Thursday June 4, 2020

VW wins Irish Van of the Year

Every year, the jury of the Irish Motoring Writers Association chooses its vans of the year. Shane O'Donoghue introduces the 2012 crop.

31st March, 2012
The Volkswagen Crafter was voted Continental Irish Van of the Year 2012: pictured are Niall Philips, sales and marketing manager of Volkswagen Group Ireland, and model Hannah Devane. Photo: Fennells

At the end of 2011, the van jury of the Irish Motoring Writers Association (IMWA) shortlisted six commercial vehicles for the overall Van of the Year 2012 award. Those vehicles were:

**Volkswagen Caddy EcoFuel** and

The title went to the Volkswagen Crafter, with the title of Car Derived Van and Commercial SUV awarded to the Fiat Punto Van and Volkswagen Amarok, respectively.

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