Volkswagen Bus History & StoryHere's the first minivan created on the earth....? Ha..ha.. of course not..
Volkswagen bus is a big box on the Beetle chassis. They have design so strong and is was be the legend till today. Original design of the first generation created in 1949, it's the icon for this vehicle models.
After the beetle successes on the market and Volkswagen was healthy enough to created the second model, is was the Bus type, known as the Type 2. And for notes this bus was developed without input from Ferdinand Porsche who designed the original Beetle, so who did it?
Let's take a look historical development of the Volkswagen bus design.
He was never fast, but it did carry generations of dreams, belongings, and families.
The First Generation T1
The Second Generation T2
The Third and The Last Generation
+ In Mexico, the Volkswagen T2 Kombi and Panel were produced from 1970 to 1994.
+ Volkswagen has factories in Brazil and he's still make and producing T2 (VW Kombi) so far, until right now ^_^. (Update)
+ South African production of the T3 continued, for regional market only, until 2002.
+ And I am still waiting for new Volkswagen Microbus at 2014-2015, and I hope this not rumors.