Last year at the 2013 Worthersee festival VW unveiled the Amarok R-Style Concept, but this year the stylish pickup truck returned with a 5,000-watt sound system. As a result, the load bed of the VW Amarok Power Concept features one of the loudest portable sound systems ever built and the centerpiece of this DJ equipment is an Allen & Heath Xone:92 with Pioneer CDJ900NXS units as input devices.
In addition, there are two VOID Acoustics Impulse 3t speakers that were designed especially for this pickup and a Void Acoustics Stasys Xair subwoofer. Volkswagen used the Void Acoustics mycro 6-loudspeakers as monitors and integrated them into dedicated functional sound boxes, while the Void Acoustics loudspeakers are driven by amplifiers from MC2.
Under the hood, there is a 3.0-liter V6 TDI engine that develops 272 hp (200 kW) and 600 Nm (442 lb-ft) of torque. The engine uses an eight-speed automatic transmission that delivers the power to the road via the 4Motion all-wheel drive system.
According to the official press release, the Amarok Power Concept accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 7.9 seconds, while top speed is 210 km/h or 130 mph.