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Crafter Panel Van

The award-winning Crafter.

Now a back-to-back winner of Parkers' Best Van of the Year award, the Crafter's supreme blend of utility, versatility and comfort continues to shine through. More practical, economical and innovative than ever before, the Crafter has a wide range of features to meet the needs of our business customers. Crafted by you. Engineered by us.



Perfect for city driving.

Crafter safely and reliably handles almost any situation in heavy city traffic with its innovative driver assistance and safety systems.​

Your second pair of eyes.
Park Assist.

Crafter simplifies parking with its innovative and intelligent parking assistance system. Electromechanical Servotronic steering comes as standard. Optional features include Side Protection, Trailer Assistance manoeuvring, Rear Traffic Alert and Steering Assistance.

Comes as standard.
Front Assist and City Emergency Braking.

Crafter comes with state-of-the-art driver assistance systems. Available as standard Front Assist uses a radar to monitor your distance from the traffic in front and alerts you if you are too close. City Emergency Braking reduces the chance of a collision by triggering emergency braking when it detects critical distances.

Comes as standard.
Automatic Post-Collision Braking System.

Crafter features a system that triggers braking after a collision to prevent a second impact. After a short delay, the vehicle begins a phased braking action down to 6 mph, during which the driver can take over at any time.

State-of-the-art.
Assistance and safety systems.

See some of our new driver assistance features in action. Crosswind Assist is part of our Electronic Stabilisation Programme (ESP), a traction control system that uses sensors to help you stay in control of your vehicle. Useful options to help you manoeuvre your vehicle in tight spaces include Park Assist, Side Protection and Trailer Assist, while Lane Keeping Assist will help you through busy traffic.



Impressive loadability. 

Crafter is the best in its class, featuring wide sliding doors that open up to 1,311 mm, a high load compartment height of up to 2,196 mm and a loading sill which can be lowered by 100 mm. Crafter is designed with space for shelving systems and is available with an optional universal floor for even more flexibility. We promise to work with you to tailor your Crafter and optimise the payload for your individual business requirements. With a wide range of payloads on offer from 735kg to 2,573kg, we are sure to find a solution to meet your needs. For more details on our payload range simply call your local Marshall Van Centre directly.

Take the tour.
The Crafter panel van experience.

Explore the comfort, innovation and technology of the Crafter panel van in our walk around video.

Choice of sizes.
Vehicle lengths and roof heights.

Choose from three vehicle lengths and three vehicle heights, Crafter features a wide range of individual combination options to make it your own.

Working with you.
Payload and load volume.

We offer a range of payloads and can help to tailor your Crafter to optimise the payload to meet your business requirements.

Secure your cargo.
Fix and fasten.

With up to 14 lashing rings recessed into the floor, lashing rails on all of the walls and an interior roof rack, you can trust that your load is securely stowed in the Crafter.



A comfortable workplace.

Crafter’s 'ergoComfort' suspension seat, sophisticated storage options and choice of additional extras transform its cabin into a comfortable workplace for drivers who spend a lot of time on the road.

20-way seat adjustment.
The ergoComfort suspension seat.

The new ergoComfort suspension seat features optimal back care with 20-way seat adjustment to reduce the impact of any jolts. The combination of manual and electric settings allows you to fully adjust your seat. You can also add heating and a massage function to your seat.

Practical solutions.
Sophisticated storage.

Crafter has storage space for everything that you’ll need during the working day. With practical storage for smartphones, laptops and tablets along with water bottles and coffee cups for the driver and front passenger. The cabin also features storage compartments for sunglasses, a torch, folders, gloves and more.

Stay connected on the road.
Car-Net.

Access the digital world from behind your steering wheel with the optional Discover Media system. The Guide & Inform feature will navigate you to your next job and tell you about traffic jams or parking spots, while App-Connect allows you to access smartphone apps without ever touching your phone. Car-Net can even monitor your vehicle’s engine and parts through the optional Security and Service function.



Business Pack.

Load your Volkswagen Crafter up with top-of-the-range features at a fraction of the price.

A lot of extras. For just a little extra.

Upgrade with the Business Pack.

You can drive away in an upgraded Volkswagen Crafter for less thanks to the Business Pack. Available on the Crafter Startline and Trendline Panel van models, the discounted pack features front and rear parking sensors, air-conditioning, an alarm, two remote control folding keys and an overhead storage compartment in the cab for as little as £1,265 +VAT. That’s a saving of £1,345 for you and your business2. So your Crafter can be kitted out with some of our most advanced and practical features without costing you the earth.



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Contact Us

The Crafter has arrived. Call us today at Marshall Volkswagen Van Centre for more information.

VOLKSWAGEN VAN CENTRE​ BRIDGWATER
01278 401869

VOLKSWAGEN VAN CENTRE READING
0118 914 4520

VOLKSWAGEN VAN CENTRESCUNTHORPE
01724 249511

VOLKSWAGEN VAN CENTRE SOUTH OXFORD
01235 313050

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