Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has on Tuesday announced brief overview details of a new Caddy 1.0 TSI in South Africa.
Caddy is the second smash hit model Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ range boasting a combine’s space efficiently with smooth design and moderate running expenses.
It is in its fourth range.
Since its arrival in South Africa in 2015, Caddy has turned into favoured model for private purchasers and [fleet] armada operators.
Head of Sales and Marketing at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Mark Handley said the new1.0 TSI Trendline joins the Caddy range which contains the 2.0 TDI Trendline, the seven-seater Caddy Maxi and Caddy Alltrack models.
”At R306 300, the 1.0 TSI Trendline Caddy offers remarkable incentive for our potential clients. Our point is to expand the piece of the pie and positioning the Caddy Trendline range,” said Handley.
The automakers reported that the new Caddy Trendline comnprises extra highlights and more extensive scope of standard and optional equipment including composition Media’ radio with touchscreen, 16-inch ‘Bendigo’ alloy wheels, heated back window, electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors, climatic air conditioning system, electric windows, leather steering wheel, height adjustable front seats, multi-function display, roof rails in black, under-seat storage, front fog lights with static cornering light and daytime running lights.
The Trendline can be customised with optional features such as Park Distance Control – front and rear with rear view camera – not available with rear wing doors, cruise control, dark-coloured tail lights, removable towbar, Bi-xenon headlamps with separate LED daytime running lights and blacked-out tail lights including Light & Sight Package, multi-function leather steering wheel and rear wing doors.
The new Caddy 1.0 TSI Trendline has a power output of 75kW paired with a five-speed manual gear box.
It uses 5.6l of fuel per 100km. This three-cylinder aspirated engine delivers its maximum torque of 175 Nm from 1,500 rpm up to 3,500 rpm.
New Caddy retail price (VAT and emissions tax included)
1.0 TSI Trendline R 306 300
The new Caddy comes standard with a 3 year/60 000km Genuine AutoMotion Service Plan, 3 year/120 000km warranty and a 12-year anti-corrosion warranty. Service Interval is 15 000km