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Sing it! VW details the all-electric Golf Blue-e-motion

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Report: 2013 Volkswagen E-Up! city car headed for select U.S. markets

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Report: 2013 Volkswagen E-Up! city car headed for select U.S. markets

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Volkswagen releases details of new lithium ion e-Golf, Jetta plug-in coming

Today in Berlin, Volkswagen unveiled the first of 500 electric drive Golfs produced for a consumer test that starts next year. The battery powered Golf was shown at the launch of the National Platform for Electric Mobility, a public-private partnership to promote electric vehicles in Germany.

Report: VW to shake up order of electric vehicles, mass-produced Golf coming first

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Volkswagen unveils electric Milano Taxi concept in Hanover

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Volkswagen unveils electric Milano Taxi concept

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Volkswagen announces electrification plan, 500 Golf EVs in 2011

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Confirmed: Tesla Co-Founder Eberhard working with Volkswagen

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VW Group names Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann run EV programs

Like most other automakers, Volkswagen is ramping up its electrification efforts and part of that is putting someone in charge. VW announced today that it has hired Dr. Karl-Thomas Neumann for the newly-created slot of Group Chief Officer for Electric Traction. Neumann, who was most recently chairman of supplier Continental, will report directly to VW Chairman and CEO Dr. Martin Winterkorn. During Neumann's tenure at Continental, that company also continued its efforts to get into the electric d

Volkswagen hedges battery bets, looks to form JV with Varta

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REPORT: Volkswagen to launch an electric car by 2013

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CEO Winterkorn: expect first VW electric vehicle in 2013

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REPORT: Volkswagen bringing new EV concept to Frankfurt

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REPORT: Volkswagen bringing new EV concept to Frankfurt

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VW CEO: Daily use of electric cars "very far away"

According to VW CEO Martin Winterkorn, we'd better get used to the sound of a rumbling internal combustion engine churning away in our automobiles, ingesting dead dinos as they continue to be the dominate source of power for our automobiles for at least the next 15-20 years. The German automaker has big plans to invest in technologies to reduce the consumption of fossil fuels, but most of the efficiency increases will come from refinements made to gasoline and diesel-burning powerplants.