During the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in California, Volkswagen has confirmed that it will produce its I.D. Buzz, a concept car that breathes Volkswagen Bulli philosophy or T1, "Hippie van" and will be fully electric, in the new era that expects Volkswagen star from 2020, in which electricity will have a leading role.
Herbert Diess, executive of the German firm, has confirmed that the production vehicle will be well received after the prototype has been among the public. "We have received hundreds of letters and emails asking us to build this car, which summarizes the California lifestyle. " However, we have to wait until 2022 to see the new vehicle on our roads.
The main premises of the renewal of the mythical van It is to provide a versatile car, with high load capacity, high driving position and a modern aesthetic with retro touches that does not forget the origin model. All driven by an electric drive that allows move without ejecting emissions, the dream of every hippie.
Despite confirmation from the mark they have not revealed anything about his propeller, beyond that they presented at the Detroit Motor Show, the first coming-out of the prototype, with two electric motors that provided four-wheel drive and 374 hp total. To this must be added a tip speed of 160 km / h, 5 seconds to reach 100 km / h from standstill and 600 km of autonomy.
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