2018 Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID

2018 Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Specifications

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About the 2018 Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID

The 2018 Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID is an all-wheel drive van that was released to the Australian market on 01/11/2017 classified as a T6 MY18. The Transporter is regarded as a van built in Germany with prices from a dealer as a used car starting at A$39,000.

The Transporter is an all-wheel drive 2 door with 2 seats, powered by a 2.0L DIESEL TURBO 4 engine that has 150 kW of power (at 4000 rpm) and 450 Nm of torque (at 1400 rpm) via a Seven-speed Auto Direct Shift. VOLKSWAGEN claims the Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID uses 8.8L/100km of Diesel in the combined city and highway cycle while putting out 232g of CO2. It has a 80L fuel tank, meaning it should be able to travel 909km per full tank.

The Transporter measures 2176mm (85.7 inches) in height, 4892mm (192.6 inches) in length, 1904mm (75.0 inches) in width with a 3000mm (118.1 inches) wheelbase that brings about a total of 1929kg (4252.7 lbs) of unladen weight. The Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID comes standard with 235/55 R17 front tyres and 235/55 R17 rear tyres. It requires a service every 12 months or 15,000 km, whichever comes first.

The 2018 Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID has a 165mm ground clearance with a 2000kg braked and 750kg unbraked towing capacity.

The Transporter has received a 4 star rating from ANCAP. The VIN number can be found on the Centre Eng Bay Scuttle and the compliance plate is located on the Pass Side Front Floor. An example VIN number would be similar to WV2ZZZ7HZA*123456.


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Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Details
Used Price From DealerA$39,000
Trade-In ValueA$32,800
SeriesT6 MY18
Body Stylevan
Release date01/11/2017
Discontinued date30/09/2018
Drive typeAWD
VIN plate locationCentre Eng Bay Scuttle
Compliance plate locationPass Side Front Floor
VIN ExampleWV2ZZZ7HZA*123456
Country of originGermany
Safety ANCAP rating4 stars
Number of doors2
Seating capacity2
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Engine Specifications
Size1968cc, 2.0L
Power @ RPM 150kW @ 4000rpm (201.2 hp)
Torque @ RPM450Nm @ 1400rpm (331.9 lb-ft)
Cylindersturbocharged four-cylinder
Number of Valves16
Euro Rating-
Compression ratio16.5
Power/weight ratio77.8kw/tonne
Bore/stroke81mm × 95.5mm (3.2in × 3.7in)
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Drivetrain and Wheels
TransmissionSeven-speed Auto Direct Shift
Drive typeall-wheel drive
Turning circle11.9m (39.0 ft)
Brake (front) typeDISC
Brake (rear) typeDISC
Front tyre & wheel size235/55 R17 - 7.0x17
Rear tyre & wheel size235/55 R17 - 7.0x17
Front suspension typeMacPherson strut, Coil Spring, Gas damper
Rear suspension typeTrailing arm, Coil Spring, Hydraulic double acting shock absorber, Anti roll bar
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Fuel Specifications
Fuel typeDIESEL
Fuel tank capacity80L
Fuel consumption (combined average)8.8L / 100km
Fuel consumption city (average)-
Fuel consumption highway (average)-
Vehicle range909.1km (564.9 miles)
Emission standard-
E10 compatible-
CO2 emissions (combined)232g / 100km
CO2 emissions (city)-
CO2 emissions (highway)-
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Dimensions
Length4892mm (192.6 inches)
Width1904mm (75.0 inches)
Height2176mm (85.7 inches)
Wheelbase3000mm (118.1 inches)
Front track1620mm (63.8 inches)
Rear track1620mm (63.8 inches)
Ground clearance165mm (6.5 inches)
Unladen weight1929kg (4252.7 lbs)
Gross Vehicle Mass3000kg (6613.9 lbs)
Gross Combination Mass5000kg (11023.1 lbs)
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Towing Capacity
Braked towing capacity2000kg (4409.2 lbs)
Unbraked towing capacity750kg (1653.5 lbs)
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Warranty
Warranty length36 months
Warranty distanceUnlimited km
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Servicing
Service interval (km)15,000 km
Service interval (months)12 months
Volkswagen Transporter TDI 450 4MOTION SWB MID Options
Standard Features
  • 12 Volt Power Outlet
  • Dual Front Airbags Package
  • Anti-lock Braking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Adjustable Driver Seat - Manual
  • Adjustable Steering Wheel - Tilt & Telescopic
  • Ambient Temperature Display
  • AUX/USB Input Socket
  • Brake Assist
  • Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Cruise Control
  • Cup Holders - Front Seats
  • Cargo Tie Down Hooks/Rings
  • Central Locking Remote Control
  • Cloth Trim
  • Driver Awareness Alert
  • Digital Clock
  • Driver Lumbar Support
  • Dust and Pollen Filter
  • Door Pockets - Front Seat
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Electronic Stability Program
  • Flip/Folding key
  • Fog Lights - Rear
  • Grab Handles - Front Seats
  • Headrests - Adjustable on All Seats
  • Head Airbags
  • Hill Holder
  • Halogen Headlights
  • High Mounted Rear Stop Light
  • Instrument Panel Light Dimmer
  • Engine Immobiliser
  • Intermittent Wipers - Front
  • Luggage/Cargo Area Light(s)
  • Low Fuel Warning
  • Lockable Glove Box Compartment
  • Leather Steering Wheel
  • Memory Card Reader
  • Multi Function Control Screen
  • Multi Function Display
  • Mud Flaps - Front and Rear
  • Multi Function Steering Wheel
  • MP3 Compatible Audio/CD Player
  • Map/Reading Lights - Front
  • Parking Distance Control Rear
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Exterior Mirrors - Heated
  • Power Steering
  • Power Windows Front
  • Radio CD with 4 Speakers
  • Rear View Mirror Day/Night
  • Rear Window Demister
  • Rear Wiper/Washer
  • Side Airbags
  • Seatbelts - Height Adjustable Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Pre-tensioners Front Seats
  • Seatbelts - Reminder for Driver Seat
  • Storage Compartment - In Dash
  • Sliding Side Door
  • Spare Wheel - Full Size Steel Wheel
  • Trip Computer
  • Traction Control System
  • Tool Kit
  • Vinyl Floor Covering
Optional Features
  • Alarm System/Remote Anti Theft - A$510
  • 17 Inch Alloy Wheels - A$1,250
  • Body Coloured Bumpers - A$770
  • Barn Doors - A$5,100
  • Comfort Pack - A$1,650
  • Driver Assist Pack - A$1,120
  • Driver Assist Pack Plus - A$2,640
  • Diff Lock Rear - A$1,320
  • Enhancement Pack - A$1,120
  • Interior Pack - A$1,230
  • Media Pack - A$1,270
  • Metallic Paint - A$1,220
  • Navigation System - A$2,320
  • Pearl Effect Paint - A$1,220
  • Platform Pack - A$2,580
  • Power Sliding Doors - A$4,960
  • Rear Wing Doors - A$510
  • Reversing Camera - A$610
  • Sliding Door/s Windowed - A$820
  • Voice Recognition System - A$310
  • Window Pack - A$410