The New 2023 Volkswagen Amarok: Arriving May 2023

The wolf is back – and we’ve got all the new details. The 2023 Volkswagen Amarok has been completely redesigned from the ground up, ready to make a statement. Explore pricing, specifications, and photos here.

The all-new 2023 Amarok is set to land in New Zealand in May 2023, and we’re stoked to share all the exciting details on this highly-anticipated vehicle.

Key details:

  • Arriving May 2023
  • Priced from $65,000 MRP + ORC
  • Four variants available
New 2023 Volkswagen Amarok ute top view

A few of our favourite enhancements include: 

  • Longer wheelbase provides an increased approach angle for improved off-road capability.
  • Embossed tailgate with newly designed styling bars and steps.
  • A range of 2.0 to 3.0 litre diesel engines available, including a powerful V6 suited to hauling heavy loads as well as hitting off-road tracks.
  • 3.5-tonne braked towing capacity enabling you to take on any task with confidence.
  • Wider and has expanded wheelbase allowing for extra comfort and more legroom.
  • Multi-function steering wheel that allows you control of your digital needs with the touch of a button or a voice command.
  • Keyless access and electronic parking brake
  • Alloy wheels complete the stylish look of the Amarok, with 18″ light-alloy wheels with the PanAmericana and 20″ alloy wheels with the Aventura.

Please note not all features are available on selected variants. Speak to our team for more details. 

View the full Amarok specifications sheet at and register your interest at Autoworld Timaru Volkswagen or Miles Continental Volkswagen, our official Volkswagen dealerships.

amarok parked in front of lake and green mountains
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