Manual transmission for V6 Amarok comes online

UK buyers get first crack at manual version

2018 volkswagen amarok

We are awaiting an update from the guys at Volkswagen Australia around local availability, however Volkswagen in the UK has just launched a manual version of the V6 Amarok.

UK Volkswagen Amarok buyers are being offered the six-speed manual transmission for £650 ($1136 AUD) less than the eight-speed auto variant.

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In confirming the new transmission option, Volkswagen in the UK said it will broaden the appeal of the popular pick-up to a wider audience.

While the manual transmission variant also differs from the auto by not having permanent all-wheel drive, instead, all-wheel drive is selectable at the touch of a button.

Check out our most recent Volkswagen Amarok V6 Review.

We will keep you updated with further info on this as details come to hand.

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