Seats
5 or 7
Sleeps
Up to 4
Fuel efficiency (Combined cycle)
6.6 L/100km1
Luggage capacity
4,300 L

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The great outdoors is waiting to be discovered in the new California 6.1. The ultimate camper is packed with all the right features to take your adventure to the next level. It’s customisable from head to toe, so you’re fully equipped for any road trip. Whether it’s flawless coastal roads, weaving mountain tracks or stunning desert highways, Australia has some of the most beautiful drives. All you have to do next is choose where to go.

So, pre-order yours today. Arriving from January 2021

California trims
Discover / Enquire: California range below.

  • California Beach 2.0l TDI 340 4Motion 7-Speed DSG 5-Seats
    2.0l TDI, , ,
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Grand in every way, the California 6.1 features a pop-up roof to sleep under the stars, stowable camp table and chairs, Camper Control panel with AUX heater control for cold nights, sunrise function that dims lights for a pleasant wake up, and more. Customise it from head to toe, so you’re fully equipped for any adventure. But numbers are strictly limited, be one of the first to pre-order today.

For the adventure seekers
Wherever you want to go, the California will take you there. An all-round adventurer, this compact camper is comfortable and cosy from the driver’s seat to the bedroom.
  • Sleeping arrangements
    Sleeping arrangements
    Dream under the stars

    More than capable of handling the day-to-day drive, the California is also built for day trips that turn into overnight adventures. The spacious cabin offers enough room to comfortably sleep 4, including the loft space which is fitted with a sprung bed base and comfort mattress. So, wherever you park up, you’ll catch some quality Zzzzs. It also boasts a comfortable, well thought-out interior with a three-seater convertible bench and Multiflex board doubling as extra luggage space when you need it.

  • Elevated roof
    Elevated roof
    Your window to the world

    The California is proof that a small space doesn’t mean you compromise on comfort. As night falls, transform your camper into a cosy bedroom to sleep 4 with the elevated roof. The standard manual elevating roof can be opened and closed easily or with the push of a button the optional electric roof can be opened via the Camper Control panel. You can also keep an eye on the vehicle angle and adjust the heating, it’s your convenient digital central unit.

  • Camping essentials
    Camping essentials
    Outdoor dining in the wild

    Pull up and dine comfortably amongst lush mountain backdrops, clear water streams and hidden bush settings with the California 6.1’s side awning, camping table and camping chairs. Wherever your trip takes you, you can rest assured you will be prepared.

  • Performance
    Performance
    Powering adventure

    The engine and gearbox combinations ensure the California 6.1 has optimum performance so you can explore further. The 4MOTION all-wheel drive provides exceptional traction on virtually any terrain, while the DSG enhances driving comfort with its seamless shifting. If your journey takes you on the toughest slopes, reach the bottom in safety with optional Hill Decent Assist.3

Explore with confidence
The California 6.1 is fitted out with all the latest safety tech like Front Assist, Adaptive Cruise Control, and Blind Spot Monitoring with Lane Assist to keep you safe on every adventure.3
  • Safety as standard
    Safety as standard
    Your guardian angel

    California 6.1 is kitted out with a suite of innovative safety features as standard to assist you on the road.3

    • Front Assist with City Emergency Brakes and Adaptive Cruise Control
    • Multi-Collision Brake
    • Crosswind Assist
    • Lane Assist
    • Blindspot Monitoring with Rear Traffic alert
    • Front and Rear Park Distance Control with Rear View Camera
  • Driver Assistance
    Driver Assistance
    Your companion in adventure

    The California 6.1 has a range of intuitive and innovative driver assist features that give you the confidence to explore further. Add the optional Highbeam Assist for those late-night drives, so all you need to concentrate on is the destination. And say goodbye to laps around the block looking for the perfect park. With the optional Park Assist, you can park anywhere with ease.3

  • Convenience
    Convenience
    Light the way

    Your evenings are illuminated with LED interior lighting and the two reading lights in the roof console provide pleasant light for after-hours reading or working.

    The LED daytime running lights add style and make you more visible on the road. While the optional LED headlights do more than you would expect. They give the vehicle an attractive signature light design while also providing a long-distance beam and large light volume, perfect for long trips on the road.

Functional with an adventurous side
With everything you need at your fingertips, the California 6.1. is full of well-thought-out details to transform any trip into an unforgettable experience.
  • High driving comfort
    High driving comfort
    Maximum comfort. Total freedom

    With the California 6.1, you’ll have a first-class seat on your next adventure with lumbar support, backrest tilt and adjustable armrests. This is a camper that takes comfort seriously with all the latest in luxury and design including ventilation strips, swiveling reading lamps, blinds on the windows and swivel front seats. Rest your hands on the leather-covered multifunction steering wheel and feel the control. If the sun’s too bright or it’s time to call it a night, the shades in the cockpit and living room can black out the camper giving you privacy and security.

  • Infotainment
    Infotainment
    All your tech mapped out

    After a long day hiking, surfing and exploring, there’s nothing better than returning to your California to kick back and relax. With an impressive range of standard equipment, including the latest touch-screen radio and navigation systems, integrated wireless App-Connect and optional digital cockpit.4

  • Heating and cooling
    Heating and cooling
    Perfect conditions, whatever the weather

    Whether you’re in snowy mountains or beach bliss, the California 6.1. will acclimatise to your ideal temperature with the “Climatronic” air-conditioning system, so you’re always sunny side up. Special sensors adapt the air conditioning system’s cooling output to the power of the sun’s rays. For those chilli nights the auxiliary heater can be set to continuous operation ensuring a goodnight sleep.

Learn more about the California

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California accessories
A little more won’t hurt. Add even more function to your new vehicle with a selection of optional accessories. Optional accessories at extra cost. Overseas models are shown for illustrative purposes only5.

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