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REPORT: Larger VW E-Up! could come to the States

by Jeremy Korzeniewski (RSS feed) on Sep 22nd, 2009 at 9:30AM

After showing off the E-Up! at the Frankfurt Motor Show last week and declaring it the Beetle of the 21st Century, VW is promising to have the tiny EV into small scale production in Europe by 2013. However, the people's automaker isn't convinced such a small car would be accepted in the United States. Flawed logic or not, Automotive News reports that a somewhat larger version of the E-Up! – about 146 inches long, or some 20 inches longer than the concept VW claimed was its smallest car ever – is being developed for the crucial U.S. market. The first vehicle using the Up!'s... Read More

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