Volkswagen has yet to launch a single electric vehicle on its new MEB electric platform, but it already wants to share it with other automakers. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories February 4
Volkswagen Stories February 1
Spy photographers recently caught glimpses of an electric Peugeot 208 and Volkswagen’s electric I.D. Crozz driving around in the snow.
Volkswagen Stories January 25
After unveiling a concept for a mobile fast-charging station powered by a 360 kWh battery pack last month, Volkswagen announces today that it plans to bring the product to market and manufacture it itself at its Hanover components plant. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories January 21
VW’s I.D. R fully-electric sports car, which has broken several records at the Pikes Peak Hill Climb, is coming back with some updates to go after the Nürburgring electric record. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories January 8
Electric vehicles are just one part of the solution. Charging with green energy is also an important part. Tesla understood that, which is why it launched Tesla Energy.
Now, Volkswagen is following their lead with an energy and charging division called Elli. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories December 27, 2018
Today, Volkswagen unveiled the first glimpse at its new mobile charging station project: a charging station using a 360 kWh battery pack to power a flexible solution. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories November 30, 2018
The Volkswagen Group confirmed that they are scouting locations in the US in order to potentially build an electric car factory to support the MEB platform for an affordable $30,000 to $40,000 electric vehicle. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories November 14, 2018
Today, Volkswagen is announcing that it is converting two more factories to electric vehicle production and it is partnering with SK Innovation for battery cells. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories October 25, 2018
Volkswagen is currently trying to figure out a way to secure large quantities of battery cells to support its critical electric vehicle ambitions.
After previously ruling out manufacturing its own battery cell, the German automaker is now reportedly going to build its own battery cell gigafactory (a battery factory with an output in the GWh) in partnership with SK Innovation. expand full story
Volkswagen Stories October 19, 2018
VW started construction on its first factory specifically designed for the production of its new MEB platform for all-electric vehicles.
The new factory will be in China and it will have a capacity of 300,000 cars per year. expand full story