Originally Posted by venice
At this year's Geneva Car Show, VW introduced an electric motor (186 mile range) reincarnation of the 60's Microbus and they are calling it the VW Bulli (complete with flower power stickers in neon hippie colors) that could be in mass production as early as 2013-14
never owned one because we lived on top of a steep hill and for those of us old enough to remember the Microbus had very little power going uphill
however, it was very popular in the Haight Ashbury portion of Oakland CA
goes to show you that car styles and models are being recycled to an entire new generation
I spent mucxh of the summer of 1970 in that part of Oakland as well as Berkeley ,San Francisco and Sausalito.