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Volkswagen I.D. Crozz

There's the Tesla Model X, and then Volkswagen's I.D. Crozz a self-driving electric SUV. It's powered by a pair of electric motors - a 101-horsepoer motor powers the front axle, while the second 201-horsepower motor sends power to the rear. Both motors work in conjunction with an 83 kWh battery to enable it to go from 0-62 mph in under 6 seconds and achieve a range of up to 311 miles when fully charged. Plug the vehicle into a 150 kW DC electrical charging system., and you'll have up to 80% capacity in just 30 minutes. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

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Volkswagen Sedric

Forget autopilot, the VW Sedric is a self-driving pod car with absolutely no pedals, a steering wheel, or even a cockpit for that matter. It's designed for the fifth level of autonomous driving, which requires no human input at all. At the push of a button, the vehicle transports its passengers to their desired location using the most efficient route(s). Inside, there's a large OLED display, complete with augmented reality technology. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.

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Volkswagen I.D. Buzz

The Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Concept is basically an all-wheel drive Microbus of the future, complete with a large 111 kWh battery that is complemented with one electric motor at the front axle and one at the rear to deliver a combined output of 369 hp. It can accelerate from 0-60 mph (96 km/h) in 5-seconds and can travel up to 270 miles on a predicted U.S. driving cycle. Continue reading for more pictures and information. Click here to view a few bonus images of the I.D. Buzz.

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Solar Electric Volkswagen Bus

Brett Belen is no stranger to solar electric vehicles, as he's been building them for years, but his latest project, the "Solar Electric Volkswagen Camper Van" has become a personal expedition vehicle of sorts. Featuring a roof-lined with 4,305 Watt LG panels, with 1,220 watt array pivots in the front of the van, while actuators tilt the array up to a maximum of about 40°, adjustable for maximizing output. Spinning the vehicle 180° enables Belen to position the array to catch the morning sun - at full tilt it has 40°, allowing it face the sun directly for far over 6-hours. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.

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VW Short Bus

The Volkswagen Type 2, known officially as the Bus (US) or Camper (UK), is a forward control panel van introduced in 1950 by the German automaker as its second car model. As one of the forerunners of the modern cargo and passenger vans, the Type 2 gave rise to forward control competitors in the United States in the 1960s, including the Ford Econoline, the Dodge A100, and the Chevrolet Corvair 95 Corvan, the latter adopting the Type 2's rear-engine configuration. Gas Monkey Garage turned gave one of these short bus models a complete makeover. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information.

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Dub Box VW Camper

The Dinky Dub Camper appears to be a classic Volkswagen Westfalia camper at first, but it's actually a mini home on wheels. Features include a combination sink/stove, transformable sofa bed, mini-fridge, a 5-6 gallon water tank, and a Bluetooth sound system. If you desire more luxurious accomodations, you could add a roof rack, solar panels, personal cabinet/lock box, storage box on tongue, and even a raised roof for extra sleeping space. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a jet-powered longboard.

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Volkswagen Bun Bed

Love unique beds and the original VW Bus? The Bun Van should do the trick. Built around a classic VW Bus frame made from fiberglass with chrome-plated accents, the interior boasts layers of luxurious palisander wood veneer, while several storage compartments ensure you have room for a television, mini-bar, and even a sofa. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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VW Transporter Doubleback

On the outside, this looks like a classic Volkswagen Transporter van, but once the rear section has been pulled out, it becomes a mobile home. Called the "DoubleBack", the van comes equipped with a 6-foot electric slide out rear pod, pop up roof, kitchenette set, a sleeping area, and plenty of extra storage space. There's only one problem, pricing starts at $85,000, and going much higher once you start adding in options. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of Seinfeld's apartment recreated with the Doom 2 engine.

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Back to the Future VW Bus

Tuning shop BLVD Customs transformed a 1967 VW Bus into a vehicle worthy of Back to the Future. This vinyl-wrapped beauty features stock sliding door for the passengers and custom-built gull-wing doors, just like the original DeLorean from the movies. The bus has been completely revamped inside, complete with a time machine module and flux capacitor. That's not all, passengers in the rear have the ability to relax in the jump seat or a custom fold-out bench seat that transforms into a bed. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including an epic drone footage montage.

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Wooden VW Beetle

Most retired auto enthusiasts prefer to spend their time cruising back roads or just relaxing at home, but Bosnian pensioner Momir Bojic had other things in mind. This 73-year-old spent two years creating a stunning Volkswagen Beetle covered with over 50,000 handcrafted oak shingles. It's not just for show, as the car is fully-functional, and can be driven on the road without any problems. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a neodymium magnet that finally defeats the almighty hydraulic press.

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