Spy photos: Exclusive: The Volkswagen Crafter 2017 prepares for the IAA Hannover

Volkswagen is renewing its range of vehicles and professional and the Crafter the time has come. Here you have photos exclusively of new Volkswagen Crafter that will be presented in September during the IAA Hannover. A few weeks after its debut in the International exhibition of Commercial Vehicles, the new van will arrive at dealers.

Released in 2006 and with a restyling in 2011, the German model because I needed a deep update. In these new images show a camouflage similar to that of a prototype that we captured last January, while doing some testing winter roads for scandinavian.

The design changes will be moderate and will affect mainly to his front, where we adopt the modern image present in passenger cars of the mark, as did the Transporter T6. In this way, the optical group rectangular to increase in size and will be joined by a large chrome grille that will increase visually the feeling of width.


The industrial of Volkswagen will keep the three options of body usual to provide a use fully professional Crafter panel Van), a mixed use with freight and passengers (Crafter Kombi) or leave the door open to a body which is adapted to the needs of the client (Crafter Chassis).

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has needed to change strategy in the future production of the new model. The current generation had many elements in common with the Mercedes Sprinter and it was produced by Daimler. However, the Crafter 2017 change of scenery and will be manufactured in Poland, specifically at the plant in Wrzesnia from where also comes the Volkswagen Caddy.