The T5 by Volkswagen is among the favorite vehicles o German tuning firms. A good number of tuners have released their cosmetic and engine tweaks for the Transporter series.
VW T5 owners will be pleased with how Hartmann enhanced the performance and the looks of the mid-size van. The team appropriate calls it as the “Prime”.
Under the hood, engineers at Hartmann enhanced the ECU with a kit to push the output of the engine. The More potent 2.0L BiTDi that originally gives out 177 horses and a torque of 295 lb-ft has become more aggressive at 209 hp and a torque of 339 lb-ft. The tamer 2.0L TDI that outputs 138 hp and a torque of 251 lb-ft improved 164 hp and a torque of 291 lb-ft.
Hartmann also has an upgrade for the exhaust system and an accelerator kit to enhance throttle response. They also offer a sports suspension that lowers the height of the ride by 30mm.
In terms of aerodynamics, the tuning company customized a rear apron, side skirts, and front spoiler for the Volkswagen T5. They also have several options for the wheels of the vehicle.
For the interior, they offer some extras like carbon fiber bits for décor and velour carpeting.