As the second best selling vehicle in the Volkswagen Commercial range, the Caddy now gains a 1.0 TSI derivative with Trendline specification.
Commenting on the reason behind introducing the petrol model, Mark Handley, Head of Sales and Marketing at Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles says: ‘‘At R306 300, the 1.0 TSI Trendline Caddy offers exceptional value for our potential customers. Our aim is to increase the market share and positioning of the Caddy Trendline range.“
The 1.0 TSI Trendline joins the Caddy range that consists of the 2.0 TDI Trendline, the seven-seater Caddy Maxi and Caddy Alltrack models.
The Caddy Trendline incorporates a host of additional features and wider range of standard and optional equipment.
This new Caddy Trendline adds standard features such as ‘Composition Media’ radio with touchscreen, 16-inch ‘Bendigo’ alloy wheels, heated rear window, electrically adjustable and heated exterior mirrors, climatic air-conditioning system, power 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 75 kW and 175 Nm of torque paired with a five-speed manual gear box.
The new Caddy comes standard with a 3 year/60 000km Genuine AutoMotion Service Plan, 3-year/120 000 km warranty and a 12-year anti-corrosion warranty. Service Interval is 15 000 km.