What is a VW Multivan?
The Volkswagen Multivan is an MPV from the German brand’s commercial vehicles division that won’t get a van equivalent. It replaces the Caravelle, and under the skin is a platform using MQB underpinnings, so plug-in hybrid drive is also available. Best people carriers and MPVs 2022.
Is a Multivan the same as a Transporter?
Unlike that vehicle (and despite the name) the Multivan isn’t actually based on the same underpinnings as the Transporter van. Instead, it’s a bespoke MPV built on the same MQB platform as all of Volkswagen’s passenger cars – and as such it’s a huge leap forward.
Is Volkswagen Multivan reliable?
The VW Multivan is based on a tried and tested set of mechanicals, used underneath just about every VW passenger car in the last few years. You can expect strong reliability from the turbocharged petrol and diesel engines, though the plug-in hybrid model has already had one recall for a potential fire risk.