Tag: VW

Caddy DSG is What Van? Editor’s Choice

Caddy DSG is What Van? Editor’s Choice

FOR the second year running, the Volkswagen Caddy DSG (Direct Shift Gearbox) has achieved honours at the What Van? magazine Van of the Year Awards. The Caddy DSG, which uses twin clutch technology to provide faster gearchanges than a conventional automatic gearbox, received the Editor’s Choice award at the magazine’s […]

Transporter reaches 10 million milestone

Transporter reaches 10 million milestone

A MILESTONE has been reached as Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has now produced in excess of 10 million examples of the iconic Transporter. This year marks the 60th anniversary of the creation of the model. The Volkswagen Transporter is Volkswagen’s best-selling van and the number one imported van in the UK. […]

Volkswagen Maxi’s up

Volkswagen Maxi’s up

THE new Caddy Maxi has made its world debut at the European Road Transport Show in Amsterdam. The new Caddy Maxi is capable of carrying a load weighing up to 800 kg in a cargo bay measuring 4.2 cubic metres. The load floor measures 2,250 mm in length and can […]

Volkswagen shuttles home

Volkswagen shuttles home

A FLEET of 55 Volkswagen Transporter Shuttles is providing a new nationwide ‘Home Connect’ service for coach holiday company, WA Shearings. The Transporter Shuttles, which can seat up to eight passengers, will be used to collect holidaymakers direct from their homes and take them to the departure point for their […]

Volkswagen vans strike gold

Volkswagen vans strike gold

VOLKSWAGEN commercial vehicles have bagged a brace of awards at the Fleet World and Van Fleet World Honours ceremony. The Volkswagen Caddy and Crafter vans collected awards as ‘Best Small Van’ and ‘Best Large Van’. The Golf passenger car also picked up a gong and was named Best Fleet Car. […]

New S and SE packs mean extra value for ’07 VW Vans

New S and SE packs mean extra value for ’07 VW Vans

THE new registration plate marks the launch of two new options packs for Volkswagen Transporter buyers, offering them extra equipment as well as extra value. With the introduction of the S and SE packs, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is combining a number of popular options into two value-for-money packages. Available on […]

History of Volkswagen in Malaysia

The late Col (rtd) Mokhtar Ismail, GM of Champion Motors which sold VWs in the 1960s and 1970s, congratulating the first taxi driver in Malaysia to use a Golf, which had just been introduced in early 1977 The establishment of VW Group Malaysia is the fourth time that the VW […]

Crafter delivers Van of the Year Award

Crafter delivers Van of the Year Award

VOLKSWAGEN’S recently-launched large panel van, the Crafter, has claimed the top award at the prestigious What Van? Van of the Year Awards. A strong engine line-up, a major emphasis on safety, a huge range and standard six-speed manual gearbox all contributed to the judges’ decision. In summing up, they said: […]

Special Edition Transporter sets the trend

Special Edition Transporter sets the trend

VOLKSWAGEN Commercial Vehicles is launching the Trendline, a limited special edition of its best-selling Transporter van, offering customers extra equipment at an attractive price. Based on the Transporter T28 short wheelbase panel van, the Trendline is available with a 1.9-litre 102 PS or 2.5-litre 130 PS engine. Over and above […]

Prices announced for new Volkswagen Crafter

Prices announced for new Volkswagen Crafter

VOLKSWAGEN Commercial Vehicles has announced prices for its new Crafter van which was revealed to the public at the CV Show in March and will go on sale in September. Prices start at £15,300 (basic RRP excl VAT and on the road costs) for the CR30 short wheelbase panel van […]