MTM VW Amarok V8 Passion Desert: With V8 and 240 km / h the desert

Along with the DIRKS Group set the tuner MTM first time in Geneva in front of the VW Amarok V8 Passion Desert. The uprated pick-up comes to 240 km / h.

03/01/2016 Benjamin Bauer Powered by

In Geneva, the 410-hp Amarok debuts. The power increase consisted of a restructuring of the motor to a 4.2-liter TDI and a new exhaust system with side pipes. Outside the pick-up was provided with new sills, Alutrittbrettern, corrugated sheet, a styling bar, a front bar and a rear underrun protection and fender extensions and a front mask. Inside, there was a new navigation and audio system with rear view camera, a new dashboard and new door panels, an ABC column, a leather-wrapped headliners and various panels in Carbon (vents, steering wheel, floor mats). For the seats you chose a leather / Alcantara combination.

In six seconds, 100 km / h

In addition, MTM missed the Amarok still a coilover suspension on the front and an air suspension on the rear axle. For an adequate negative acceleration, a new braking system that sits behind BBS wheels in 20 inch makes. And given the new characteristics and needs of - the Amarok comes after the power treatment of MTM and DIRKS but to 222 km / h. Depending on tire approval and up to 240 km / h in it. The modified V8 engine operates with a maximum torque of 930 Nm and accelerates from zero to 100 km / h in six seconds.