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The guys from MTM have officially unveiled the 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition. The car was exhibited during the 2016 Geneva Motor Show and comes with a lot of interesting accessories. 

The new model was developed with the help from DIRKS and the 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition has a two-tone exterior and a special front brush guard. In addition we see massive fender flers, 20 inch BBC alloy wheels wrapped in Cooper off-road tires. 

There are new side steps, a roll-cage for more protection and some blacked out badging. Inside the cabin of the 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition we also have noticed the leather seats and the Alcantara accessories. There are also some carbon fiber elements and some auxiliary gauges. In order to become a real off-road car, the 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition has received a new GPS navigation system. 

Under the hood of the 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition is a 4.2 liter TDI V8 engine rated at 410 horsepower and 685 pound-feet of torque. Thanks to the eight speed Tiptronic transmission, the 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition can run from not to 100 km/h in just six seconds, while the top speed is clocked at 149 mph. 

The 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition also received a new coilover suspension and a high-performance braking system. 

According to MTM the 2016 Volkswagen Amarok V8 Passion Desert Edition will carry a price tag of 217.514 USD. 

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