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First Drive: Volkswagen Golf Blue-e-motion

Don't tell Volkswagen that it's behind the curve on electric vehicles. The company is showing off its brand new e Golf – sorry, Golf Blue-e-motion – to journalists in Wolfburg, Germany this week, and is making sure to remind us that it has made at least 20 plug-in or hybrid prototypes in the past four decades, from the Electric Transporter in 1973 to the Space Up! in 2007. Okay, the company may not bring an electric vehicle (EV) to market until 2013 – three years after Nissan a

Eberhard hints VW may be looking at small format cells for upcoming electric cars

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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 presents the first battery-powered Golf Blue-e-motion

On May 1 in Berlin, Germany transport minister Dr. Peter Ramsauer went for a drive in the first Volkswagen Golf blue-e-motion with VW board member Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg. The new battery-powered Golf is the first of a fleet of 500 that will be deployed starting next year in custo

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 announces electrification plan, 500 Golf EVs in 2011

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Confirmed: Tesla Co-Founder Eberhard working with Volkswagen

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Volkswagen hedges battery bets, looks to form JV with Varta

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Frankfurt 2009: Volkswagen calls E-Up! Concept "Beetle of the 21st Century"

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Frankfurt 2009: Volkswagen calls E-Up! Concept "Beetle of the 21st Century"

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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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