Monday, October 28, 2013

The VW smallest can carry carriage or bycicles

If you wondered the smallest model of VW - UP! and its brothers Skoda Citigo and Seat Mii  are just small city cars only usable to care woman's handbag, you will be surprised soon.

The uselessness will be stopped with starting of hitch production for VW new small family. The hitch will come from German producer Rameder. For each of the group of three will be a option of hitch with maximal load of 750kg. This means it quite big load of whatever you want to carry with UP!, Mii or Citigo.

The German producer Rameder will bring the bicycle carrying module too. The maximum load for it is mentioned as 50 kg for 2-4 bicycles.

Sellling price of bicycle carring module is about 400 EUR, but the price of the hitch is currently unknown. It is anticipated that price will be about 200 EUR with electrical equipment.

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Engine guard from bottom side for VW UP!

On VW owner forum we discovered niece future for Up! owner. It is engine guard from solid plastic. It used to mount from bottom side and it covers the whole area of engine. This engine cover is especially useful in the coming time of winter.

Photo before the cover was applied:

Photo after engine cover for UP! was applied:

Similar covers are basic part in higher segments, e.g. VW Golf, Audi A3 have plastic covers directly from factory.