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Are you looking for a way to get back to the good old days in one way or another? This classic hippy van is a way to do it without compromising your values over the things that are important to you. Most people understand that gas guzzlers are a thing of the past, but not everyone is ready to flow into the confined market of electric cars because there is not enough personalization to enjoy it. Now, Volkswagen is introducing a brand new model of its beloved hippy van and enjoy all of the benefits that come from enjoying a modern vehicle.
Volkswagen has just unveiled the ID Buzz, a modern and electric version of its iconic minivan, a true symbol of the 1960s and 1970s! This new Volkswagen electric van will be equipped with the Modular Electrification Toolkit, or MEB, their electric motorization system combining batteries and motors. The ID Buzz minivan will have an autonomy of almost 500 kilometers, and will charge up to 80% in just 30 minutes. A beautiful concept filled with nostalgia! On the other hand, You will have to wait before going on a roadtrip with the ID Buzz, since its release date is planned for 2020.
The exciting part of this van is that it maintains the authenticity of the hippy van that we all love and cherish while making sure that is has all of our modern needs in terms of fuel/power as well as things like AC and a powerful engine that will take you all over the world with no carbon footprint to speak of. This is sure to get heart pumping, I can imagine. It’s a modern piece of history come back to us at last, and we couldn’t be more excited.