Mercedes-Benz X-Class v Volkswagen Amarok

The Mercedes-Benz X-Class and Volkswagen Amarok are the pickups that sit at the premium end of the market. With prices starting at £27,310 and £25,600 (plus VAT) respectively, they’re far more expensive than the other vehicles in the segment – but which vehicle should you put your money towards? ExteriorContinue Reading

Volkswagen Crafter 4Motion 2018

The VW Crafter 4Motion is the four-wheel drive version of Volkswagen’s large panel van, the Crafter. The Volkswagen Crafter 4Motion competes with other 4×4 vans, like the Ford Transit AWD, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 4×4 and Iveco Daily 4×4, and offers a more practical alternative to the traditional pickup truck. Model historyContinue Reading

VW Amarok Dark Label

Introducing the VW Amarok Dark Label, the pickup that wraps all the practicality, comfort and prestige of the standard Amaroks up in vivacious packaging. Limited to just 200 UK customers, the VW Amarok Dark Label is based on the Highline trim-level but features more extensive styling cues. Dark by name,Continue Reading

At a time when most pickup manufacturers are downsizing, Volkswagen bucked the trend and dropped its fabled 2.0-litre ‘EA189’ engine in preference of a much more boastful 3.0-litre V6. So far, this has paid off for the German manufacturer with sales up 40% in 2018, but is the new engineContinue Reading