Volkswagen Caravelle Executive 2 0 BiTDI review (2009 onwards) MSN Cars UK — Volkswagen Caravelle

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Volkswagen Caravelle Executive 2.0 review (2009 onwards)

Model: Volkswagen Caravelle 2.0 BiTDI DSG 4MOTION

Bodystyle: MPV


All cars carry that’s more or less the of them, but the term ‘people has been reserved for models do the job bigger, better or both. Caravelle is a people carrier definitely goes beyond the of duty in shifting passengers and belongings about the place.

is an executive people carrier based on a van. It sounds an combination and if a Caravelle pulled up your house you couldn’t be sure whether it was about to the builders to lay your patio or a legal team wanting to the comment you posted on Twitter that Premier League

The Caravelle looks like the Volkswagen Transporter panel van it basically is. Don’t mention the M (minibus) though, it’s far too for that and a world away the cramped, sweaty conveyance served on your school

The range-topping model we’re has swivelling leather-clad seats, a laptop table, electric doors and a sobering £42,000 tag. The local comprehensive need to hold the mother of all to pay for that.

Where does it fit?

It might do a thorough job of masking but the Caravelle is still defined by its vehicle roots. Volkswagen it as a commercial vehicle and sells it its commercial vehicle dealer but there’s no reason why this put anyone off.

The other that limits the number of rivals for the Caravelle is its price. You can away the potent twin-turbo engine, the DSG gearbox, the 4MOTION drive and the niceties that bundled up with the Executive level but your bog standard will still be around That’s a considerable sum for an MPV.

Is it for you?


So who’s to buy it? Volkswagen markets the Caravelle at who want a mobile office or transport for their well-to-do and stressed executives. However, also aimed at large who find smaller MPVs cope in the face of their lifestyles.

Volkswagen Caravelle


The thought of the size of the Caravelle (2,300kg, long and 2.3m wide) on a 2.0-litre diesel engine fill you with confidence but amazing what a couple of can do.

The BiTDI engine develops and 295lb ft of torque, enough to really get the Caravelle shifting. refined too, thrumming meekly in the background on the motorway this vehicle probably most at home.

The high position affords a commanding out and the automatic seven-speed DSG transmission is all but as it moves through the gears. noticeable how well the Caravelle its speed when you lift off the while strong brakes and the 4×4 system were in the wet.

What doesn’t it do


This is a big vehicle and it doesn’t handle like a car shouldn’t come as a surprise. The leans in corners and the ride can be on less than pristine Having said that, model is a significant improvement the previous generation Caravelle and its comfort improves a lot once heavy duty suspension is down with a few passengers.

At the kind of prices Volkswagen is for a well-specified Caravelle, you’ve got to need all that space to buy Most large MPVs are for six or seven passengers but the Caravelle a step further by offering capacity for seven adults and a bit of luggage.

Volkswagen Caravelle
Volkswagen Caravelle
Volkswagen Caravelle
Volkswagen Caravelle

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