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    Quick Spin: 2014 Volkswagen Amarok Canyon
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    There are those European automakers that compete in the North American market and those which don't. Volkswagen, for its part, may stand firmly in the former category, but there are still entire model lines that remain out of reach for American buyers: diminutive hatchbacks like the Up! and the ...

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    Official: Volkswagen rocks out with Amarok Power concept at W├Ârthersee
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    This year's Wörthersee Treffen in Austria is packed with interesting concepts like Audi's 525-horsepower A3, Seat's Ibiza Cupster, the Volkswagen GTI Roadster and Skoda Yeti Xtreme, but none of them are quite right for a party, until now. VW's commercial arm is bringing the Amarok Power ...

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    Geneva: Volkswagen says US pickup is back on the table
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    Volkswagen doesn't normally consider General Motors to be a prime competitor in the US, but it's keeping a keen eye on the company's new midsize pickup models, eager to see how they perform in the market. That's because the German automaker is reevaluating its truck strategy, and it's closely ...

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    ETC: The coolest official vehicle of the Sochi Winter Olympics comes from VW
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    Volkswagen Group is taking its role as the official vehicle partner of the 2014 Winter Olympic in Sochi, Russia, very seriously. It is supplying over 3,000 Volkswagen, Audi, Skoda and commercial vehicles to the games, but the Polar Expedition Amarok, which it built a year ago to promote the event ...

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    Report: VW's Browning says Amarok could be sold in US if Chicken Tax is repealed
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    If the 50-year-old Chicken Tax were repealed, there would undoubtedly be an influx of foreign-made light trucks and vans available in the US. In addition to imported midsize trucks like the global Ford Ranger and Mitsubishi Triton, this would also leave the door open for Volkswagen to someday ...

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    Report: VW Amarok R-Style debuting at Worthersee
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    Volkswagen has announced another vehicle that will be delighting the brand's fans at this week's Wörthersee festival in Austria. The Amarok R-Style is a performance version of the pickup that VW seemingly sells all over the world... except the US and Canada, of course. The truck is powered ...

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    Volkswagen Amarok used to demolish massive chimney in place of wrecking ball
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    Why use expensive, heavy-machinery when a small fleet of pickup trucks is all you need? One demolition crew in the United Kingdom was prepping to bring down a 154-ton chimney when Volkswagen stepped in and offered up four Amarok trucks to haul down the massive 220-foot tall smoker. As with any ...

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    We Repeat: Volkswagen Amarok not coming to U.S.
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    Volkswagen Amarok - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We'll say it once again, with feeling (aka, italics): The Volkswagen Amarok is not coming to the United States. If you want one, we're sorry. Vee-Dub simply doesn't think there are enough of you waiting in the wings with cash-in-hand ...

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    Why It's Not Coming Here: VW Amarok priced at $35k in Europe
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    Volkswagen Amarok – Click above for high-res image gallery
    One of the last details concerning the Volkswagen Amarok, its price in euros, has been filled in: €26,203, or $35,260 U.S. in the ever misleading straight-up conversion from euros to dollars. Subtracting the 19 percent duty ...

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    Spy Shots: Get Shorty - VW Amarok goes single-cab
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    Spy Shots: Volkswagen Amarok single-cab – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Is the two-door, single-cab pickup truck a thing of the past? Sometimes it seems that way, and judging by the distinct lack of bench seats and long beds we see roaming the parking lots at the local Home Depot, ...

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    Volkswagen Amarok puts on official duds for Dakar Rally
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    Volkswagen Amarok Dakar Support Vehicle – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 2010 Dakar Rally, which is no longer run in Africa due to terrorism threats, kicked off from its designated starting point in Argentina on January 1st. Eventually, the competitors will end up back in Buenos ...

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    REPORT: VW would have to shift 100,000 Amarok pickups to justify bringing them to North America
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    Volkswagen Amarok - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Want a new Volkswagen Amarok pickup truck? Well then, now would be the time to let VW know about your interest. Speaking to our man Mike Levine at PickupTrucks.com, Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO of Volkswagen of America, says that the ...

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    Officially Official: Volkswagen Amarok pickup makes the scene
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    Volkswagen Amarok - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Well looky here – it's the latest in a long line of oddly named trucks from Volkswagen. This time, the Amarok refers to a cryptozoological Inuit giant wolf-creature that eats those who dares to hunt alone. No really. Regardless, ...

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    Volkswagen Amarok to tackle desert as official support vehicle of Dakar
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    Volkswagn Amarok pickup - click above to enlarge
    Two months from now, Volkswagen will be expanding its involvement in the annual Dakar Rally in South America. Just as they did last January, factory-backed teams will be competing in the 5.600 mile race through Argentina and Chile. However, this ...

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