Volkswagen Amarok personal-van car with bodywork pick-up, mass-produced since November 2009 in Argentina, and since 2012 also in Germany.
History of car start up a in 2005, when Volkswagen decided create pickup. In 2007 he published the first photo of the model Volkswagen Pickup Concept. In 2008, VW officially announce a, small decides start production the car at the end of 2009. The name drawn was a by companies Interbrand commissioned by Volkswagen. Auto is produced in Argentine subsidiary of Volkswagen Pacheco wheel of Buenos Aires from November 2009. In May 2012, started this production Trial, and in June Photo Amarok on a plant in Hanover. Cars from the factory are offered market states of Europe and in Africa.
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Volkswagen Amarok is offered in versions of the drive dem on the back about or the drive dem 4 wheel 4MOTION (in two versions, the mover standing, or Sulphates). For sale spent four body styles: Double Cab (Double Cab), Single Cab (single cabin) in the chassis for installation and version spinoffs (5-7 passenger). Version with single cabins shows up a in the first half of 2011.
Initially to drive Large car he can to used one of the two diesel engines different for media storage cylinder 2.0 dm Â³. The first of them reaches a maximum power 90 kW (122hp) and torque of 340 Nm, the second 120 kW (163hp) and 400 Nm. Both engines you can meet standards Euro 5 emissions and working together 6-gradual, manual box gear. Since the beginning of 2012 years is used as double the loaded engine 2.0 TDI with 132 kW (180hp) and maximum torque of 420 Nm, which is locked to the 8-Gears automatic box transmission, or hand totaling 6 PRZE background-ups. With the introduction of the production version of the 180hp, for most of the markets they have been withdrawn the offer engine with 163hp.. In some markets (eg Australia) offered is so small gasoline engine 2.0 TSI with 160hp and diesel ny 2.0 TDI with 140hp. In 2013, the European market was introduced to offer a unit 2.0 TDI with 140hp, which replace with as less strong engine power of 122hp.
Payload dating back to 1.15 tons. With mounted hook Can be pulled trailer weighing up to 2.8 tonnes. It has a body built on the frame.
During the start of production at the factory called the Centro Industrial Pacheco to be having installed 105 robots industrial used in the assembly of cars.
Amarok is sold in the countries of South America, Africa and Australia. In Europe, sales start up a in the second half of 2010.
In September 2010 at the IAA automotive trade fair in Hanover Volkswagen Amarok Single Cab will receive title International Pickup of the Year 2011.