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Volkswagen ID.4 EPA Range is Officially 250 Miles

Volkswagen ID.4

The United States Environmental Protection Agency confirmed that the ID.4 meets Volkswagen’s range claim. This puts the ID.4 at par with direct competition such as the Kia Niro EV and the Hyundai Kona electric, both having similar range figures. Having said that, the ID.4’s 250-mile range is considerably less than …

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Volkswagen Axes the Passat in US after 2023

Volkswagen Passat

Hear that? It’s Passat’s swan song playing in the US. Volkswagen has reportedly decided to kill the Passat sedan to prefer SUVs and crossovers in the American market. Currently being built at VW’s Chattanooga and Tennessee plants, the Passat will cease production in 2023. Fortunately, this is not the end …

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Electrify America Rolls-Out Plug&Charge on its Stations

Electrify America Rolls-Out Plug&Charge

Your EV will start charging immediately after plugging with Plug&Charge, making it a much more streamlined process. Volkswagen’s Electrify America releases an all-new Plug&Charge Technology at its stations. With it, you can recharge your EVs only by plugging them in – no additional steps are required. In that sense, it’s …

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Volkswagen Invests €73 billion into EV and E-Mobility Development

Volkswagen to Invest into EV and E-Mobility Development

Volkswagen Group announced they would be spending €73 Billion over the next five years on electrification, digital technology, and hybrid powertrains. The conglomerate also stated it would increase R&D investments 40% to 50% as well as spend nearly €27 billion on digitalization, reflecting its commitment towards developing future software technologies. Volkswagen …

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Volkswagen to Turn Greek Island Astypalea into an EV Paradise

Volkswagen to Turn Greek Island Astypalea into an EV Paradise

The Mediterranean island goes green in an eco-friendly initiative. Volkswagen announced that the Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy of Greece and the Chairman of Volkswagen Group’s Management Board have signed a memorandum committing to a deal to replace internal combustion engine vehicles with electric vehicles on one of many …

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