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ZelectricBug Barely Visible in Side View Mirror

ZelectricBug: Converted Electric VW Bug (Beetle) to Launch in 2013 with Sub-$60,000 Price (Video)

The iconic Volkswagen Beetle is reborn electric. ZelectricBug presents the “car you grew up with” that’s “classic icon outside” with “tomorrowland-electric drive inside.” The first ZelectricBug (the firms name for its converted VW Bugs) isn’t scheduled for completion until late Spring 2013, but that didn’t stop Zelectric from already hitting…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 8

Autocar is Pleased With e-Up!

Production Version of Electric Volkswagen E-Up! Debuts

Volkswagen just revealed the production version of the E-Up!—the automaker’s first fully electric production vehicle. As is obvious, the E-Up! is based on the widely successful Volkswagen Up!, which in electric form ditches the standard Up!’s three-cylinder gasoline engine in favor of an 81-horsepower electric motor that makes 155 pound-feet…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 12