The Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ is currently a concept car presented in 2017. According to the VW press release, the production version is due to be launched in 2022.

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When this vehicle gets available it will likely be one of the best choices for ev overlanding. It is nearly five meters long and has lots of space inside.

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Suitability for ev overlanding (based on press release data, not tested)

+ lots of space for luggage (water, food, camping equipment etc.)

+ great form factor and open space interior, easy to modify for sleeping inside

+ 4WD with two electric motors on front and rear axle

+ good electric range of up to 600 km (NEDC)

+ widespread VW service-network all over the world

+ design which resembles the iconic classic Microbus likely provokes positiv reactions

+ price will likely be not as high as other EV overlanding choices

offroad capability not as good as other choices

– Tesla Superchargers can’t be used

currently just a concept car, availability not before 2022

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