Volkswagen Transporter: For Family Getaways!
All That You Need To Know About Volkswagen Transporter
Volkswagen Transporter is fifth generation vehicle that was first introduced six decades ago by Volkswagen, vehicle was centered to V Group's T platform and the vehicles were sold globally.
A Look at T-Series
Now Transporter vehicles are known as series of T1, T2, T3, T4 and T5, indicating T-series groups. However, in past first three generations were known by Type 2 representing their relation to Beetle or Type 1. The makers were affected by those days' time trend and named first three productions as T1, T2 and T3.
A Range of Commercial Vehicles
Transporter includes multiple sitting vehicles for family outings or for tourism such as campervans, pickups, minibuses, vans and minivans. Besides it tries to mimic a few rivals like Mercedes-Benz Vito, Toyota Hiace and Ford Transit.
Not For USA and Improved Version
Transporter Fifth Generation, T5 is the latest member of T-series, it is in sale in North America, Mexico, but to avoid 25% tax they do not export it to Canada or USA. In 2009, it was updated with latest diesel engine and first time world witnessed 7-speed DSG in light weight commercial vehicle.