Monthly Archives: March 2014

March 2014 Wrap-up

Hello to all of my readers, just a reminder if you haven’t already done so to sign up for the newsletter. I send out quarterly reminder emails and if any real news related to the Amarok in Canada becomes available, … Continue reading

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Another Amarok spotted in the US

This time it was spotted at a dealership in Michigan, details over at Jalopnik.

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Another look at the MTM V8 TDI Amarok

So the publicity picture the other day didn’t do justice to the MTM V8 TDI Amarok. Pictures from the Geneva Autoshow, such as those from autoevolution.com actually show a good looking truck. There is also a walk around available on … Continue reading

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Volkswagen has indicated that a Pickup for the US is being considered

I just saw this article over at Autoblog.com. Basically VW is watching the interest in the mid-sized market with GM’s move to re-introduce the Colorado and Canyon and this will be used to re-consider their approach to the US market. … Continue reading

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Why we can’t buy some popular European cars in Canada

I found a good read over at The Globe and Mail, an article talking about why we Canadians can’t or won’t get all of the cool toys from Europe. My favourite quote which was contributed to Thomas Tetzlaf of VW … Continue reading

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Pictures from Chattanooga

If you search for information on Amarok sightings in the US you will find various tidbits of information, sometimes complete with blurry photos. Sightings tend to increase near the Mexican border as occasional Mexican Amarok owners drive up to the … Continue reading

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V8 TDI Amarok at the 2014 Geneva Autoshow

German tuner MTM has prepared a VW Amarok with a V8 TDI for this years Geneva Autoshow. Here is the text of the news release directly from MTM’s website. VW Amarok – tailor-made for eight cylinders As a technology partner of … Continue reading

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