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Volkswagen e-Golf Is Boring, But Brilliant

It’s boring, but brilliant. That’s how Business Week sums up the Volkswagen e-Golf, but in this case, boring is a positive. As Business Week writes: “The E-Golf, meanwhile, doesn’t make much of a statement. In fact, part of its charm is that the “e” features are decidedly low key. Perhaps…

19 hours ago by Eric Loveday 14

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Volkswagen e-Golf – Live Images From 2014 LA Auto Show

Behold…the Volkswagen e-Golf live from the 2014 LA Auto Show. VW e-Golf sales kicked off in the U.S. last month and we’re already hearing reports from several pleased owners. The e-Golf represents Volkswagen’s first foray into plug-in vehicles in the U.S. At this time, it’s believed that the e-Golf will…

4 days ago by Eric Loveday 18

Volkswagen Santa Monica Delivers First e-Golf - Puts Together Video Of Event

First e-Golf Delivery In America At Volkswagen Santa Monica – Video

About a week we brought word though Mike Sullilvan (aka LAcarGUY) that his flagship Volkswagen dealership in California – Volkswagen Santa Monica had received and sold America’s first all-electric e-Golf. “We are really excited about the launch of the Volkswagen e-Golf” said the LAcarGUY boss, “Volkswagen is “The People’s Car”,…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 31

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Toyota And Ford Sink EV Sales Streak In October For US

What a difference a few months make. In May and June of this year, plug-ins from Toyota and Ford where pushing the market to new all-time highs…now just a few months later, the duo is responsible for the end to a pretty impressive streak – 46 consecutive months of record EV sales in the…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 57

German Automaker VW Will Host Lithium-Sulfur Battery Workshop

Volkswagen Is Sole OEM Attending Lithium-Sulfur Battery Workshop

“Fraunhofer IWS in Dresden, Germany will hold its 3rd annual workshop on Lithium-sulfur batteries from 12-13 November 2014,” reports Green Car Congress. Any workshop/conference/research on lithium-sulfur interests us due to this statement by Fraunhofer: “…Lithium-sulfur batteries are the most promising choice for future energy storage systems, with novel materials such…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 24