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Volkswagen Golf GTE

Volkswagen Golf GTE Priced At £28,035 UK – On Sale Now

The plug-in hybrid Volkswagen Golf GTE (see description here) is now on sale in the UK starting at £28,035 (approx. 42,700) after the £5,000 Government plug-in car grant. In the UK, Golf GTE is available through all of the company’s franchised sales outlets, while all-electric e-up! and e-Golf are only…

7 days ago by Mark Kane 12

e-Golf Intelligent Charge

Volkswagen Releases Series Of e-Golf Videos

Would you like an overload of info on the new Volkswagen e-Golf? These multiple videos will provide you with more info on the e-Golf than you likely care to know. If you are looking for some specs on the e-Golf, click here. The first video discusses different driving and regenerative…

1 week ago by Mike Anthony 10

Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE

Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE – Live Images + Video

As promised, here we have more live photos of the Volkswagen Cross Coupe GTE – the plug-in hybrid concept car described here. Quick specifications: 20 miles (32 km) in all-electric mode / 14.1 kWh pack 130 mph (209 km/h) top speed 0 to 60 mph in 6 seconds Combined power stands…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 14

VW e-Golf

Even Fox News Enjoys Driving Volkswagen e-Golf

Yes guys and gals…even Fox News enjoys the Volkswagen e-Golf. We knew eventually that even Fox News would warm up to electric cars.  Some quotes from the Fox News video: “A Golf has never been this green. “The folks at VW said they didn’t want to start selling an electric…

3 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 23

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

December 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

We always look forward to December sales when in comes to plug-in vehicles.  And why is that?  For starters the federal government’s $7,500 federal credit/stimulus package exerts the most pressure of the year on would-be EV buyers looking to claim the credit on this year’s taxes.  Secondly, with year-over-year gains…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 66

Volkswagen Passat GTE

Volkswagen Passat GTE Police Version

Just a few months ago, Volkswagen unveiled the plug-in version of Passat at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. Recently, the car was presented in blue-silver appearance with all of the additional features required for police duty. Earlier, the same was done with the  all-electric e-Golf. Volkswagen Passat is one of…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 2

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

What Car? Pits BMW i3 Against Volkswagen e-Golf

What Car? released an interesting review of the BMW i3 and the Volkswagen e-Golf in which it’s trying to find out the best EV from the user point of view in the UK. Both cars are rated positively.  However, the vehicles are from different classes and for What Car? the…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 18