The first time Das Auto introduced the Volkswagen T2 Camper was during the 80’s where most of our team member were not born yet. It is very sensible why VW wants to relaunch the T2 Camper van as it was a blast of success during the 80s’ dreams. The T2 Camper will be offering in Netherlands, as we quoted from autoevolution.com.
The base platform for the Volkswagen T2 Camper is the 1960s Transporter van which we believe already served as family van during the aforementioned period. So, why Das Auto even risk its business by bringing something which well, old-school? The next big thing in fashion world which also affects the automotive world is bringing the old-school style back which most people refer its as retro.
On its glory days, the Volkswagen T2 Camper has a sofa bed, a sink, a stowable table, a kitchenette, a gas stove, and a refrigerator. Perfect features to get away during the weekend, right? Okay, what about the engine and performance? All the features will be useless if the T2 Camper doesn’t have the dependable engine, right?
Volkswagen powered the T2 Camper with 1.4L naturally-aspirated 4-cylinder engine which able to provide 80 horsepower. The engine is coupled to a 4-speed manual transmission and able to hit 0 to 62 mph (100km/h) in 16 seconds with top speed reaches at 84 mph (135 km/h). the new T2 Camper will be assembled in Brazil plant facility with the price ranges at €32,425 ($44,700) and €55,995 ($77,190.