Volkswagen Sharan Free Workshop and Repair Manuals Volkswagen Sharan Volkswagen Sharan is a 7-seat MPV from German automaker Volkswagen and was introduced in 1995. The name ?Sharan? came from a Persian word meaning "Carrier of Kings". Currently, it is in its second generation and shares the same platform with SEAT Alhambra. It had undergone several facelifts and more standard equipment was added. Volkswagen Sharan PDF Workshop and Repair manuals Jul 21, 2018Volkswagen Sharan – minivan, which is produced by the German automaker Volkswagen since 1995. During the release, the first restyling underwent a transformation at the turn of the millennium, the second – at the end of 2003. The total output of the first generation exceeded 250,000 cars. The second generation of the car was launched in 2010.