2015-2016 Chevy Spark EV - Now Featuring LG Chem Cells And Assembled at GM's Brownstown Battery Plant

LG Chem Says It’s Ready To Supply 300 Mile, 120 kWh Batteries

During the 28th Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition in Goyang, South Korea, earlier this month, LG Chem announced that they were ready to supply much larger lithium-ion batteries packages to those interested in producing all-electric vehicles that would rival the Tesla Model S in range. More specifically, the battery maker says it can…

2 days ago by Jay Cole 132

VW e-Golf Lease Deal

Volkswagen e-Golf Lease Deal – $158 Per Month

This lease deals come to us via Bozzani Volkswagen in Covina, California. Featured is the Volkswagen e-Golf Limited, the cheaper of the two versions of the e-Golf. The deal itself seems fairly standard (meaning the fine print is the usual).  The only issue we see is that it states 10,000…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 15

Volkswagen Golf GTE Sport concept

Volkswagen Debuts Golf GTE Sport Concept

Volkswagen is introducing at Wörthersee 2015 one more plug-in hybrid concept car under the GTE series – the Golf GTE Sport. It’s a special 2-seat, all-wheel-drive sport car with a very powerful drivetrain: 295 kW (400 hp) of system power and 670 Nm of torque. That’s sufficient to reach 0-100…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 16

2015 Top Ten Tech Cars

IEEE Spectrum Lists 2015’s Top 10 Tech Cars

IEEE Spectrum’s 2015 Top Ten Tech Cars list includes several plug-in electric cars. Here’s a graphic showing the cars that made the Top Ten list: We should note that while only two of the cars (BMW i8 and Formula E racer) on the list are available exclusively as plug ins,…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 12

Volkswagen Invest 410 Into U.S.' Electric Car Charging Infrastructure

By This July, Volkswagen Will Know If Breakthrough Battery Tech At QuantumScape Is Ready For Primetime

By this July, Volkswagen intends to make an important decision regarding its future battery technology. VW, a 5% stakeholder in QuantumScape, says that it’ll evaluate the battery maker’s progress before determining how to proceed.  Quoting Bloomberg: The technology’s potential to boost the range of battery-powered vehicles is compelling and tests…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 22

Volkswagen C Coupé GTE

Volkswagen Debuts C Coupe GTE Plug-In Hybrid

Volkswagen is moving fast with its plug-in hybrid concepts. Just after unveiling the Sport Coupé Concept GTE at Gevena Motor Show, now VW presents the C Coupé GTE at Auto Shanghai 2015. Design language is similar and both models are four-seaters. “This sport sedan, which is about five meters long, sprints…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 5