Bosch Power Max Charging Station

Volkswagen Selects ChargePoint, Bosch For e-Golf Charging

To expand upon Yesterday’s news flash post on Volkswagen and ChargePoint, here’s our more detailed look at what the partnership includes. Volkswagen selected ChargePoint and Bosch to provide charging infrastructure for the upcoming 2015 e-Golf in the US. Bosch Automotive Service Solutions will supply Power Max home charging station and…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 0

All-electric passenger cars registrations in Norway – June 2014

Norway All-Electric Vehicle Sales Report June 2014

Electric car sales are still growing in Norway leaving behind the 10% market share mark. In June, new passenger all-electric registrations amounted to 1,446 which is over thousand more than in June of 2013.  June 2014 brings the second highest result in terms of market share – 12.6% according to…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 6

VW XL1 in Geneva

Volkswagen XL1 Priced From £98,515 In UK

The Volkswagen XL1 is now available to order in the UK, though you need to act quickly if you’d like to secure one of the 30 XL1s planned for export to the UK. According to Volkswagen, the XL1 carries a base price of £98,515 ($168,974 USD), which is certainly expensive,…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 13

e-Golf Battery Pack Install

Volkswagen e-Golf Production – Video

Production of Volkswagen’s first-ever mass-produced pure electric vehicle, the VW e-Golf, has been underway for a couple of months now, but we’ve yet to see video of the e-Golf getting assembled. Until now… As this video shows, the Volskwagen e-Golf runs down the same Wolfsburg assembly lines as its ICE…

3 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 6

German Automaker VW Will Host "Electrified" Conference in Berlin

Volkswagen Group Named World’s Most Innovative Global Automaker

The Germany-based Center of Automotive Management, in cooperation with PricewaterhouseCoopers, named the Volkswagen Group the world’s most innovative automotive company in its 2014 AutomotiveINNOVATIONS Awards. For Volkswagen Group, this marks the fourth consecutive time it scored the top award. The Center of Automotive Management awarded Mercedes-Benz as the most innovative…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 13

Passat Technical Preview Conference

Details On The 2015 Volkswagen Passat Plug-In Hybrid

The upcoming next-generation Volkswagen Passat has been confirmed to become the vehicle that will be offered as VW’s third plug-in hybrid (VW XL1 and Golf GTE are #1 and #2). According to Volkswagen, the Passat PHEV will feature the following: 115 kW gasoline direct-injection engine with turbocharging (1.4 TSI) 80…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 43