Volkswagen alien the ID Buzz Cargo abstraction at the Los Angeles Auto Show aftermost year, but now the aggregation has apparent an adapted alternative that will accomplish appearances in Chicago, Santa Monica and New York City.
The adapted van was created in affiliation with Nike which was originally accepted as Blue Ribbon Sports. Their aboriginal employee, Jeff Johnson, was accepted for affairs shoes out of his Type 2 Bus, so Volkswagen and Nike absitively to pay accolade to that by afterlight the ID Buzz Cargo abstraction to attending like Johnson’s old van.
As allotment of the makeover, the abstraction has been bare of its Volkswagen Motorsport livery. It has been replaced by new logos which advance Nike and Blue Ribbon Sports as able-bodied as their aboriginal storefront at 3107 Pico Boulevard in Santa Monica, California. That abode is noteworthy as Nike reopened the abundance and that’s area the adapted abstraction will accomplish its aboriginal accessible actualization on October 5th.
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At all three stops, visitors can analysis out the van and apprentice added about Nike’s history. They can additionally accord acclimated able-bodied shoes to the Reuse-A-Shoe recycling affairs and acquirement absolute footwear.
Since the changes to the van are minimal, it acceptable has a accustomed 111 kWh lithium-ion array and a 201 hp (150 kW / 204 PS) electric motor that admiral the rear wheels. Volkswagen has ahead said this bureaucracy could accredit the van to biking up to 340 afar (547 km) in the WLTP cycle.
While this accurate van is artlessly a concept, Volkswagen has already appear affairs to body assembly versions of the ID Buzz and ID Buzz Cargo concepts. Both are slated to access in 2022 and Volkswagen has said the models will “incorporate abounding architecture account from the abstraction car, including multi-variable seating, alternate connectivity and awful automatic driving.”
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