2023 VW Amarok Release Date in USA & Australia

When is the 2023 VW Amarok release date? Find out the answer in this article below as well as some latest news about this car.

Curious about the 2023 VW Amarok release date? Many people are asking this question, too. The carmaker has already given a clue about this, although there aren’t many details about it yet. So, to help you get your curiosity cured, you can read this article for some latest news about the car. Let’s check it out.

2023 VW Amarok release date

VW Amarok 2023 Latest News

If you are a fan of VW cars, then you may find that Amarok is one interesting truck that got many great features. Will it be released in a new design? Yes, there will be some minor changes, but there isn’t much information regarding this matter.

What we can get is the information about when it will be launched, which will be disclosed in later parts of this article. The 2023 VW Amarok release date estimation will also be given.

So far, the carmaker has been teasing what Amarok will look like. You may also have seen that online. It remains a truck with dual-cab settings. For this, an official of Volkswagen has clarified that the truck will not be the one with a single cab chassis as you can see in Toyota Hilux Workmate or Isuzu D-Max SX.

Aside from keeping the dual cab settings, this lineup is also having its feature to be ready for high-end users. The official said that those are what work for Amarok, especially in some parts of the world. Hence, that’s why the carmaker keeps the dual cab and features to be suitable for the demand of high-end users.

Is VW Amarok Coming to the USA?

Well, according to sources, the previous release of VW Amarok doesn’t seem to be released in the United States. The reason for that is because the truck is too premium and too expensive as well. In other parts of the world, Europe and South America, the VW Amarok have also been released there. However, this also led to discontinuation in both regions.

Will the 2023 VW Amarok release date be the announcing date that this truck will come to the USA? Since this next-gen Amarok is said to be based on Ford Ranger, many mentioned that this truck will be released in the United States, too. However, it’s not a bright fact—a dim one, we should say. The carmaker hasn’t said anything about that as well.

2023 VW Amarok release date

2023 VW Amarok Australia

In Australia, the release of VW Amarok seems like a definite thing to await. Even the Commercial Director of Volkswagen has already mentioned that Amarok will land in Australia.

The 2023 VW Amarok release date globally is predicted to be in the mid-year of 2022. To be exact, the carmaker is saying that they will launch it circa July, although they don’t say the exact date. With several other lineups being produced, the Amarok is predicted to begin the production in January or February next year (2023), said Ryan Davies, the Commercial Director of Volkswagen.

2023 VW Amarok Release Date in USA & Australia

So, when will the Amarok be released to the public? Well, there aren’t exact dates still. Given that the release will be carried out this July, and the production is also predicted to be in January/February 2023, it takes up to nine months before you can see the truck in your country’s dealerships. Those 9 months can be applied to all regions, to play it safe.

2023 VW Amarok Specification at a Glance

Let’s start by the talk of its engine: the 2023 VW Amarok is predicted to use a 2.7-L V6 engine. Unlike the previous release, there may not be any Amarok trucks that are using the 4-cylinder engine. However, other sources mentioned that Amarok may also come with that 4-cyl or 5-cyl engine. Nothing has been announced about this, still.

Aside from those engines mentioned, there are also sources mentioned that the car will also have an option for a 3.0-L V6 TDI engine. This engine, though, is available on older Amarok and some upscale VW cars.

Nothing other than the engine has been discussed by sources out there. Well, it seems like we need to wait until this mid-size truck has been launched.

To sum it up, if you wonder when will the 2023 VW Amarok release date is, the answer cannot be mentioned still. However, according to the insider, it is estimated that VW will introduce their Amarok in July and the production will start in early 2023. To play it safe, probably you can ride this new version of Amarok at least in H2 of 2023.