Volkswagen’s UK division is proud to announce the Transporter Sportline 60 special edition which celebrates the Transporter’s 60th year on sale in United Kingdom. It can be had with either a short or a long wheelbase in panel van or Kombi guises, with all of them featuring bespoke 18-inch 5-spoke rims that have a lovely anthracite look. Other cosmetic changes include black steel side bars, glossy black exterior mirrors, front & rear parking sensors as well as special decals. Other goodies included are electric windows, climate control system, ABS, electronically adjustable & heated mirrors and remote central locking.
On the inside there’s a Kenwood sat-nav system with DAB, Bluetooth and smartphone mirroring support, along with stereo with CD player and quilted & embossed leather upholstery. Body paint choices include Deep Black, Reflex Silver or Candy White with Deep Black roof.
Motivation is provided by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder BiTDI engine rated at 180 PS (132 kW) and 295 lb-ft (400 Nm) working together with either a standard six-speed manual or a seven-speed DSG.
The most affordable model money can buy is the short wheelbase variant equipped with a six-speed manual priced at 29,940 pounds while the most expensive is the long wheelbase seven-speed DSG at 34,170 pounds. It should be mentioned these prices do not take into account value added tax.