Volkswagen unveils all-electric ID. Buzz in Paris

PARIS/BERLIN, March 9 (Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) unveiled a production version of its long-awaited ID. Buzz van in Paris on Wednesday, an electric reincarnation of its Microbus or Kombi, due to go on sale in a number of European countries in the third quarter of 2022.

The van will also launch in the United States in late 2023, the German automaker said in a statement, adding it is the first in a series of prototypes released in the past decade to successfully make it to production stage.

Other versions with batteries offering different power outputs will follow next year, the company said.

Reporting by Victoria Waldersee; Editing by Zuzanna Szymanska