• Classic Transporter design is even sharper and more precise
  • Better fuel economy – new engines with Start/Stop function as standard
  • Improved safety – latest driver assistance systems
  • More comfort and convenience – adaptive chassis control and electrically adjustable seats
  • New technology systems – App-Connect with Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™ and MirrorLink®

Sydney, December 2015 – Volkswagen Australia is pleased to present local specifications and pricing of the latest Transporter from Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. Boasting key updated features, the new Transporter offers improved levels of safety and comfort, combined with modern design elements, the latest in-car technology and a new TDI engine producing 150kW of power.

In Germany, the T series has been the number one seller in its segment for decades. The new Transporters predecessor, the outgoing T5 series, sold almost 2 million units around the world in 13 years. Across the entire series’ 65 years of production, the vehicle has sold over 12 million vehicles worldwide, offering millions of customer’s Volkswagen’s renowned contemporary transport solutions. As the new Transporter returns to the Commercial Vehicles segment, it is set to continue this success story for generations to come.

With the latest Transporter vehicles, there continues to be two basic categories of the T series – the commercial vehicles (van, crewvan, single cab and dual cab) and the passenger carriers designed for commercial and private use (Multivan and Caravelle). Two different wheelbases and three varied roof heights (available in van and crewvan only) add to the series’ level of flexibility and functionality.

A completely new generation of TDI engines is being launched with the introduction of the new T series. The EA288 engine has been developed specifically for the tough requirements of a commercial vehicle, ensuring the longevity and ruggedness of the engine were placed as top priorities in developing the vehicle. The TDI engines available are transversely mounted and angled forward by eight degrees. They have a cubic capacity of 1,968cm3 and deliver an impressive 103kW @ 3,500rpm and 132kW @ 4000rpm, while the new engine delivers a powerful 150kW @ 4000rpm.

The sixth generation Transporter continues to showcase the unmistakable stylistic traits of its predecessors and combines these into a powerful overall design. Functional and versatile dimensions have always been a crucial element in the light Commercial Vehicles sector and the new

Transporter’s dimensions offer maximum load capacity, while at the same time ensuring optimal accessibility to the van.

Volkswagen Commercial vehicles have also integrated a wide array of intelligent assistance systems in the new Transporter. With ABS, ESP and EDL standard across the range, there are also a multitude of electronic aids over and above these that make driving the T series simpler and safer including Front Assist, City Emergency Braking (City EB) and Adaptive Cruise Control (only available in Multivan with TDI450), as well as Driver Fatigue Alert and Multi-Collision Brakes and to name a few.

The exterior design of the new Transporter series has been updated to enhance its traditional credentials, while showcasing the vehicles modern design elements.

Inside the new Transporter, the vehicles new interior design inherits many new impressive features. The new Transporter has also been fitted with the latest technology and infotainment systems, while showcasing an impressive range of comfort and convenience systems.

With an impressive list of standard features and equipment, the new Transporter series offers customers a range of vehicles that are practical, functional, spacious and enjoyable to drive. However, should customers want to enhance their Transporter, a host of optional packages are available which add great value-for-money and a wide range of convenience, assistance and upgraded luxury inclusions.

 

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Pricing

Transporter Van

  • Transporter TDI340 SWB Van 6 Spd Manual $36,990
  • Transporter TDI340 SWB Van 7 spd. DSG $39,990
  • Transporter TDI400 SWB Van 6 spd. Manual $40,590
  • Transporter TDI400 SWB Van 6 spd. Manual 4MOTION $44,090
  • Transporter TDI400 SWB Van 7 spd. DSG $43,590
  • Transporter TDI400 SWB Van 7 spd. DSG 4MOTION $47,090
  • Transporter TDI340 LWB Van 6 Spd Manual $38,990
  • Transporter TDI340 LWB Van 7 spd. DSG $41,990
  • Transporter TDI400 LWB Van 6 spd. Manual $42,590
  • Transporter TDI400 LWB Van 6 spd. Manual 4MOTION $46,090
  • Transporter TDI400 LWB Van 7 spd. DSG $45,590
  • Transporter TDI400 LWB Van 7 spd. DSG 4MOTION $49,090
  • Transporter TDI340 SWB Crewvan 7 spd. DSG $43,490
  • Transporter TDI340 LWB Crewvan 7 spd. DSG $45,490

Transporter Chassis

  • Transporter TDI340 LWB Single Cab 7 Spd DSG $44,690
  • Transporter TDI400 LWB Dual Cab 6 Spd Manual $45,290
  • Transporter TDI400 LWB Dual Cab 6 Spd Manual 4MOTION $48,790
  • Transporter TDI400 LWB Dual Cab 7 Spd DSG $48,290

