Special edition of Amarok this is the Atacama
Published 19/04/2015 | 02:30
Volkswagen has released a new, special edition model to its Amarok range adding a host of new 'Man Truck' to the Irish spec.
Named after the Atacama Desert in South America, this new ‘man truck’ sports exclusive 17” Albany alloy wheels, parking sensors, light and vision pack, which features Bi-Xenon headlamps with separate LED daytime running lights and windscreen wiper intermittent control with rain sensors and adjustable headlights.
It also features black styling roll bars with side protection and steps in a matching black cargo coating. You’ll also get leather gear knob with chrome trim.
The Atacama also features the latest state-of-the-art built-in navigation, Bluetooth and audio streaming.
It’ll also come in a special metallic blue colour available only for the Atacama – Horizon Blue Metallic (an optional extra at €860).
This beast is powered by a 2.0-litre TDI diesel engine, mated to a six-speed manual gearbox which generates 180bhp and is capable of producing a whopping 2.8 tonnes of towing capability.
Pricing is from €49,910 including VAT and it’s available to order now.