Volkswagen confirmed its plans for a Amarok SUV

An officer of the Volkswagen Group confirmed that the company has intentions of bringing to market an SUV based on the Amarok. However did not say when it will arrive to the market.

Volkswagen-Amarok-MY2017-3Los plans for a closed version of the Volkswagen Amarok are around for already a few years, but now is located very close to become a reality. So confirmed a steering Volkswagen to a half-australian.

In the framework of an interview given to the publication australian Motoring, Carlos Santos, Director of Commercial Vehicles for Volkswagen Australia confirmed that VAG has intentions of transforming that idea into reality. Saints confirmed that they are developing a passenger vehicle of large dimensions based on the Amarok, although he did not know details about its implementation in production.

The Amarok SUV will be a vehicle of global scale, which will offer space for seven occupants in its three rows of seats. The offer of engines will include the new diesel TDI V6 3.0-litre, which is offered in versions of 163, 204 and 224 HP, in combination with a manual change of six marches as a with eight-speed automatic with double clutch and optionally with the system of traction 4Motion to the four wheels.

however, it is still soon to know the date of his possible arrival on the market, that is, if they decide to finally put it in production.