Volkswagen (VW) is known plans to introduce a new form of microbus concept model at the Consumer Electronics Show to be held in Los Angeles, USA, in next January 2016.
VW seem to want to give birth to the successor of Microbus camper (in Indonesia known as 'VW Kombi') which ever survived for 63 years before it was decided to stop production in December 2013 ago.
|The last VW's microbus camper or VW Kombi in Volkswagen's museum in Hannover. (PIcture from: http://bit.ly/1ENT4xP)|
According to Autocar on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, the smaller dimensions of the Multivan concept and adopt the Bulli concept car design that ever introduced at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show.
|The Bulli concept is said to provide clues as to the look of the new Camper. (Picture from: http://bit.ly/1OawykF)|
Not much information is available, but is said to be the power source coming from the 4-cylinder turbocharger petrol and diesel engines. Also mentioned, the production model will have a choice of electric drive. The electric technology is based on the development of the Audi R8 E-Tron with the ability to drive up to 500 km.
The plan is the production version of the Kombi successor will be produced at the VW plant in Puebla, Mexico. The first unit will be out in 2017. *** [EKA | FROM VARIOUS SOURCES | AUTOCAR]
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