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2015 Volkswagen Passat GTE

Volkswagen Reveals Passat GTE Plug-In Hybrid

Volkswagen has unveiled the all-new plug-in hybrid Passat GTE in both sedan and wagon forms. The Passat GTE will get its formal reveal at the 2014 Paris Motor Show this week. Based on the all-new eight-generation Passat, this becomes Volkswagen’s third plug-in hybrid after the Golf GTE and XL1. According…

2 days ago by Eric Loveday 32

Volkswagen Golf GTE

Volkswagen Golf GTE Featured In Fully Charged – Video

In this episode of Fully Charged, Robert Llewellyn presents Volkswagen Golf GTE (more details on the GTE here). Especially interesting are driving impressions from somewhere in Switzerland of the first Volkswagen plug-in hybrid Golf . GTE offers different driving modes, which could be useful. Sales in the UK should start…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 5

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Volkswagen Golf GTE Production – Video

Witness the first batch of plug-in hybrid Volkswagen Golf GTE’s as they roll down and off the assembly. The Golf GTE is VW’s first mass-produced plug-in hybrid.  Volkswagen’s first PHEV, the XL1, is a limited-production model sold in select markets with a high price tag. Currently, Volkswagen says it has…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 3

Volkswagen Golf GTE

Volkswagen Golf GTE First Drive Review From UK

Volkswagen now has nearly every possible version of its Golf model available. Gas, diesel, natural gas, all electric, and now even a gas plug in hybrid version called the Golf GTE. The only noticeable differences in each version would be the unique badging, instrument clusters, minor alterations and, or course,…

1 week ago by Mike Anthony 29

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf Featured in MotoManTV

The 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf is closer then ever to its US launch and MotoMan took the opportunity to test dive the car in Virginia. The review begins with a question if customers will be attracted to an EV that doesn’t have unique design and on how much the e-Golf resembles the…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 11

Volkswagen e-Golf in „Polizeiuniform"

Volkswagen e-Golf Ready For Police Duty

Volkswagen recently presented its e-Golf in “Polizeiuniform,” which simply means e-Golf equipped for police duty. It’s of course specially equipped for the duty – with the signaling system “SOSI” as well as a modern digital radio. The Electric drivetrain seems the same as in regular e-Golf – 85 kW and…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 1

The Rapid Charge Network project is the development of a multi-standard, rapid charge network for electric vehicles throughout the UK and Ireland. The results and strategy of the project will be shared with other towns, cities and countries to support the growth of networks across Europe.

BMW, Nissan, Renault And Volkswagen Join Forces For EV Charging

UK Rapid Charge Network (RCN) project, through the European Union’s Trans-European Transport Network (TEN-T) program, attracted four automakers – BMW, Nissan, Renault and Volkswagen, which will join forces to build a network of a multi-standard fast chargers in Ireland and Europe. According to the latest news, 10 out of 74…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 14

Volkswagen Golf GTE

Just The Facts: Volkswagen Golf GTE

The Volkswagen Golf GTE is the latest plug-in hybrid car to hit the market.  In Germany, it’s priced at 36,900 Euros ($48,390 USD). Just like the e-Golf, the GTE (GT Electric) looks almost like the regular internal combustion engine version of the Golf.. In optimistic (NEDC) conditions, Golf GTE should…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 62