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Long Range Skoda Vision E First Drive Review…Kinda

Skoda made the Vision E concept available for Autocar to check out, but in typical “VW Group fashion”, speed was limited to just 15 km/h (9 mph) for over 200-meters, so it wasn’t a typical test drive…to say the least. The production version, that will be much toned down (the…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 5

September 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Let the good times roll! After years of build up, September marks the start of “something big” for plug-in vehicle sales in the US.  And sure, this past month also marks a full 2 years/24 months* worth of consecutive gains (an impressive accomplishment for sure), but we haven’t seen anything…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 89

Volkswagen Teams With China’s JAC To Build 100,000 EVs Annually

China’s top state planner has approved a joint venture proposition placed by Volkswagen and JAC Motor (Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group) some eight months ago. The two automakers intend to invest roughly 5.1 billion yuan ($740 million), and sell 100,000 all-electric vehicles annually in the country. The next step is the completion of…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 0

2017 Volkswagen e-Golf Gets Price Hike, More Range

It now starts at $30,495, before the maximum $7,500 federal tax credit. Volkswagen unveiled the 2017 e-Golf for the U.S. market back in mid-November last year, but it’s only now the fully electric compact hatchback finally has a price. The cheapest version money can buy is going to set you…

2 months ago by Adrian Padeanu 96