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2020 Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION

2020 Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Specifications

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MRLP A$40,590
9.7L/100km
5 stars

The 2020 Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION is a four-wheel drive dual cab utility that was released to the Australian market on 01/07/2019 classified as a 2H MY20. The Amarok is regarded as a pick up or cab chassis 4x4 built in Germany with prices starting at A$40,590 before on-road costs.

The Amarok is an four-wheel drive 4 door with 5 seats, powered by a 3.0L DIESEL TURBO V6 engine that has 165 kW of power (at 3250 rpm) and 500 Nm of torque (at 1250 rpm) via a Six-speed Manual. VOLKSWAGEN claims the Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION uses 9.7L/100km of Diesel in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 254g of CO2. It has a 80L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 825km per full tank.

The Amarok measures 1834mm (72.2 inches) in height, 5254mm (206.9 inches) in length, 1954mm (76.9 inches) in width with a 3095mm (121.9 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 2076kg (6824.5 lbs) of unladen weight. The Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION comes standard with 245/65 R17 front tyres and 245/65 R17 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 20,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2020 Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION has a 192mm ground clearance with a 3000kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity.

The Amarok has received a 5 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Front Driver Side Chassis and the compliance plate is located on the Lower Driver Side B-Pillar. An example VIN number would be similar to WV1ZZZ2HZ#*123456.


Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Details
PriceA$40,590
Series2H MY20
Body Styledual cab utility
Release date01/07/2019
Discontinued date-
Drive type4x4
VIN plate locationFront Driver Side Chassis
Compliance plate locationLower Driver Side B-Pillar
VIN ExampleWV1ZZZ2HZ#*123456
Country of originGermany
SegmentPick Up or Cab Chassis 4X4
Safety ANCAP rating5 stars
Number of doors4
Seating capacity5
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Engine Specifications
TypeTURBO CDI
Size2967cc, 3.0L
Power @ RPM 165kW @ 3250rpm (221.3 hp)
Torque @ RPM500Nm @ 1250rpm (368.7 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged six-cylinder
Number of Valves24
ValvesDUAL OVERHEAD CAM
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio-
Power/weight ratio79.5kw/tonne
Bore/stroke83mm × 91.4mm (3.3in × 3.6in)
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSix-speed Manual
Drive typefour-wheel drive
Steering typeRACK & PINION - POWER ASSISTED
Turning circle12.95m (42.5 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Brake (rear) typeDISC - VENTILATED
Front tyre & wheel size245/65 R17 - 8Jx17
Rear tyre & wheel size245/65 R17 - 8Jx17
Front suspension typeA-frame Arm, Transverse link, Anti roll bar, Double wishbone
Rear suspension typeRigid axle, Leaf spring, Stabiliser bar
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeDIESEL
Fuel tank capacity80L
Fuel consumption (combined average)9.7L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)11.4L / 100km
Fuel consumption highway (average)8.6L / 100km
Vehicle range824.7km (512.4 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)254g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Dimensions
Length5254mm (206.9 inches)
Width1954mm (76.9 inches)
Height1834mm (72.2 inches)
Wheelbase3095mm (121.9 inches)
Front track1654mm (65.1 inches)
Rear track1658mm (65.3 inches)
Ground clearance192mm (7.6 inches)
Unladen weight2076kg (4577.6 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass3080kg (6791.4 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass6000kg (13230.0 lbs)
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity3000kg (6615.0 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.8 lbs)
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Warranty
Warranty length60 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Servicing
Service interval (km)20,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Volkswagen Amarok TDI500 V6 CORE 4MOTION Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Apple Car Play
  • Adjustable Front Seats - Manual
  • Adjustable Speed Limiter
  • Anti-Slip Regulation
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • Android Auto
  • 17 Inch Alloy Wheels
  • Brake Assist
  • Body Coloured Front Bumper
  • Bottle Holders - Front and Rear
  • Bench Seat Rear
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Cruise Control
  • Centre Console Storage
  • Chrome Front Grille
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Centre Console Box - Multi-purpose
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Connect App Services
  • Child Seat Anchor Points
  • Cloth Trim
  • Collision Warning - Full Auto Brake
  • Digital Clock
  • Diff Lock Rear
  • Diesel Particulate Filter
  • Door Pockets - Front and Rear
  • Driver Seat Height Adjustable
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Control Unit
  • Exhaust Gas Recirculation
  • Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Fog Lights - Front
  • Grab Handles - Front and Rear
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • Head Airbags - Front Seats (side)
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Hill Holder
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Low Fuel Warning
  • Lockable Glove Box Compartment
  • Leather Gear Knob
  • Leather Hand Brake Lever
  • Low Range Transfer Case
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Multi Collision Brake
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Media Pack
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Mud Flaps - Front and Rear
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front
  • Off Road ABS
  • Off Road ESP
  • Off Road Mode
  • Post Collision Braking
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Protective Glazing
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Steering
  • Passenger Seat Height Adjustable
  • Power Windows With One-Touch Operation
  • Rubber Floor Covering
  • Rear Step Bumper
  • Reversing Camera
  • Semi-automatic Air Conditioning
  • Side Airbags - Front Seats side
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Lap/Sash for All Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for Driver Seat
  • Storage Compartment with Hinged Lid
  • Spare Wheel - Full Size Steel Wheel
  • Thorax Airbag(s)
  • Traction Control System
  • Trailer Stability Control
  • USB Input Socket
  • Voice Recognition System
  • Wheel Arch Extensions
Optional Features
  • Additional 12 Volt Socket/s - A$160
  • Automatic Headlights & Rain Sensing Wipers - A$350
  • Driver Assist Pack - A$870
  • Lumbar Support Both Front Seats - A$360
  • Metallic Paint - A$700
  • Pearl Effect Paint - A$700
  • XL Conversion - A$18,995
  • XXL Conversion - A$21,995