Volkswagen Transporter 6.1 Panel Van in Poole Dorset, Portsmouth & Southampton Hampshire
Powered by a 204PS 2.0 Bi TDI engine with a 7-speed DSG transmission, the Transporter Sportline backs up its sporty good looks with strong performance. It’s available as a panel van or a Kombi with six seats, lowered on Eibach 30mm springs with 18" ‘Sportline’ Gloss Black alloy wheels. It stands out further with a rear tailgate spoiler, a sports bumper with a front diffuser and Nappa leather and Alcantara interior upholstery. It’s also Euro 6.2 ready, with short and long wheelbases available. A top specification comes as standard, including the Digital Cockpit, heated front seats, Discover Media navigation, LED headlights and rear tail lights, a rear-view camera, towbar preparation and a sliding side door. Additional highlights include High Beam Assist, front and rear parking sensors, Adaptive Cruise Control and power-folding door mirrors. VW has left no stone unturned to create the ultimate Transporter.
Designed to make an impression, the Transporter Sportline has a 30mm lower suspension than the standard van, 18” gloss black alloys and a sports styling kit. Inside, gorgeous Nappa leather and Alcantara upholstery is standard.
The 2.0 Bi TDI 204PS engine has an impressive 450Nm of torque, with the short wheelbase panel van returning up to 35.8mpg combined (all versions do over 32mpg). Thanks to ACC, it will also cruise for you and there’s a reversing camera.
The long wheelbase van has 6.7m3 of cargo space and a load length of 2,957mm - enough for three Euro pallets, while the short wheelbase model has 5.8m3. The Kombi has seating for six people with a removeable three-seater bench.
Living with it
With heated front seats, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, navigation, an 8” touchscreen and the Digital Cockpit, the Transporter Sportline is equipped for life on the road. It’s great to drive, cheap to run and guaranteed to turn heads.