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Study

About the same number of drivers say they're buying a pickup next.

AAA poll indicates 30 million Americans may buy an electric vehicle within three to five years.

Official

Still short of the Bolt's, though longer than the i3's.

Power output also grows.

Featured

Sure, there are few truly bad cars anymore, but we definitely did not like these.

Los Angeles

It's all part of VW's big electromobility plan.

Look for autonomous drive tech, too.

Report

A battery improvement of 50 percent should help things, right?

Thanks to better battery cells, the facelifted VW e-Golf should have a real-world range of around 124 miles when it arrives this fall.

Recalls

Volkswagen will recall the 2015-2016 e-Golf to fix the electric motor shutting down unexpectedly.

Report

Along with whatever it will need to do to fix its cheat-device-enabled TDIs, VW may be forced to built electric vehicles in Chattanooga.

Confirmed

The VW e-Golf's range will soon jump about 30 percent thanks to the German automaker's coming upgrade for its batteries.

Official

With an attractive low price, the 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf SE is challenging the Nissan Leaf for green-car buyers.

3Degrees, The Conservation Fund Figure Out How To Value CO2

VW has decided to make the e-Golf carbon neutral, from production to the first 36,000 miles of driving. The Garcia River Forest is key in making this work.

Report

One Cell Style Could Cut Costs By 66 Percent

Volkswagen is considering switching to a standardized lithium-ion battery cell design for future plug-in vehicles that could lower the parts' costs by 66 percent.

Report

VW's Norway Advertising Push Was Key

Volkswagen e-Golf overtakes Nissan Leaf as Western Europe's best-selling electric vehicle.

Official

If you've been thinking about getting your hands on the VW e-Golf but couldn't quite stretch to the full $35k starting price, we've got good news for you. Volkswagen has announced a cheaper Limited Edition for $2,000 less.

Review

Electrified Golf Is The EV We Could Live With

The 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf might just be our favorite electric vehicle yet. We spent a few days with one in southern California to experience the pros and cons of daily EV driving.

Official

BMW and VW will work with ChargePoint to get more DC Fast Chargers up and ready on the East and West coasts of the US. More Level 2 chargers will be available, too.

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