Load platform with optional alloy tray 7.1 - 9.6m2
Seating Up to 7
Payload 1,326 - 3,378kg1
Volkswagen Crafter Cab Chassis now available at Southern Volkswagen, Reynella, SA.
Build from a firm foundation
Available in single and dual cab, the Crafter Cab Chassis is the perfect base for your ideal custom bodies. Create and customise yours with the specialist applications and conversions you need to get your job done.
With numerous task-specific factory options and extensive wheelbase, payload and engine combinations, the Crafter enables virtually any kind of body to be mounted.
Find your fit
Both single and dual cab models of the Crafter are built with a sturdy ladder frame chassis and depending on one of the many variants selected are available in lengths ranging from 5,968mm to 7,211mm and have a payload weights ranging from 1,326kg to 3,378kg1
Prepared for a challenge
The Crafter is available with an optional folding dropside aluminum tray - direct from the factory. With a robust load surface, rear step built into the tailboard and safety latches, it makes the Crafter perfect for any number of tough jobs. Lashing eyes are also recessed into the platform to secure your load, and can be folded flush with the surface.
Single Cab with Tray
Comfort for the team
The Crafter's ergonomic cabin has space for three in the single cab, and seven in the dual cab. Driver comfort is the focus, with a newly designed driver seat featuring longitudinal and height adjustment, electrical 4-way adjustable lumbar support, adjustable backrest and seat cushion angle, and two adjustable armrests.
Power through anything
The Crafter offers two powerful new diesel engines were designed specifically for commercial vehicles: the TDI340 with 340Nm torque or the TDI410 with 410Nm torque. With long service life even on high mileage deliveries, you can expect the best efficiency and reliability for your business. The Crafter Cab Chassis is available with three drive systems: Front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, and 4MOTION all-wheel drive, making it well-suited for any challenge.
The Crafter's innovative and intelligent driver assistance and safety systems help to keep you stress-free and your cargo in tact.
Take on any road
With 4MOTION and the mechanical differential lock, the Crafter is ready for almost any terrain. 4MOTION allocates the engine’s power across all four wheels as needed, preventing wheel spin and locking, while the mechanical differential lock makes starting up in adverse, off-road conditions much easier.
An extra set of eyes
We’ve always been and always will be committed to automotive safety. That’s why the Crafter Cab Chassis includes optional intuitive and innovative driver assist features such as Adaptive Cruise Control and Active Lane Keep Assist2.
Sensor-based Side Assist.
Your guardian angel
All Volkswagen cab and dual cab chassis models come with a suite of innovative safety features as standard. Some of the features include Front Assist with City Emergency Braking, Driver Fatigue Detection, Multi-Collision Brake and Hill Hold Assist. These technologies have been designed to assist you in everyday driving and on the job2.
The optional ergoComfort suspension seat, infotainment technology and range of added extras make the generous cabin of the Crafter a comfortable workspace for frequent drivers.
Work anywhere, anytime
It’s easy to get the job done with our tech. App-Connect4 allows you to display selected apps, maps and music on your phone vis Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™. You can stay focused on the road by handling calls, working the radio and media functions using voice commands. And if you’re looking for more entertainment, the Crafter includes an 6.5” colour touchscreen display, AM/FM radio, USB-C input and and four speakers.
App-Connect featuring Apple CarPlay®
More connected than ever
The Crafter gives a whole new meaning to the phrase 'mobile workplace'. It's fitted with various telephone, radio and media functions can be operated by using simple voice commands which means you don’t have to take your hands off the steering wheel.
Overseas model shown.
Fits you and a whole lot more
The Crafter has outstanding comfort features and sophisticated storage:
Practical open storage compartment, divided into three sections.
Sturdy cup holder.
Largest glove compartment in its class.
Special compartment for a folding rule with room for all kinds of tools.
Compartments in the doors for drink bottles (1.5L), files and more.
Two optional compartments in the roof shelf with plenty of storage space.