Transporter Options

  • Metallic Paint $1,190
  • Pearl Effect Paint $1,190
  • Medium Roof $1,190
  • Body Coloured Paint for Medium Roof $290
  • High Roof with High Rear Wing Doors (LWB only) $2,390
  • Body Coloured Paint for High Roof $390
  • Driver’s Side Sliding Door $1,190
  • Rear Wing Doors (with Heated Windows) $490
  • Hinges Opening 250 Degrees (LWB only) $690
  • 17” Alloy Wheels – DEVONPORT $1,290
  • Appearance Package (Bumpers, Mirrors, Handles, Grille) $1,090
  • Body Coloured Bumbers (Cab Chassis) $750
  • Fixed Window in Load Compartment (Left) $390
  • Fixed Window in Load Compartment (Right) $390
  • Sliding Window in Load Compartment (Left) $790
  • Sliding Window in Load Compartment (Right) $790
  • Reversing Camera $590
  • Front Passenger Bench Seat $490
  • Rear Air Conditioning (2nd Evaporator, 2nd Heating System) $1,090
  • High Fixed Partition with Window $590
  • Rubber Floor Covering in Load Area (includes Step Illumination) – SWB $450
  • Rubber Floor Covering in Load Area (includes Step Illumination) – LWB $490
  • Wooden Floor Covering in Load Area (includes Step Illumination) – SWB $590
  • Wooden Floor Covering in Load Area (includes Step Illumination) – LWB $690
  • Hardboard Side Trim Panels in Load Area – SWB $490
  • Hardboard Side Trim Panels in Load Area – LWB $590
  • Electrical Interface (Terminal Block Under Front Seat) $100
  • Mechanical Rear Differential Lock (for 4Motion) $1,290
  • Rough Road Suspension and Shock Absorption $790
  • Heavy-Duty Suspension and Shock Absorption $390
  • Second Battery (with Cut-Off Relay) $490

Optional Packages

  • “Composition Media” with App Connect $1,190
  • “Discover Media” Satellite Navigation with App Connect $2,190
  • Driver Assistance Package with “Side Assist” (SWB only) $2,560
  • – includes Lane Change Assist “Side Assist”, Power Folding Mirrors,
  • Front Fog Lights with Cornering Function and “Light & Sight”
  • Driver Assistance Package $1,080 – includes Front Fog Lights with Cornering Function and “Light & Sight”
  • Interior Comfort Package – Vehicles with Single Front Seats $1,550 – includes “Light & Sight”, Height Adjustment and Lumbar Support for Front Passenger Seat, Armrests for Front Seats, Grab Handles on A Pillar, Vanity Mirrors, 12V Socket on Upper Dashboard
  • Interior Comfort Package – Vehicles with Front Passenger Bench Seat $1,170 – includes “Light & Sight”, Armrests for Driver’s Seat, Grab Handles on A Pillar, Vanity Mirrors, 12V Socket on Upper Dashboard
  • Load Platform Package $2,490 – includes Load Platform with Aluminium Side, Retaining Cables and Rear Step, Rear Mud Guards

Multivan

  • Multivan Comfortline TDI340 7 Spd DSG $49,990
  • Multivan LWB Comfortline TDI340 7 Spd DSG $53,990
  • Multivan Highline TDI450 7 Spd DSG $76,490
  • Multivan Highline TDI450 7 Spd DSG. 4MOTION $79,990
  • Multivan LWB Executive TDI450 7 Spd DSG $80,490
  • Multivan Generation SIX TDI450 7 Spd DSG $74,990

Options

  • Metallic Paint $1,590
  • Pearl Effect Paint $1,590
  • Multi-Function Table (Comfortline, Generation Six) $350
  • Adaptive Chassis Control (Highline) $1,590
  • Sunroof (Highline, Executive) $1,990
  • Insulated Box (Cooling and Warming) $1,190
  • Child Booster Seats (in both swivel seats) $890
  • Electrical Interface (Terminal Block Under Front Seat) $100
  • Mechanical Rear Differential Lock (for 4Motion) $1,690
  • Hill Descent Control (4Motion) $190
  • Voice Control (only with Discover Media) $290
  • Voice Enhancer (only with Discover Media) $290

Multivan Optional Packages

  • “Discover Media” Satellite Navigation with Volkswagen Media Control (Comfortline, Generation Six) $1,190
  • Side Assist Package (SWB Comfortline) $1,480
  • Upgrade Package (SWB Comfortline) $5,660 – includes Alcantara Seat Material, Front Seat Heaters, Rear Privacy Glass, 17” Alloy Wheels – DEVONPORT and Front Fog Lights with Cornering Function
  • Upgrade Package (LWB Comfortline) $3,770 – includes Alcantara Seat Material, Front Seat Heaters, Rear Privacy Glass and Front Fog Lights with Cornering Function
  • Interior Comfort Package – Vehicles with Single Front Seats
  • Electric Sliding Doors and Latching Tailgate (Comfortline) $2,680
  • 18” Alloys – SPRINGFIELD (Highline, Executive) $1,990
  • Good Night Package (All) $1,740
  • “Discover Media” Satellite Navigation with Volkswagen Media Control (Comfortline, Generation Six) $1,190
  • Side Assist Package (SWB Comfortline) $1,480
  • Upgrade Package (SWB Comfortline) $5,660 – includes Alcantara Seat Material, Front Seat Heaters, Rear Privacy Glass, 17” Alloy Wheels – DEVONPORT and Front Fog Lights with Cornering Function
  • Upgrade Package (LWB Comfortline) $3,770 – includes Alcantara Seat Material, Front Seat Heaters, Rear Privacy Glass and Front Fog Lights with Cornering FunctionInterior Comfort Package – Vehicles with Single Front Seats
  • Electric Sliding Doors and Latching Tailgate (Comfortline) $2,680
  • 18” Alloys – SPRINGFIELD (Highline, Executive) $1,990
  • Good Night Package (All) $1,740

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