The German automaker’s “Type 20” concept is an electric version of the 1962 Type 2 11-window Microbus.
The collection of 30 rare cars, along with 350 lots of memorabilia, will go up for bidding in late September.
Fingers crossed for an electric Kombi.
Volkswagen Made the World’s Fastest Electric Race Car—and You Can Now See It at L.A.’s Petersen Museum
The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak racer will be on display at the museum during the lead up to its Driving Toward Tomorrow exhibition.
From the all-electric Volkswagen that won at Pikes Peak to a pilotless racer, these cars were stars of the four-day event.
The Las Vegas exhibition is still the place for automotive manufacturers to announce their latest advances—at least for now.
These cars were game-changers and pioneers in the luxury segment…
Today’s german auto museums are much more than vaults filled with old cars: They are structural masterpieces designed by some of the world’s leading architects and dining destinations helmed by some of Europe’s most celebrated chefs. They are shrines—to Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, Audi, Volkswagen, and BMW—that have evolved over more than a decade of one-upmanship among […]
If flower power were an alternative energy, it would propel the ZelectricBug. Instead, the car runs on lithium-iron-phosphate batteries—the same chemistry used by Tesla Motors. The batteries are stowed behind the backseat and in the nose, where the gas tank used to be. Zelectric Motors, a San Diego–based company, begins with a well-restored vintage Volkswagen […]