VW “Half-track Fox” restored and rebuilt after 60 years

Six decades ago, an enterprising mechanic turned a Volkswagen Microbus into a half-track. Known as the “Half-track Fox,” the unique van just emerged from a full restoration to once again tackle mountainous terrain. The Half-track Fox was built in May 1962 at VW’s plant in Hannover, Germany. It was delivered to Viennese VW mechanic Kurt …

2024 Volkswagen ID Buzz spy shots and video: Modern electric Bus takes shape

Volkswagen’s electric successor to the iconic Microbus, which was previewed by 2017’s ID Buzz concept vehicle, has been spotted testing in prototype form (earlier shots showed a test mule). The prototypes are barely disguised, but some finer details like the lights are camouflaged by stickers. There are also fake elements attached to the front to …

Volkswagen’s T7-generation van debuts in Multivan guise

Volkswagen is working on an electric successor to its iconic Microbus based on 2017’s ID.Buzz concept car. It starts sales in Europe next year and is confirmed to reach the United States in 2023, meaning we’ll likely see it arrive as a 2024 model. However, concurrent with the development of the new electric van is …