TITLE

VW's Microbus puts more on the floor

AUTHOR(S)
Miel, Rhoda
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;1/29/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5913, p40B
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Volkswagen's Microbus concept vehicle introduced at the 2001 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan. Use of urethane over aluminum in the floorboard; Installation of video screens for passengers, electronic seat adjustments and more overhead lights.
ACCESSION #
4092503

 

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