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Used Volkswagen Caravelle Van Review & Buying Advice

Volkswagen Caravelle Specifications

The Volkswagen Caravelle has a payload allowance of 692 kg and a turning circle (in metres) of 11.9 w.

Find a fault guide for the Volkswagen Caravelle here.

Used Volkswagen Caravelle prices and values / valuations

A new Volkswagen Caravelle has a retail price that starts at £25924 plus £4537 VAT and a £550 delivery charge.

So there are considerable savings to be made by buying a used Volkswagen Caravelle van as opposed to a new one. Check out the latest average retail price for a used Volkswagen Caravelle using our Volkswagen Caravelle price guide.

It is important to remember that the used values we provide are based on the average retail prices of Volkswagen Caravelle vans on sale in the UK over the last 3 months and therefore are valuations inclusive of VAT.

Volkswagen Caravelle insurance groups

Most of the Volkswagen Caravelle vans fall into the following insurance groups: 26E-31E. Click here for the cheapest insurance quote on a Volkswagen Caravelle.

Or if you prefer to speak to someone on the telephone, as a used Van Expert reader you can call 0800 080 5295 and quote reference 1545. This will get you the best prices available from a leading van insurance provider.

How does the Volkswagen Caravelle insurance group affect van insurance premiums?

If you're looking to save money and get a cheaper van insurance premium, vans in lower insurance groups attract a lower premium, so it's worth comparing what group other vans fall into compared to the Volkswagen Caravelle. Click here for the cheapest insurance quote on a Volkswagen Caravelle .

Or if you prefer to speak to someone on the telephone, as a used Van Expert reader you can call 0800 080 5295 and quote reference 1545. This will get you the best prices available from a leading van insurance provider.

Volkswagen Caravelle fuel economy and Road Tax (V.E.D.)

Used Van Expert recommend basing Volkswagen Caravelle (Diesel) fuel economy around the official combined MPG of 36.7 (unladen). The combined figure is based on some motorway driving (when MPG will be better) and some city driving (where it will be poor). The official combined laden MPG figure is . The Volkswagen Caravelle fuel tank can hold 80 litres of petrol or diesel.

Used Volkswagen Caravelle CO2 Emissions

The Volkswagen Caravelle emits 203 co2 in g/km and sits in emission class Euro 5 so you can work out the tax costs compared to other vans here:

Vehicle Excise Duty rates 2009-2011 for vans registered before 01 March 2001

VED band Change 2009-10 rate 2009-10 rate
Up to 1549cc +£5 £125 £125
Over 1549cc +£5 £190 £200

Vehicle Excise Duty rates 2009-2011 for vans registered on or after 01 March, 2001

VED band Change 2009-10 rate 2009-10 rate
Euro 4* & 5** discount rate +£5 £125 £125
Standard rate +£5 £185 £200

*for Euro 4 compliant vans registered between 01 March 2003 and 31 December 2006
**for Euro 5 compliant vans registered between 01 January 2009 and 31 December 2010

Volkswagen Caravelle dimensions

The Volkswagen Caravelle has a wheelbase of 3000 mm and has the following dimensions:

Volkswagen Caravelle load space or ‘loadspace’

  • Load volume: 5.8 m3
  • Loadspace length: 2537 mm
  • Loadspace width: 1625 mm
  • Reduced width between wheel arches: 1220mm
  • Loadspace height: 1317 mm
  • Loading floor height: 569 mm

Volkswagen Caravelle loading doors:

  • Rear door width: 1446 (tailgate) mm
  • Rear door height: 1262 (tailgate) mm
  • Sliding side door width: 1010 mm
  • Sliding side door height: 1253 mm

Volkswagen Caravelle running costs and servicing

There are 68 main dealers who can service a Volkswagen Caravelle nationwide, plus many cheaper independents and the service interval for the Volkswagen Caravelle is 18,000/24 Months.

Find a fault guide for the Volkswagen Caravelle here.



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