Jeep Gladiator vs Volkswagen Amarok Comparison

    Jeep Gladiator

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    Volkswagen Amarok

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    2024 Jeep
    Gladiator
    vs
    2024 Volkswagen
    Amarok
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the pick up or cab chassis 4x4 category, between scores of 7 and 8.6.
    0.0
    7.0
    8.3
    0.0
    Based on the Jeep Gladiator RUBICON (4x4)
    Based on the Volkswagen Amarok STYLE TDI500 4MOTION
    Best suitable for...
    WorkWork
    Off-roadingOff-roading
    Transporting thingsTransporting things
    Awards
    The Jeep Gladiator RUBICON (4x4) won the Ute of the Year award in 2023 with its variant. We don’t have any awards for Volkswagen Amarok.
    '23
    Ute of the Year
    Best Ute Offroad
    Fuel Efficiency
    83L
    1029 km
    80L
    576 to 792 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $78,250 - $87,250
    $55,490 - $82,990
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    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Cheaper than a Wrangler...
    • Unstoppable on the rough stuff
    • Looks tough
    Misses
    • ... but still hella expensive
    • Poor safety performance in ANCAP tests
    • Off the pace in payload, towing capacity
    William Stopford
    News Editor
    William Stopford drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Superb technology that all works
    • Attractive styling, inside and out
    • Smooth, responsive powertrain
    Misses
    • Less user-friendly interior than Ranger
    • No rear USB outlets or app connectivity
    • A bit pricey

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Lifestyle Adventure Group (+$2,950)
    • Premium Paint (+$895)
    • Metallic Paint (+$990)
    • Savona Leather Interior (+$3,100)

    Colours Available

    While options and pricing haven’t been confirmed yet, we know the Amarok will be available in eight exterior colours including one colour unique to VW.

    • Frozen White
    • Agate Black metallic
    • Blue Lightning metallic
    • Carbonised Grey metallic
    • Lucid Red metallic
    • Moondust Silver metallic
    • Diffused Silver metallic
    • Moroccan Blue metallic (unique to Volkswagen)

    Specs

    Type
    SEQUENTIAL MPORT EFIBI TURBO CDI, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ, TURBO CDI
    Size (cc)
    36041996 - 2993
    Size (L)
    3.6L2.0L, 2.3L, 3.0L
    Induction
    V6BI TURBO DIESEL 4, TURBO 4, DIESEL TURBO V6, DIESEL TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    DUAL OVERHEAD CAMDUAL OVERHEAD CAM, VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    2412 - 24
    Power
    209kW125kW - 222kW
    Power RPM
    64003250 - 5900
    Torque
    347Nm405Nm - 600Nm
    Torque RPM
    41001750 - 3350
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    11.0310 - 16.5

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