Return of the microbus

4:00 AM ET Fri, 22 Sept 2017

Like the VW Beetle, the other iconic Volkswagen vehicle has long been the “microbus”. The camper vans were beloved by hippies, from Woodstock to Haight-Ashbury. Now VW is bringing back a fully-electronic version of the van for a new generation. Phil LeBeau has an early look at the new design before it plugs in and hits the road.