Volkswagen has officially revealed fist photos and details on the new redesigned Transporter, Caravelle, Multivan and California minivans with new features. All VW‘s T5 line-up will be introduced at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show and go on sale in the middle of October.
The front ends of these vehicles have been reshaped to look like flow Polos and Golfs. The ribs on the front grille are black, the rear fog light will now act as static cornering lights. Some models facet black, high spin ribs, each highlighted with a chrome streak while the headlights have also been given a facelift.
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New 4-cylinder turbo diesel engines with usual rail technology are integral. The 2.0 TDI has command records of 62 kW (84PS), 75kW (102PS), 103kW (140PS) or 132kW (180PS). The 132kW type features a “two-period mount with bi-turbocharging technology.” Maximum torque figures are 220Nm from 1250rpm, 250Nm from 1500rpm, 340Nm from 1750rpm and 400Nm from 1500rpm respectively. All the engines have a particle filter.
Volkswagen says the T5 series has achieved an improvement of 10% general in C02 emissions and fuel consumption. When coupled to the new 7-pace dual clutch gearbox the 132kW motor can abandon fuel consumption by up to 1.9 litres compared to the earlier 6-rate repeated gearbox.
Exterior tools includes a worthy of 16-creep, 17-crawl or 18-inch alloy wheels, Side Help path change junior to overseer blind spots and external mirrors which now house the aerial usage. VW’s 4Motion AWD system will be unfilled with the DSG transmission and shelter tools include airbags, ESP, hill-start assistance system and hazard lights counsel during emergency braking.
The interior could be precise with a Dynaudio acoustic system, touch-project satellite navigation, a USB line, totally mindless air conditioning, the new three-spoke proposal steering circle and a new tyre monitor display.