So it will be the Volkswagen Crafter 2017: first preview of your design


The Volkswagen Crafter it takes nearly a decade to the sale: it is the turn of a complete renovation to this van of bigger size. The Volkswagen Crafter 2017 will be officially presented at the IAA 2016 of Hannover, intended for commercial vehicles, in the last week of September: these are your first images of advancement.

In these design sketches you can see how el Volkswagen Crafter 2017 will incorporate a completely new style, based on the new design language premiered in its smaller brother, the Volkswagen Transporter T6. You will have the front-end, more stylish and the brand’s own, with LED optics that draw a continuum with the triple grill of horizontal chrome.

According to the brand itself, the new Crafter will be more robust and will represent a leap very significant in overall quality, something that is not strange because the current model is quite a veteran. For its development, the engineers of Volkswagen have listened to the requirements and suggestions of the owners of the current model, which will be noted at the time of their ergonomics or cargo space, for example.


The Volkswagen Crafter 2017 will have the best aerodynamic coefficient in its category -0,33-, which will result in greater efficiency and lower consumption, with the help of the last TDI Euro 6 manufacturer’s. In addition, this new generation will not be built by Mercedes-Benz together with its Sprinter, but that will separate their paths: it can be assumed that also in terms of its platform and chassis.

new Volkswagen Crafter will begin production in the new Volkswagen plant in Wrzesnia (Poland), and begin your marketing in the last few months of 2016. In the next few weeks will be officially presented, and will be then when we know all the details of this commercial three tons, that will be available in Van or Combi.