The first model to launch in Australia as part of the new Crafter range, the New Volkswagen Crafter Runner is 100% designed and engineered by Volkswagen. Already multi-award-winning, the new Crafter van was most recently awarded the prestigious International Van of the Year 2017 award.
Packed full of brand-new state of the art technology, the new Crafter Runner is a world-class, practical and efficient van developed in collaboration with our customers to fit your needs perfectly. It is available in two variants: medium wheel base (MWB) with a standard roof height, and a long wheel base (LWB) model with a high roof height.
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles are one of the only two light commercial manufacturers to have won the prestigious International Van of the Year Award for two years running. First was the Transporter in 2016 and now the new Volkswagen Crafter Van has been victorious in 2017.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
Combining a thoughtful approach to design, driver comfort, engineering, safety and driver assist technolgies, the new Crafter Runner sets the benchmark high in the van segment. 100% designed and engineered by Volkswagen, it has been constructed to the very highest standards of build quality and finish.ENQUIRE NOW
Designed with the customer in mind, the new Crafter Runner is innovative through and through, being smarter, more economical and easier to use. For example, we have lowered the floor sill be 10cm to reduce the step up into the vehicle for easier loading.
Surprisingly spacious, the new Crafter Runner has sliding doors which open up to 131.1cm and a load compartment height up to a maximum of 191.6cm. The medium wheel base (MWB) models can accommodate four Euro pallets and the long wheel base model can accommodate six.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
Each of the two different wheelbase variants of the new Crafter Van offers a different vehicle height. The medium wheel base (MWB) (354.0cm) is 598.6cm in length and 235.5cm high whereas the long wheel base (LWB) (449.0cm) is 683.6cm long and 259.0cm high.ENQUIRE NOW
Loading up the Crafter Van is easy thanks to the 180 degree opening rear barn doors and the wide sliding passenger’s side door. It has an impressive load capacity of 9.9m3 and a payload of 1465kg (MWB) or a load capacity of 14.4m3 and a 1322kg payload (LWB).DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
You can be confident that your load is safely secured in your new Crafter Runner thanks to 10 or 12 sturdy lashing rings (MWB and LWB respectively) that are recessed into the floor of the van.ENQUIRE NOW
You can expect a long service life and high performance from your Crafter Van which has been designed for heavy use.
Both Volkswagen Crafter Van variants are front wheel drive with a 6-speed manual gearbox and feature the new TDI engine with 340Nm of torque and 103kW of power.BOOK A TEST DRIVE
Safer, comfortable and more intuitive than ever, the new Crafter Runner has been designed with the driver in mind. Complete with a host of state of the art safety features and driver assist technologies, the new Crafter is ready to lead the way.
We’ve got you covered with our revolutionary driver assistance technologies. City Emergency Braking automatically applies the emergency brakes if it detects that the critical distance between vehicles is too low to reduce the chance of collision. Likewise, Front Assist monitors the distance between you and the vehicle in front using a radar system and alerts you should you get too close.ENQUIRE NOW
A combination of Front and Rear Park Distance Control technology and a Rear-View Camera provides you with both visual and audible alerts to help you park with precision.DOWNLOAD A SPECS SHEET
With innovative technologies such as Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and MirrorLink interfaces you can access your smartphones screen, selected apps, music and maps on your van’s touchscreen via App-Connect. The Composition Media radio system is a convenient hub which features an 8-inch colour display through which you can access the radio, selected apps and other media via the touchscreen or through Voice Control.DOWNLOAD A BROCHURE
With a two seater passenger bench in the front next to the driver, it’s easy to fit three people in the cabin comfortably. The driving seat boasts 4-way electronically adjustable lumbar support and two armrests for optimal comfort, whereas the passenger bench boasts a foldable table in the backrest and spacious under-seat storage.ENQUIRE NOW
Safety standards are unparalleled in the new Crafter Runner Van with a total of 6 airbags as standard – front, side and curtain – for the driver and the passengers.BOOK A TEST DRIVE