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Volkswagen E-Bugster Concept [w/video]

by Michael Harley (RSS feed) on Jul 26th, 2012 at 11:57AM

Prelude To A Beetle Speedster? Driving $2 million prototypes on public roads is risky, so rather than increase the count of gray hair on their heads, Volkswagen's public relations team invited us up to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to spend some time in its all-electric E-Bugster Concept. But don't think the German automaker handed us the keys and set us free on the famed racing circuit – our drive was on the near-empty perimeter roads and our top speed was limited to less than 20 mph. Tooling along at an insect's pace (pun intended) was hardly electrifying. But as it turned out,... Read More

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