After 116 Years, Volkswagen’s Zwickau Factory Produced Its Last Fossil Fuel Vehicle Today

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 22:19:01 +0000

Volkswagen’s Zwickau factory is switching 100% to electric vehicles. It will produce a total of 6 models from 3 Volkswagen Group brands (Volkswagen, Audi, and Seat). Today was the last day it produced a fossil fuel vehicle, vehicle #6,049,207 from the factory under Volkswagen’s reign, a Golf R Estate

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19× More Invested In EVs & EV Batteries In Europe Last Year Than In 2018

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 16:43:51 +0000

According to a Transport & Environment report, Europe poured €60 billion into EV production and EV battery production in 2019, a whopping 19 times more money than it put into them in

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VW e-Golf #1 In May In Netherlands, Tesla Model 3 Leader In 2020

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 22:24:13 +0000

With the Netherlands overall market dropping 53% year over year (YoY), the local plugin vehicle market also once again slipped into red, dropping 28% YoY in May to 2,023 plugin registrations

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China × Cleantech — May 2020

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 23:59:25 +0000

Welcome to the next issue of China x Cleantech. For our full China × Cleantech history, stroll over to the “Future Trends” section of our website

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Tesla Gets A Mixed Debut In Largest Danish Car Owner Satisfaction Report

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Sat, 23 May 2020 17:51:56 +0000

The Danish Motorist Association (FDM) has released its newest car owner satisfaction report: The Motor AutoIndex 2020. Tesla is represented for the first time since the first report came out in 2003, with mixed results

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Kia Niro EV #1 In Covid-19 Impacted Dutch Market

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 07:34:51 +0000

With the Netherlands escaping a full lockdown, the economic slowdown hasn’t been as devastating as in other markets, with the overall market dropping just 53%

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Volkswagen Pivots Away From SEAT For Low-Cost EV As Chinese Market Cools

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 04 May 2020 05:56:03 +0000

Volkswagen e-UPVolkswagen’s quest to build an electric car for less than 20,000 euros has taken a step backward after a decision was made to not pursue a sales strategy for the car in China due to market conditions.

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Tesla Model 3 Jumps To #1 Among All Autos In The Netherlands

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 20:57:59 +0000

While the Netherlands does not have yet a full lockdown, the coronavirus pandemic has forced a wide range of businesses to shut down, slowing business significantly, so expect slow sales months at least in April and May … in the overall market, that is

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Volkswagen Group’s Leadership On Coronavirus: Cash, Cars, Respirators, Ventilators, Masks, & More

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 03:00:31 +0000

Like some other automakers, Volkswagen Group hasn’t been sitting idly and waiting to reopen the many factories the conglomerate owns and runs. Instead, the auto giant has been contributing a large amount of money and varied resources in Europe to help out, including developing and supplying critical medical supplies and even medical staff

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Volkswagen Group’s Leadership On Coronavirus Pandemic: Cash, Cars, Respirators, Ventilators, Masks, & More

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 03:00:31 +0000

Like some other automakers, Volkswagen Group hasn’t been sitting idly and waiting to reopen the many factories the conglomerate owns and runs. Instead, the auto giant has been contributing a large amount of money and varied resources in Europe to help out, including developing and supplying critical medical supplies and even medical staff

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