UK – Volkswagen Amarok Atacama Special Edition launched image

The Volkswagen Amarok Atacama Special Edition has been officially introduced to the United Kingdom recently.

According to the car manufacturer, the model in question will become available in the Deep Black, the Candy White or the Horizon Blue shades and it is bringing the black rear bars, the “Durabed” protective coating for the load bed, the black foil on the B pillars, bespoke decals on its side and a fresh set of 19-inch Cantera alloy wheels, amongst others. The interior design of the popular pickup truck is bringing the new leather wrapped multi function steering wheel, the dual-zone climate control, the satellite navigation system, Bluetooth, Vienna leather upholstery and much more.

If you are looking into the customization of the vehicle you should know that Volkswagen is also allowing the addition of a plethora of accessories which include the tow bars with chrome surrounding for the fog lamps, the tailgate handle, indicators, the tonneau covers, the waterproof seat covers and much more. Standard items include the bi-xenon headlights too and the carmaker is saying that a 2.0 liter bi-turbo diesel engine is found under the hood of the model. This is capable of putting down a total output of 180 HP and 420 Nm of torque, being connected to a 6-speed manual or to an 8-speed automatic transmission, sending power to the 4MOTION all-wheel drive system. The Volkswagen Amarok Atacama Special Edition will be offered in approximately 500 units and prices start from 33,202 GBP, for the manual, and at 35,416 GBP, for the automatic version.