Volkswagen knows vans. The Bus and Vanagon became worldwide icons and launched legions of imitators, and now VW is bringing those people haulers into the 21st century with the ID. Buzz electric van. The ID. Buzz comes in the standard five-seat passenger configuration and the ID. Buzz Cargo, designed for commercial use. Built on VW's MEB modular platform, the ID. Buzz will launch with a 201 horsepower motor driving the rear axle. The exterior design of the ID. Buzz is heavily rooted in the Bus and Vanagon, without looking like a smoothed-over retread of the originals. With its electric powertrain, VW is able to maximize passenger space and give the ID. Buzz handling that's more sedan than van. VW will offer the ID. Buzz in a variety of two-tone and solid color paint schemes when the van launches in Europe, with a US launch scheduled for 2024.