Known to be the world's first minivan, Volkswagen Transporter boasts of high quality performance. This member of the Volkswagen family has
been conceived of as a minivan, a variation of such has been made from the earlier
vehicle family member's platform, the Volkswagen Beetle. Volkwagen Trasporter
has been thought of during the dire postwar needs in the European coutries. The
times demanded for a tough, economical, yet versatile carrier of goods for the
people. Hence, the name Volkswagen Transporter has been coined for usage. Yes,
versatility is one of the major points flaunted by the vehicle and its performance
really manifested the strong point it boasts of.
Due to the insistent demand for the vehicle and the increase in sales, Volkswagen
Transporter manufacturers eventually produced the vehicle in several other modes
such as the panel van, window van, 2- and 4- door pickup, camper, and a lot more
other versions. A major change came into charge by the switching of Volkswagen
vehicle into water-cooled engines and front-wheel-drives.
The Volkswagen Transporter's platform, engine, and drivetrain exudes virtual
identity with that of the Volkswagen Beetle. The only difference is that the Volkswagen
Transporter nestles on a longer wheelbase. The wonders of Volkswagen Transporter
includes an air-cooled, flat-4 rear-mounted engine, 4-speed transmission, and
4-wheel independent suspension. Moreover, the Transporter can accommodate up to
A Volkswagen by name, the Transporter has established a reputation it truly deserves.
It is still in daily use as most enthusiasts have determined the survival of the
vehicle in today's market. Whatever name they call the Volkswagen Transporter,
in whatever purpose they do use the vehicle, what is important is that the users
love its rugged construction, easy maintenance, and outstanding fuel economy.