More than Transporter: VW's all-new Caravelle made its first appearance outside Europe.
24 October 2003
By MARTON PETTENDY
GERMAN giant Volkswagen showcased its all-new Caravelle people-mover in Sydney, with the Multivan T5 making its first public appearance outside Europe.
Again set to comprise a Transport commercial van variant, the new Caravelle range will feature a 2.5-litre V5 turbo-diesel with six-speed manual and automatic transmissions.
Originally due on sale in February, the new Caravelle will now lob here in April. Pricing has not been revealed.
VW also previewed a revised Polo range due on sale this week, featuring the likes of ABS, twin airbags and climate control across the range to match rivals from Citroen (C3) and Peugeot (206).
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