MAGS MAD FOR CLEAN VW
INNOVATIVE and avant garde — that was the impression created by the BUDD-e at recent CES (Consumer Electronic Show) in Las Vegas. Straight after, zero-emission concept car unveiled by Volkswagen was honoured
US online magazines with two awards.
The editorial team of Engadget, one of the leading American online technology magazines, rated the BUDD-e this year’s “Best CES” in
best innovation category. In a summary finalists, editorial team emphasised increased focus on range and fast charging and regarded this as highly innovative. In addition, the editor-in-chief of online guide SlashGear, which predominantly rates smartphones, cars, computers and digital living, picked out the avant garde Volkswagen microbus as overall winner.
With the world premiere of BUDD-e at CES, is presenting next step into the mobile of future.
A new electric drive system facilitates a range up to 533km. The all-wheel-drive vehicle’s total output is 235kW and, by arranging battery in the vehicle floor, a totally new interior configuration has been achieved.
At the same time, BUDD-e is the first Volkswagen concept vehicle based on MED (modular electric drive) kit. Its generation infotainment makes travelling an interactive experience.
Everything happens more intuitively than ever, with touch and gesture control merging into each other seamlessly. Individual displays fuse together to form large-format infotainment panels even the internal rear-view and external wing mirrors become digital screens.