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What was the old VW truck called?

What was the old VW truck called?

Volkswagen Caddy
The Volkswagen Caddy is a leisure activity vehicle (M-segment) produced by the Volkswagen Group since 1980. It is sold in Europe and in other markets around the world. The Volkswagen Caddy was first introduced in North America in 1980 and in Europe in 1982.

How long is a VW Rabbit pickup?

Volkswagen Golf Mk1

Volkswagen Golf Mk1 (Type 17)
Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,400 mm (94.5 in), Pickup: 2,625 mm (103.3 in)
Length 3,705 mm (145.9 in), later 3,815 mm (150.2 in), USA 155.3 in (3,945 mm), Pickup: 4,380 mm (172.4 in)
Width 1,610 mm (63.4 in), later 1,630 mm (64.2 in), Pickup: 1,640 mm (64.6 in)

Are Volkswagen Rabbits diesel?

That vehicle was the diesel-powered Volkswagen Rabbit Pickup; basically a Volkswagen Golf with a truck bed at the rear. Production began in 1979 for the 1980 model year. Initial interest was encouraging but the pickup later struggled to dislodge competitors like the Ford Courier and Chevy LUV.

When did Volkswagen make pickup trucks?

1979
In 1979, Volkswagen took its Rabbit car model and created a compact pickup version of it.

Did Volkswagen ever make a truck?

The Volkswagen Amarok is a pickup truck produced by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles since 2010. It is a traditional body-on-frame truck with double-wishbone suspension at the front and leaf springs at the rear.

Did VW make trucks?

Volkswagen does make a pickup truck, but it’s not sold in the United States. Known as the Volkswagen Amarok, the model has been produced by Volkswagen since 2010.

Is the VW Caddy based on the golf?

The first Caddy was based on the VW Golf Mk1 and it was named the Rabbit Pickup in North America. The second generation was based on the VW Polo and the third on a small Czech utility vehicle, the Skoda Favorit.

What does caddy 2k mean?

C = Caddy. 20 = 2 ton combined weight fully loaded.

When did the VW Rabbit diesel truck come out?

Volkswagen spotted this market shift and got in on the action by introducing a vehicle that practically sipped fuel through a straw. That vehicle was the diesel-powered Volkswagen Rabbit Pickup; basically a Volkswagen Golf with a truck bed at the rear. Production began in 1979 for the 1980 model year.

What kind of truck is a Volkswagen Bus?

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Where can I buy a 1963 VW truck?

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Is there a VW cabriolet diesel for sale?

For sale is my 86 vw cabriolet Diesel, yep its a diesel. During these years of production there was never a cabriolet diesel imported to the U… 1981 VW Rabbit Diesel with 117,000 original miles. No rust on shock towers. I painted shock towers with truck bed liner.