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The ID.Buzz, Volkswagen’s electric kombi, is already on sale in Germany: how much does it cost

keep the hippie spirit of its predecessor the Volkswagen Bulli of the 50smeets the sustainability standards of the new era by having a engine 100% electricand has Obi Wan-Kenobi support. The new ID.Buzz came to mark territory in the new era of mobility.

the long awaited volkswagen electric kombi gives one more step in his careerand gets closer and closer to the imminent show that will give on the streets when the drivers start driving them. The production of the ID.Buzz has already started in the hanover plantGermany, and, a few months after its presentation, prices were announced, and orders were officially opened.

Volkswagen plans to manufacture 130,000 units per year of its new electric kombi
Volkswagen plans to manufacture 130,000 units per year of its new electric kombiAXEL HEIMKEN – AFP

The initial range of the kombi will have three versions: the Pro (61,480 euros) designed for passengers; the 1st Edition as a special edition limited to 150 units; Y the charge (56,140 euros) for the commercial variant. The German firm confirmed that the first deliveries will take place at the end of the year.

In several European countries there are already electric vehicle subsidy programs, and the new Volkswagen model falls within this purchasing advantage. Today, you can buy the ID.Buzz with a bonus of up to 7500 euros, which is discounted directly from the net list price. There is also other economic benefits, as are the vehicle tax exemption (a policy that has been in force for 10 years in Germany); significantly lower energy costs; Y reduced maintenance costs.

The ID.Buzz Assembly Line
The ID.Buzz Assembly LineAXEL HEIMKEN – AFP

In terms of mechanics, all versions share the same details: a completely electric motor with 204 CV of power (Volkswagen clarified that all versions will be limited to 145 km/h); a 82 kWh net capacity batteryand one ultra-fast charging of up to 170 kW, with which it goes from 5% to 80% in 30 minutes. Meanwhile he ID.Buzz Pro can tour 418 kilometers per chargethe autonomy of ID.Buzz Charge is of 414 kilometers per charge.

The ID.Buzz will have a battery with a net capacity of 82 kWh, and an ultra-fast charge of up to 170 kW, with which it goes from 5% to 80% in 30 minutes
The ID.Buzz will have a battery with a net capacity of 82 kWh, and an ultra-fast charge of up to 170 kW, with which it goes from 5% to 80% in 30 minutesAXEL HEIMKEN – AFP

The interior of the kombi has a two-tone upholsterya center screena steering wheel with sound controls, and a small digital cluster similar to that of other electric models of the brand, such as the ID. 4. In addition, Volkswagen claims that most materials are made from recycled fibers.

“The ID. Buzz it is a very emotional model that recovers the essence of an icon of automotive history and he does it with a essential ingredient: an unmistakably familiar smile that our beloved Bulli inherits, connecting the ID. Buzz with the history of success and tradition that this model represents”, shares Alberto Teichman, CEO of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles.

Josef Baumert, member of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Production and Logistics Board of Directors, confirmed that Volkswagen has high sales expectations with the new model.
Josef Baumert, member of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Production and Logistics Board of Directors, confirmed that Volkswagen has high sales expectations with the new model.AXEL HEIMKEN – AFP

The new model that is part of the Volkswagen’s emission-free growth strategy promise also a lot of sales. The German brand projects a production of 15,000 units for this year; and once 2023 begins, it hopes to manufacture 130,000 per year. The figures were confirmed by Josef Baumert himself, a member of the Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles production and logistics board of directors.

If these objectives are met, the new electric jewel it would become a key piece within the structure of commercial vehicles. “It is a long-awaited model. With it, we expand the id family, offering a 100% electric model for each type of customer: the compact ID.3, the SUV ID.4 and the SUV Coupe ID.5″, concludes Teichman.