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VW's I.D. to be cheaper than Model 3, plans super-fast charging network

VW’s I.D. to be cheaper than Model 3, plans super-fast charging network

While VW pays off fines from diesel cheating scheme, it is also aiming to become the world’s leading electric car producer.

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US electric car sales up 68% in February, as Teslas lead Volt

US electric car sales up 68% in February, as Teslas lead Volt

US electric car sales jumped approximately 68% in February 2017 versus February 2016.

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Tesla Model S & Nissan LEAF world’s best-selling electric cars in 2016

Tesla Model S & Nissan LEAF world’s best-selling electric cars in 2016

The Tesla Model S and Nissan LEAF clocked in as the best-selling electric cars in the world in 2016.

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Daimler, BMW, Volkswagen Group, & Ford Sign superfast charging MoU in Europe

Daimler, BMW, Volkswagen Group, & Ford Sign superfast charging MoU in Europe

A new joint venture has formed that will develop a high-power, EV fast-charging network in Europe has been signed by BMW, Daimler, Ford, VW.

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VW plans 30 electric vehicle models after sales battered by diesel scandal

VW plans 30 electric vehicle models after sales battered by diesel scandal

VW promises more than 30 new electric vehicle models, and major push into “e-mobility”, including ride sharing and autonomous vehicles.

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VW aims to release world’s first high-volume electric car

VW aims to release world’s first high-volume electric car

Volkswagen recently revealed that it is now intending to release the world’s first high-volume, mass market electric car.

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US Volkswagen sales down 25%, e-Golf sales up 300%

US Volkswagen sales down 25%, e-Golf sales up 300%

Despite Volkswagen sales in the US generally falling following the diesel car emissions testing scandal, e-Golf sales have been rising notably.

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Why Dieselgate will be good for Volkswagen

Why Dieselgate will be good for Volkswagen

Diesel was already on the ropes with the advent of powerful electric vehicles, but now with the Volkswagen scandal it all but seals its fate.

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VW's emissions fraud was breathtakingly cynical. But it's not the first

VW’s emissions fraud was breathtakingly cynical. But it’s not the first

The implications of VW’s emissions fraud worsen by the day. But, it’s not the first. Two big US auto makers hid major defects because they decided it was cheaper to pay compensation to the dead and injured than fix the problem. No wonder big brand names are in danger of losing consumers as new technology makes this possible.

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Australia's weaker emissions standards allow car makers to 'dump' polluting cars

Australia’s weaker emissions standards allow car makers to ‘dump’ polluting cars

Australia’s lower standards for car exhaust mean overseas car-makers can sell more-polluting cars.

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Volkswagen didn't keep it real, and "greenwashing" is putting it mildly

Volkswagen didn’t keep it real, and “greenwashing” is putting it mildly

Right now, Volkswagen’s reputation lies in tatters. Greenwashing would be putting it mildly. How could it have gone so wrong?