Monthly Archives: July 2012

Fall Guy Amarok Edition

How many of us watch Lee Majors play Colt Seavers in the 80’s show Fall Guy? A German dealership has created an Amarok replica of the 1980 GMC Sierra that Lee drove for the show. The article from autoblog indicates … Continue reading

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Importing Vehicles from Mexico

I tried to do a bit of quick reading related to Tim’s question about importing from Mexico. At first the initial information indicated that the vehicle either had to be 15 years old or already complaint to Canadian standards. With … Continue reading

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Importing an Amarok

I got an email from Tim, who told me that he has already informed his dealer that he will trade in his current VW for a TDI Amarok as soon as they arrive. Tim mentioned a couple of points/questions and … Continue reading

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Amarok Tuning

While many people would be happy with a stock Amarok here in Canada, there are a few of us that will want to modify it. Lift it, protect it, and then off road it. I found a German tuner that … Continue reading

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VW with Mexican Plates

So on the weekend I was in San Marcos, Tx at the Outlets. I saw a VW with a license plate that looked unfamiliar. I looked closer and realized that it was a Mexican plate. I then realized that my … Continue reading

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The Rok Adventure

I just found a link to an Australian show call “The Rok Adventure”. There was some concern that the Amarok would not sell well in the market there because VW was seen as a ‘city brand’. “The Rok Adventure” was … Continue reading

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Weekly Update 4 July

With our neighbours to the south celebrating their independence, it is time for an update to the site. There’s isn’t much in terms of hard news on the Amarok and its appearance on Canadian soil. I’ve seen various news articles … Continue reading

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