Volkswagen South Africa recently launched a special edition of the Amarok, called the Dark Label.
On the outside the Dark Label features a locally-sourced MAXE matte black styling bar with ‘Amarok’ lettering, door handles and exterior mirrors in matte black, matte black highlight front protection grille with dark chrome lacquered ledges, tinted rear windows, blacked-out B-pillars, black side sills, ‘Dark Label’ décor film on the sides, smoked taillights and new 18-inch ‘Rawson’ alloy wheels.
Inside the Amarok Dark Label you’ll find the new black ‘Greenhouse’ headlining, Vienna leather seats, silk glance chrome air vent borders and floor mats embroidered with ‘Dark Label.’
The standard features list includes bi-xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights, front and rear park distance control, tyre pressure monitor, ‘Plus’ multi-function on-board computer, ‘Composition Media’ infotainment system, app-connect with voice control and multi-function steering wheel.
A comprehensive list of safety equipment comes as standard on the special edition Amarok, including on and off-road Electronic Stabilisation Programme and Volkswagen’s award-winning Automatic Post-Collision Braking System which can reduce the chance or severity of a secondary accident in the event of a collision.
The Dark Label is powered by the 2.0-litre BiTDi engine, which generates 132kW and 420Nm of torque. The engine is paired with a class-leading 8-speed automatic transmission and permanent 4MOTION four-wheel drive system.
It retails for R674 600.