Volkswagen tells us the new all-electric ID. Buzz and ID. Buzz Cargo are now open for order.
Prices start from €41,538 (excl VAT and with the grant of €3,800 applied and also excluding delivery ) for the ID. Buzz Cargo variant, and €65,890 (including VAT but excluding delivery ) for ID. Buzz (passenger variant ).
It says customers can now price and build orders for the all-electric Volkswagen ID. Buzz and ID. Buzz Cargo with the customer online configurator now live on its website.
The ID. Buzz Cargo is available in six trim levels: Cargo, Cargo Comfort, Cargo Business, Cargo Executive, Cargo Tech and Cargo Max. Meanwhile, the ID. Buzz is available to purchase in a range of trim levels: Life, Family, Tech and Max.
The ID. Buzz is Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ first all-electric, and features a 77kWh lithium-ion battery, supplying 150kW (204PS ) to a rear-mounted electric motor that develops 310Nm of torque. Volkswagen says it is capable of an all-electric driving range of up to 400 to 420 kilometres (WLTP ).
The entry-level ID. Buzz Cargo comes with cruise control, dual sliding doors and parking sensors (front and rear ) as standard.
The ID. Buzz (passenger version ) entry-level Life offers LED headlights, heated windscreen, the Buzz box removable storage, Discover Pro navigation and infotainment with 10” colour touchscreen, and wireless charging.
The App Connect is standard along with a multi-function steering wheel for comfort.
Volkswagen boasts that sustainability is also an integral part the new ID. Buzz, from design, to manufacturing, to the road. The interior features recycled synthetic material and leather-free, in addition to the all-electric powertrain.
The ID. Buzz is manufactured using sustainable components - battery housings and wheel rims are made from green aluminium and tyres from low-emission production.
Alan Bateson, managing director of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles Ireland, says the launch of the ID. Buzz and ID. Buzz Cargo has been one of its most successful launches in the brand’s history.
"The interest levels in Ireland to date have been phenomenal, which is a true testament to this evolutionary, ground-breaking addition to our range. We’re delighted to now be in a position to allow our customers to build this vehicle online using our customer configurator, while our dealer network is waiting and ready to take orders.”