Other VW T6 Specs
The VW T6 Camper is said to be hybrid, with 2.0 liter diesel and 2.0 liter petrol (170 kW and 165 kW, respectively), while the speculation about electric car type is still afloat. Nevertheless, this camper van has concept design that is similar with T5, but with rather boxy rear part that some may find slightly old fashioned in reminiscence of Ford Pinto. The interior will also be more about function than look, relying of functionality since the car is aimed for campers, travelers, delivery services, businesses and institutions or public services. The simplicity of the interior will also open way for easier conversion and modification.
The e-co-Motion is the new concept of car with electric battery, which will take this camper van to the next level as a super efficient vehicle. The T7 is also rumored to have larger battery. 30 kWh of battery capacity will be able to take the car running for another 150 km or 93 miles, while the 40 kWh of battery capacity will be able to take the car running for another 200 km or 142 miles. Add the cruise control, light alloy wheels and other specs, and this car can save more fuel while driving for a long distance.
Conclusion: What You Can Expect from T6
Despite not being revealed yet and only showing concept design, there are many expectations for the new VW T6 that will be revealed in 2015. The car is expected to be an evolution of T5, which share some of its key characteristics that earned the T5 praises, yet with some fresh tweaks that make the new car worth to buy. The car is definitely aimed for campers, travelers and those with delivery businesses or those who run institutions that depend heavily on vans, and it is hailed as new innovation in T series with environmentally friendly, fuel efficient e-Co-Motion concept.
Basically, the car could be a hybrid, electric or both, with 2-L of solar and 2-L of gasoline as well as electric battery. The engine will perhaps have slightly bigger capacity than the T5, but with lighter and smaller body. The car can also be modified or pumped up with facelifts, such as on the van panel, door, wing mirrors, interior, and many more depend on your needs. The car will also has key features such as alloy wheels, cruise control and 7 gears that will make the car more fuel-efficient and easier to control.
What about the interior? Basically, the concept design shows similar concept with the T5: straightforward, sleek, simple and practical, with more emphasis on practicality. This also makes the upcoming VW T6 Camper open more modifications and facelifts, since this van will be likely to be used for more specific purposes such as camping and commercial uses. Plus, the e-Co-Motion concept and efficient fuel saving features make this car a dream vehicle for those who need big, practical vehicle for a long trip but with more efficient gas using.