Volkswagen Philippines is greeting the new year with the 2018 Caddy MPV. Featuring a fresher look, as well as new color options and added tech, the Caddy blends functionality and subtle German styling into one.
Depending on the model chosen, the Caddy can come in four different exterior hues. For Comfortline, the Caddy is available with either Deep Black Pearl or Chestnut Brown. Meanwhile, exclusive only to the Sportline is Fortuna Red. Candy White, on the other hand, is available on either variants. Apart from those, the 2018 Caddy also received some subtle exterior tweaks like the redesigned front grill and headlights, 17-inch 'Madrid' alloy wheels and smoked taillights.
Inside, the 2018 Caddy also gets a plethora of new trim pieces like chrome inserts, Fontana Red dashboard trim (Sportline exclusive), updated instrument gauges and touchscreen infotainment. Like the previous offering, the 2018 Caddy has seating for seven people. The onboard infotainment system, on the other hand, comes with a six-speaker audio system, Bluetooth connectivity and other multimedia functions.
Driving the 2018 Caddy is a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder diesel with direct injection. It produces 102 PS along with 250 Nm of torque and is mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox.
Safety features present in the Caddy include: hill-hold control, flat tire indicator, engine immobilizer, anti-lock brakes, and front, side and curtain airbags as such.
Pricing of the 2018 Volkswagen Caddy are as follows:
2018 Volkswagen Caddy Comfortline – Php 1,430,000
2018 Volkswagen Caddy Sportline – Php 1,480,000