Range-topping Volkswagen Amarok Black Edition launched

Volkswagen has released a range-topping Black Edition variant of the Amarok pick-up truck, featuring a host of black styling additions

Volkswagen has launched a new Black Edition trim level for the Amarok pick-up truck. Prices start from £35,790 (excluding VAT) for the least powerful entry-level model, climbing to £41,950 (excluding VAT) for the flagship Amarok Aventura.

Styling revisions for the Amarok Black Edition include a set of unique 20-inch alloy wheels, a new rear bumper, new side-steps and a reworked radiator grille – all finished in black paint. Volkswagen has also fitted a black styling bar to the Amarok’s load bed and a range of revised underbody protection panels.

Best pick-up trucks on sale now

Inside, there’s a new black headlining, Nappa leather upholstery, electrically adjustable front seats, a leather-trimmed multifunction steering wheel, a 6.5-inch infotainment system with sat-nav and a decorative gloss black insert mounted to the pick-up’s dashboard.

The Amarok Black Edition also features a host of additional safety equipment, including front and rear parking sensors, Volkswagen’s Trailer Stabilisation system and an automatic post-collision braking system. The Black Edition also features power-folding wing mirrors, automatic windscreen wipers and a pair of new fog lamps with cornering function.

Like the standard Amarok, the Black Edition is available with a turbocharged 3.0-litre V6 diesel, available in two states of tune. The entry-level model produces 201bhp and 500Nm of torque, while the more potent version provides 254bhp and 580Nm of torque. Both engines send their power to all four wheels via an eight-speed automatic gearbox.

What do you make of the new Volkswagen Amarok Black Edition? Let us know in the comments section below…  

Recommended

Renault Zoe Van review
In-depth reviews

Renault Zoe Van review

Need a stylish zero-emissions van with a modest payload? Then the Renault Zoe Van is here
17 Nov 2020
New all-electric Ford E-Transit van revealed
Ford Transit

New all-electric Ford E-Transit van revealed

The new Ford E-Transit van gets a zero-emission drivetrain and range of 217 miles
12 Nov 2020
Van security: how to keep your van and its contents safe
Van security - header
Tips & advice

Van security: how to keep your van and its contents safe

Our top tips on how to improve your van’s security and stay one step ahead of the criminals
7 Nov 2020
Prices revealed for new 2020 Volkswagen Caddy
Volkswagen Caddy - tracking
Volkswagen Caddy Van

Prices revealed for new 2020 Volkswagen Caddy

Next-generation Volkswagen Caddy compact commercial vehicle will start from £17,800 when it goes on sale this December
29 Oct 2020

Most Popular

New Suzuki Swace estate launched on UK market
News

New Suzuki Swace estate launched on UK market

Based on the Toyota Corolla Touring Sports, the Suzuki Swace estate comes to the UK
11 Nov 2020
All-new Renault Kangoo van unveiled ahead of 2021 launch
Renault Kangoo ZE Concept - show pic
Renault Kangoo

All-new Renault Kangoo van unveiled ahead of 2021 launch

First images of the third-generation Renault Kangoo panel van - which will soon square-up to the new Volkswagen Caddy
12 Nov 2020
How to transfer a number plate from one car to another
MINI number plate change
Tips & advice

How to transfer a number plate from one car to another

Need to know how to transfer a number plate between vehicles? Our step-by-step guide breaks it down
22 Nov 2020