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PostPosted: Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:41 pm    Post subject: EV Bus built on a 62 by VW "Type 20" Reply with quote

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https://jalopnik.com/volkswagens-research-lab-turned-an-old-microbus-into-an-1836077137

Seems to be very little left of the original running gear. Wonder if they're going to offer conversion kits for sale? Wink
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 03, 2019 6:44 pm    Post subject: Re: EV Bus built on a 62 by VW "Type 20" Reply with quote

Is the steering column have shock-absorbers or is that something else like hydraulic pump?
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 03, 2019 6:54 pm    Post subject: Re: EV Bus built on a 62 by VW "Type 20" Reply with quote

BarryL wrote:
Is the steering column have shock-absorbers or is that something else like hydraulic pump?


electrically assisted power steering.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?p=6878707
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