Volkswagen Exec: Electric GTI Definitely Coming

According to Volkswagen director for sales, Jurgen Stackmann, electric vehicles will fast become mainstream, and Volkswagen is taking note. As most of us know, VW is beginning to showcase its new I.D. family of electric vehicles, and Stackmann says that an electric GTI is in the cards. Company execs spoke…

2 days ago by Steven Loveday 34

2017 Volkswagen Golf GTE

New Volkswagen Golf GTE Now Available To Order In Europe

Volkswagen has now made new 2017 Golf GTE available for order in Europe (see video walkthrough). In Germany prices starts at €36,900 ($39,405). The new version of plug-in hybrid is based on the MkVII generation of Golf, but unfortunately doesn’t bring any new revolution in its electric drivetrain. It’s simply…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 12

Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ

Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Electric Van: Live Images, Videos From Debut

Volkswagen I.D. BUZZ is one of the biggest all-electric premiere at this year NAIAS, and pays tribute to VW’s original minibus that first launched almost 70 years ago. Build onVW’s MEB architecture, which is designed to accommodate large battery for long-range, driving, along with all-wheel drive and autonomous drive capability (in…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 25

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

December 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in vehicles sales closed out 2016 with a flourish – and epically so, setting the new monthly record for EV sales in the US we had been looking for since the Summer…and it wasn’t even close. With all the numbers tallied up, an estimated 24,785 plug-in vehicles were sold in December…which…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 85

Volkswagen Kombi Microbus

Volkswagen 7-Seat Electric Van Headed For Production

Volkswagen is reportedly prepping an electric Microbus for future production. According to reports, the VW Microbus will have range of up to 500 km (NEDC) and will offer the latest in autonomous driving technology. Autocar states: “Sources close to the German car maker describe it as a future relevant concept…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 2