2020 Volkswagen California: Digital controls, upgraded living space

The 2020 Volkswagen California campervan has gained styling updates, more technology, and new interior pieces as part of the van’s T6.1 facelift.

In the cockpit there’s now a digital multifunction control panel in the overhead console, optional digital instruments, and electromechanical steering allowing for new safety features, like lane keeping assistance.

For the living area there’s now a double USB port, aluminum door handles, push buttons for sink, stove and fridge, sliding doors for the rear cupboard, new wood trim for the cupboards, new beds with a spring base, and a double rear bench seat that transforms into a bed and lounge.

There’s also a gentle sunrise function using overhead LEDs, and improve light block out in the pop up roof area, which includes a top bed.

Like other models in the T6.1 van range, the exterior has new lights, grille and bumpers.