  999,000 kms
VIN Plate Location
VIN Plate Location
Front Driver Side Chassis
Country of Origin
Country of Origin
Argentina