VW’s iconic microbus is making a comeback in 2022 — and it’s getting a big update

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The original Volkswagen microbus went out of production in 2013 due to safety concerns. Volkswagen

Volkswagen is revamping its iconic microbus with the I.D. Buzz.

The vehicle will be fully electric and hit dealerships in 2022.

It will feature a customizable interior and tech features that will eventually move the car toward autonomous driving.

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Nimbus – a retro-futuristic off-roading electric SUV

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Nimbus microbus

The Nimbus is a funky little hybrid that looks like a retro-styled SUV, but its actual story is even more intriguing. The Nimbus concept car is a microbus that can take electric hybrids off-road. The concept comes from Brazilian designer Eduardo Galvani who claims it offers a greater driving range and better fuel economy than any hybrid currently on the market. (Pics)

 

 

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Volkswagen Bulli Microbus Comes with a Built-in iPad

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Volkswagen Bulli concept car

Volkswagen announced plans for a re-imagined Microbus for 2011 at the Geneva Motor Show. Germans call this iconic vehicle the Bulli. This is Volkswagen’s modern rendition of the Microbus introduced in the 1960′s. This concept carries a 113 horsepower motor and a lithium-ion battery pack. Theoretically, a full charge will carry you up to 186 miles with an hour of downtime to come back to full charge. It comes bundled with Apple’s iPad, integrated throughout the car’s systems. The tablet can interface with the Fender stereo system, the navigation, and even the air conditioner. (Pics)

 

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