News: Volkswagen confirms Bus-inspired EV coming in 2022

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Volkswagen has toyed around with the idea of bringing back the emblematic Bus for the past 16 years. Four concept cars later, the company has finally confirmed plans to launch a retro-inspired van in 2022. The yet-unnamed model will take inspiration from the I.D. Buzz design study introduced earlier this year at the Detroit Auto Show.

“After the presentations at the global motor shows in Detroit and Geneva, we received a large number of letters and emails from customers who said, ‘please build this car.’ The Microbus has long been part of the California lifestyle. Now we’re bringing it back by reinventing it as an electric vehicle,” explained Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess in a press release.

The I.D. Buzz will ride on the modular MEB platform Volkswagen is currently developing to underpin an array of electric vehicles, including an oh-so-popular crossover and a hatchback that will replace the e-Golf…

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