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VW Transporter gets a 60 Anniversary Pack in the UK

Volkswagen has just introduced the Transporter 60 Anniversary Pack, which arrives with eye-catching add-ons and will make your vehicle stand out from the crowd. According to the official press release, the Transporter 60 Anniversary Pack is priced from 609 GBP to 1,009 GBP, including fitting.

As a result, you will get Transporter 60 exterior decals, new front seats and headrests waterproof covers fitted with an embroidered Transporter 60 logo, a Piano Black upper grille with chrome detailing, new LED daytime running lights on Trendline and Highline models, chrome side mirror covers, chrome side indicator surrounds, chrome tail guard cover and a limited edition anniversary celebration book available only for the first 250 packs.

“Today’s much-loved Volkswagen vans are only the latest step in a 60-year journey that started with one clever idea. While the Transporter has evolved dramatically during that time – through five generations – the philosophy and vision that created the original still holds true.” said the press release.

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2014 VW Transporter Sportline 60 celebrates six decades in the UK

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is launching the Sportline 60, a new special edition model celebrating six decades of the Volkswagen Transporter in the United Kingdom. Sportline 60 – which replaces the current Sportline – could be availed in either short and long-wheelbase forms as a Kombi or panel van.

The Volkswagen Transporter Sportline 60 is distinguished from the rest of the VW Transporter range through a number f elements including 18-inch five-spoke Anthracite alloy wheels, black steel side bars, gloss black door mirror covers as well as special decals.

Moving to its interior, one can find that the Volkswagen Transporter Sportline 60 come with standard equipment like an upgraded Kenwood sat-nav infotainment system – including smartphone mirroring functionality, DAB and Bluetooth connectivity -- front and rear parking sensors with camera; and new quilted and embossed leather upholstery that features a special Sportline 60 edition logo.

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Vw launches Trendline and Highline models of Caddy, Transporter

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has launched Trendline and Highline models throughout its top-selling Caddy and Transporter ranges. These highly appealing vans provide a higher value for money. The new models stand for tremendous value. For instance, a Caddy Trendline is filled with specification valued at up to £1,555 (plus VAT).

However, it commands a premium of £900 (plus VAT) compared to the standard model, standing for customer savings of more than £650. The Caddy Trendline features Bluetooth connectivity, an updated CD/radio with ParkPilot display for rear parking sensors, cruise control, electric windows, height adjustable passenger seat, heated and electrically operated door mirrors, storage compartments under the front seats, vanity mirrors in the sun visors and a cover for the dashboard centre storage compartment. The exterior’s aesthetic gets a boost with its wheel trims and body-coloured bumpers, door mirrors and door handles.

The Caddy Highline is priced £1,900 (plus VAT) higher than the standard model, with extra specifications valued up to £3,245 (plus VAT). These include all the improvements found in the Trendline model plus Climatic air conditioning, a leather-covered steering wheel and gear knob, alloy wheels, front fog lights and an alarm. The Trendline models in the Transporter range get an upgraded CD/radio with ParkPilot display and AUX-IN socket, Bluetooth, trip computer and multifunction display, cruise control, full bulkhead (panel van), driver’s seat armrests, Comfort pack and Premium dashboard, Tasamo cloth upholstery, wheel trims, rear parking sensors and body-coloured bumpers, door mirrors and door handles.

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VW starts assembling Multivans and Transporters in Indonesia

About 1,200 units of Volkswagen Multivans and Volkswagen Transporters are planned to be built from the assembly line in Jakarta, Indonesia, by 2015. Currently, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles is commencing SKD assembly of the T5 in the country for the local market, together with importer Garuda Mataram Motor. Indomobil/Garuda Mataram Motor has been working with Audi and Volkswagen for several years already.

Jens Ocksen, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles for Production, commented that they are "very pleased" that the "successful and trusted" partner is now building Volkswagen's models for the "growth-oriented market."
Ocksen added that the partnership ensures the product quality, in which customers of the automaker are used to and which is expected from a luxury product such as the VW T5.

The initial plan was to assemble about 220 units of the VW T5s in 2012. The first automobiles will be delivered in February. Garuda Mataram Motor is also heading the sales activities.

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Throughout history, Volkswagen's iconic people carriers and campervans have always been applauded. At the upcoming 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show in September, Volkswagen intends to show that it fully deserves the recognition by debuting its new Volkswagen Caravelle people carrier and California campervan.

This new generation of models offer not just enhanced comfort and safety features but also the latest technology. In addition, the new generation of the Caravelle and the California boasts of having lower emissions. Moreover, these new models from VW are also more economical in terms of fuel by about 10 percent across the range.

On the outside, the modifications to the new VW Caravelle and California models include new rear light clusters, chrome side trims, more aerodynamic door mirrors and an entirely new front using the latest Volkswagen passenger car design for the grille and headlights seen most recently in the new Polo and Golf.

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