12.08.2022

Reviewing The Specs Of The VW Transporter 6.1 Range

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Overview of VW Transporter Specs

View of VW Crew Bus

The practicality of the VW Transporter range almost means that VW could slack on the innovative elements. Yet it is almost as if the brand has stepped up. Aspects of the range’s performance and technology have been immensely enhanced. Above all, VW has placed importance on the Transporter’s durability, one of the cornerstones of this iconic brand.

All vehicles in the range now come standard with Bluetooth functionality as well as LED interior lighting. Volkswagen enthusiasts will no doubt recognize the integration of Driver Assist Systems. All models are fitted with Tyre Pressure Monitors, Post Collision Braking Systems, Driver Alert, and Crosswind Assist. There is also an optional rear-wind camera available which works in partnership with the rear wing doors.

View of VW Double Cab

This range is renowned for its versatility, which is underlined specifically in the Crew Bus variant. There are multiple options when it comes to seating and some seats are even removable. This variant offers short and long wheelbase options and is suitable for s variety of duties. The Transporter Crew Bus is also designed for comfort, fitting up to eleven seats inside. There are also LED lights in the passenger compartment.

The Panel Van has also enjoyed an update, with a noticeably different front end. This range is also equipped with an array of driver assist systems and remains powerful with an 81kW or 110kW engine. The vehicle is also fitted with Crosswind Assist and an Ergonomic workplace. There are also smartly crafted load securing options.

The Transporter 6.1 Cab Range is fitted with an 81kW engine, with the Double Cab range coming equipped with 146kW of power. This range also comes equipped with a long wheelbase and front driver and passenger airbags. A standout feature of this range is the 4MOTION feature, which makes the Transporter 6.1 one of the most capable vehicles especially when it comes to navigating difficult terrain.

View of VW Transporter Double Cab

For a more detailed overview of the VW Transporter’s specs, please download our brochure here. To experience this range firsthand, why not book a test drive? Locate your nearest approved CFAO VW Dealership and see what the Transporter is capable of. Let’s have a closer look at the models.

VW Transporter Performance, Technology, And Drive

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New Volkswagen Transporter Panel Van 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB

Profile of VW Panel Van

The first model in our range is the Volkswagen Transporter Panel Van 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB. This manual-powered model is equipped with 250Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 14.4 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 7.2 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Electronic stability control, Traction control system

New Volkswagen Transporter Panel Van 6.1 2.0 TDI 110kW LWB DSG

Slide profile of VW Transporter Panel Van

The second model in this range is the Volkswagen Transporter Panel Van 6.1 2.0 TDI 110kW LWB DSG. It is powered by a 110kW engine and comes standard with 350Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 11.2 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 7.2 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Hill hold control, Anti-slip regulation.

New Volkswagen Transporter Single Cab 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB

Side profile of VW Transporter Single Cab

The Volkswagen Transporter Single Cab 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB is equipped with 81kW of power and 250Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 14.6 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 7.6 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Heat-insulating windshield made of laminated glass, Crosswind Assist.

New Volkswagen Transporter Double Cab 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB

View of Volkswagen Transporter Double Cab

The Volkswagen Transporter Double Cab 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB is equipped with 81kW of power and 250Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 14.6 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 7.5 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Standard suspension and shock absorption, automatic post-collision braking system.

New Volkswagen Transporter Double Cab 6.1 2.0 BiTDI 146kW LWB DSG 4 Motion

Side profile of VW Transporter Double Cab

The second model in this range is the Volkswagen Transporter Double Cab 6.1 2.0 BiTDI 146kW LWB DSG 4 Motion. This model is equipped with 146kW of power and 450Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 14.2 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 8.2 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Heat-insulating glass (green), Cell phone interface and app connect.

New Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB (10-seater)

Side profile of VW Transporter Crew Bus

The Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 TDI 81kW LWB (10-seater) is manually powered. It has an output of 81kW and 250Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 15.5 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 7.2 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Hill hold control, Sliding windows in front and fixed window in the rear.

New Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 TDI 110kW LWB DSG (5-seater)

Side profile of VW Transporter Crew Bus

The second model in this range is the Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 TDI 110kW LWB DSG (5-seater). This model is equipped with 110kW of power and 340Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 12 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 6.6 liters per 100km/h
Standard Features: Automatic post-collision braking system, Electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors (not folding).

New Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 BiTDI 146kW SWB 4Motion DSG (5-seater)

Side profile of VW Transporter Crew Bus

The diesel-powered Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 BiTDI 146kW SWB 4Motion DSG (5-seater) is fitted with 146kW of power and 450Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 9.8 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 8.2 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Mechanical rear differential lock, skiing windows in front and closed side panel in the rear.

New Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 BiTDI 146kW 4Motion DSG LWB (8-seater)

Side profile of Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus

The last model in this range is the Volkswagen Transporter Crew Bus 6.1 2.0 BiTDI 146kW 4Motion DSG LWB (8-seater). It comes standard with VW’s 4Motion technology, 146kW of power, and 450Nm of torque.

Acceleration in seconds (0-100km/h): 9.8 seconds
Combined fuel consumption: 8.2 liters per 100kms
Standard Features: Crosswind assist, Power-operated child safety lock.

Volkswagen Transporter FAQs

What kind of engine suits the VW Transporter?

This range is particularly famous for the reliable 2.0-liter TDI turbodiesel engines.

Is the VW Transporter range a good buy?

Apart from its immense practicality, the VW Transporter range also has a great resale value in comparison to its competitors.

What factors contribute to the VW Transporter’s good resale value?

The VW brand enjoys a great reputation and history amongst consumers. It also holds a certain cultural value, and these factors allow the brand to retain its resale value.

Are VW Transporters reliable?

Absolutely. Volkswagen is renowned worldwide for being one of the most reliable motoring brands.

How many years should a VW Transporter last?

Sufficient maintenance should ensure that the VW Transporter lasts over 15 years.

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A Taste Of Innovation

View of VW Transporter Single Cab

There is undeniable versatility when it comes to the Volkswagen Transporter range. Regardless of which variant we observe, the models have been used not only as simple workhorses but also for leisure purposes. The uses that the Transporters offer has ensured that it will always enjoy immense popularity amongst consumers.

It is a pleasure then, to observe that Volkswagen has continued to install this range with a variety of innovations. Not only has its on-road performance been improved, but there has also been an emphasis placed on safety features. For a vehicle that is prominent amongst the people’s carrier segment, this can only distinguish it even further.

To enquire more about the VW Transporter’s specifications, please download our brochure here. Alternatively, feel free to contact us!

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