The Volkswagen Crafter Runner is a light commercial vehicle that's available as a medium wheelbase or long wheelbase van in a single mechanical spec.

It's powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine that makes 103kW and 340Nm, and drives the front wheels via a six-speed manual gearbox.

The third generation Crafter launched in 2017, and is now entirely produced by Volkswagen. Previous generations were rebadged Mercedes-Benz Sprinters. The Crafter is available in 59 variants, based on three platform sizes (MWB, LWB and LWB with overhang), three body styles (single row van, single row cab-chassis and dual-row cab-chassis) and with four powertrain combos (103kW/340Nm with 6sp manual or 8spd auto, and 130kW/410Nm with 6sp manual or 8sp auto).

The Crafter is fitted with AEB, side wind assist and front/rear parking sensors and rear camera as standard, along with automatic headlights, air con, an eight-inch multimedia infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and rubber floor lining.