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7 Bonus Electric Car & SUV News Stories

June 28th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Continuing our series of end-of-month news roundups, below are seven electric car and electric SUV stories that no authors picked up but still seem worth mentioning


The EV Revolution Is Happening Faster Than Expected

June 26th, 2020 | by Maarten Vinkhuyzen

Don't believe commonly repeated anti-hype, nor the praised but far too timid aspirations of companies like Lyft. Over a year ago, I wrote an article predicting the transition happening around 2025. The EV revolution is happening faster than I expected in that article, and the next 5 years will show a dramatic shift


Volkswagen ID.3 1st Edition vs. Volkswagen Golf — 5 Year Cost of Ownership Estimates

June 22nd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

With Volkswagen ID.3 1st Edition ordering underway and pricing finalized, I figure it's a good time to compare the ID.3 to some of its top gasoline competitors, not just the Tesla Model 3. In particular, I'm diving into some new 5 year cost of ownership comparisons, this first one being a comparison — or series of comparisons — between the Volkswagen ID.3 and Volkswagen Golf in Germany


Comparing Volkswagen ID.3 to Tesla Model 3 — Prices, Range, Features

June 19th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Now that you can officially order a Volkswagen ID.3, the car is starting to feel a lot more real. Also, though, some people have been surprised by current pricing and many have been scratching their heads simply trying to find the pricing and the range of various trims


Audi Shines In Transition Month In Germany — Charts

June 18th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

With the German auto market slowly recovering from the pandemic-related lockdown, dropping just 50% year over year (YoY) in May, the local plugin market stepped up the growth pace last month, having registered 12,333 units, up 56% Yo


You Can Now Order A Volkswagen ID.3

June 17th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

If you've been eagerly waiting to get your hands on a Volkswagen ID.3 — in particular, the 1st Edition trim, of which there will be 30,000 produced — now is the time to order. As of today, if you pre-booked the car, you can finalize an order for one of the earliest ID.3 models in most European countries


Turmoil In Wolfsburg As Volkswagen Ushers In ID.3 Era

June 11th, 2020 | by Steve Hanley

Volkswagen says early ID.3 reservation holders can begin placing firm orders for their cars next week, but may have to wait until the end of this year to drive one with all its software issues resolved.


What’s Up With Volkswagen Software?

May 29th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Volkswagen Group has certainly recognized the importance of software, as I wrote at length in March. One highlight: "Volkswagen intends to in-house software much, much more than it ever has, going from developing ~10% of its own software to developing 60% or more of it by 2025."


Electric Vehicles Nearly 9% Of New Auto Sales In Germany — March EV Sales Report

April 21st, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

Despite the Covid-related lockdown in the second half of the month, the German plug-in vehicle market score signaled another record performance in March, its third in a row — 19,145 plug-in vehicles (EVs) were registered. With the overall market dropping 38% year over year (YoY), last month's plug-in share reached a record 8.9% (4.8% fully electric/BEV), pulling the yearly tally to an amazing 7.3% (3.7% BEV)



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