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Volkswagen Has A Truck?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by The Field Archer, May 1, 2014.

  1. May 1, 2014 at 5:27 PM
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    The Field Archer

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    Anyone ever see one of these??? Been around for a few years?


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  2. May 1, 2014 at 5:30 PM
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  3. May 1, 2014 at 5:30 PM
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    novanut21

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    If it was a TDI I'd trade right now. Edit just seen the above post they do make them with TDI :drool:
     
  4. May 1, 2014 at 5:31 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Yes

    The TDI Amarok is supposed to be coming to Canada
     
  5. May 1, 2014 at 5:33 PM
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    Monster Coma

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    It's a wagon
    Trading in? Heard it comes with heated mirrors
     
  6. May 1, 2014 at 5:34 PM
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    The Field Archer

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    I googled Tacoma pocket flares and went to images and saw it there... looks like a solid rear axle and it sits pretty nice, wonder what size tire and wheels...
     
  7. May 1, 2014 at 5:35 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    If it comes to Canada I would check it out
     
  8. May 1, 2014 at 5:35 PM
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    Monster Coma

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    It's a wagon
    Can't blame you. Looks nice
     
  9. May 1, 2014 at 5:36 PM
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    Stock as Stock can be with duratracs and a roof rack
    I believe all trucks have solid rear axle
     
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    even if it only comes in a short bed?
     
  11. May 1, 2014 at 5:38 PM
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    Honda trucks do?
     
  12. May 1, 2014 at 5:38 PM
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  13. May 1, 2014 at 5:38 PM
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    Depends what I want to use it for
     
  14. May 1, 2014 at 8:53 PM
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    I believe this is now dead, VW has pulled its hopes of coming to the great white north.

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  15. May 1, 2014 at 9:04 PM
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    Haha I wouldn't even call them trucks :p
     
  16. May 1, 2014 at 9:11 PM
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    GM brought one over to benchmark against the 2016 Colorado with the Duramax2 engine:

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  17. May 1, 2014 at 10:27 PM
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    How you figure that
     
  18. May 2, 2014 at 5:16 AM
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    http://amarokcanada.com/

    a few posts down it talks about the Amarok coming over and it seems hope is dwindling.

    Im not holding my breath.

    I did take a 2014 Touareg for a spin the other day and got 29mpg on the testdrive but moreso, the crossover feels great! 240hp/410 trq it was a rocket! Ive built Honda's for a while and it is definately a fast SUV. If it had 1-2" more ground clearance and could fit 31's I would consider one, but the thought of taking a $55,000 truck offroad with very limited clearance scares me.
     
  19. May 2, 2014 at 5:23 AM
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    Lets not forget the horrible reliability of VW as of late and the cost of parts. A friend of mine has one and its a 2006 thus far he has replaced engine mounts, transmission mounts, tail light housings, mirrors(you cant replace the signal, its the whole mirror), 1/3 of the ECM(yes 1/3 part is in engine bay, part in radio and part under the seat. cause fuck logic), CV axles, had rust issues, and the transmission is currently failing. Hes just trying to hold onto it until he can save up the last little bit to buy his Subaru BRZ.

    His problems plus the fact that everyone I know with VWs has similar problems turned me off of them completely.
     
  20. May 5, 2014 at 9:11 PM
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    My parents had 2 Passats both early 2000"s and both had the same stupid small problems that cost a arm and leg to fix. Both were beautiful and comfortable rides though and a pleasure to drive. My sis had a new rabbit that didn't give her any problems before she wrecked it. I personally would not own a VW unless it was a W8 4motion or a phaeton :D.
     
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