Paris Live – VW Amarok Ultimate
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Gets additional equipment.
Announced in June this year, the VW Amarok Ultimate enjoyed its motorshow debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show.
The Amarok Ultimate is the richly equipped top-end variant whose exclusive exterior elements are the bi-xenon headlamp units with integrated LED daytime running lights. VW has now made this feature optional on all the Amarok variants.
Silver wing mirror housings, underbody guards, 19-inch Aragonit alloy wheels, tinted taillights and rollover bars for the cargo bay round up the exterior highlights of the Ultimate edition.
The interior gets dual-tone seats with Alcantara inserts and special floor mats. The upgraded equipment list sees the inclusion of GPS navigation, reverse parking camera, electrically foldable wing mirrors with heating function, alarm system and heated front seats.
The usual choice of TDI diesel engines with power output ranging from 138 bhp to 177 bhp are on offer, mated either to a manual or an automatic transmission, sending power to rear or all four wheels.
The Amarok is priced at 34,770 euros (around INR 26.78 lakhs).
More details are available in the press release below the gallery.
VW Amarok Ultimate at the 2014 Paris Motor Show – Image Gallery
VW Amarok Ultimate – Press Release
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