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VW Shows Its 2015 e-Golf Prior To The LA Auto Show

Prior to next week’s LA Auto Show, Volkswagen has uncovered information pertaining to its brand new electric-powered Golf. The vehicle that boasts zero-emissions is expected to show its face in North America during 2015. Dubbed the e-Golf, the new car will get an electric motor with 86-kW (115-hp) of power and 270-Nm (199-lb.ft) of torque. This motor will receive energy […]

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VW’s New Hybrid Range Will Be Ready By About 2013

Volkswagen will expand their hybrid technologies very soon, as they are using the Geneva Show to announce their plans. The automaker will create a test feet of 500 electric Golf’s which will soon rule the roads. Dr. Martin Winterkorn. “A hybrid version of the Jetta for the US market follows in [August] 2012. Starting in 2013, the E-UP goes into […]

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Four New Electric Vehicles For Renault — All Coming To Frankfurt

Renault has sent out a new teaser, along with some information, on their new Zero Emission line up. The image shows four new cars which will be unveiled during next weeks Frankfurt Motor Show. The drawings do leave slight bit of room for speculation as it seems like the one seater model will struggle to fit a lot of luggage. […]

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MINI E Electric Car – No Cables Result In 23 Hours Charge Time

BMW have been unfortunate to make a mistake on the new Mini Electric vehicles which need to be recharged. It was said that two-thirds of the 450 E owners will not receive high-voltage charging cables, which means that they can only plug their cars into a normal 110v household outlet. The result will be that 300 Mini E’s taking up […]

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Renault choose electric power over hybrid technology

Renault are trying to focus all of their attention onto electric powered cars, instead of the normal hybrid and hydrogen models. Renault are planning for a third of their line up to be electric within a decade. Renault have also said that they will have three-battery powered models on sale by 2011, these being an electric Kangoo van, a Clio-sized […]

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