Volkswagen ID Models Get Over-the-Air Updates!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 20:36:25 +0000

Volkswagen is now implementing one of the Tesla features — if we want to call it that — that owners have long loved and deemed a top priority in any future car: over-the-air software updates that can routinely improve your car. Even understanding the benefit and seeing some of the updates roll out, I was […]

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Volkswagen ID. LIFE Concept Breaks Cover In Munich

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 15:09:10 +0000

Volkswagen presented the ID. LIFE concept in Munich today. It’s the perfect car for people who want a vehicle that converts to an outdoor cinema. Woo Hoo!

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Volkswagen Has 25.5% of BEV Sales in Denmark, Volkswagen Group 40.9%!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Sep 2021 06:31:49 +0000

Electric vehicle sales are booming in Europe, and especially in some northerly nations. Denmark isn’t the largest or hottest auto market in the world, but its electric vehicle (BEV) sales are quite good and growing fast. In July, 10% of auto sales were sales of fully electric vehicles, and the figure is 8% for January–July. […]

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Volkswagen Launches ID.3 & ID.4 Subscriptions

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 18:30:20 +0000

Want a car but don’t want the hassle of owning a car? Of course you do, many people do, and that’s why car subscriptions are getting more and more popular. Volkswagen is now jumping into the fun with the ID.3 and ID.4 in Germany. Customers can get these fully electric vehicles, maintenance for them, insurance, […]

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Volkswagen ID. Buzz Assembly Line Update, Chip Shortage Shuts Down Production

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 28 Aug 2021 14:15:08 +0000

Volkswagen has completed the installation of two new production lines for the ID. Buzz at its factory in Hannover.

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Volkswagen’s Ideas For 5 Things To Do While Charging Your ID.4

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 21:40:19 +0000

Volkswagen has put out some ideas for what new ID.4 owners (or many other EV owners) can do while charging their cars. I’m going to comment on these ideas while adding a few of my own. First of all, Volkswagen points out the most important point, which is obvious for EV owners but frequently missed […]

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Italy’s EV Market More Than Quadrupled In The First Half Of 2021!

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 15:50:16 +0000

The first six months of 2021 have marked a period of yet exceptional growth for electric mobility on a global scale. Europe is leading the charge, and Italy – the continent’s fourth largest market – is now on the verge of reaching double-digit market share for plug-in vehicles, following consistent monthly growth and quarter-end peak registrations.

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Italy’s EV Sales Keep Growing In June As Dacia Spring Hits The Market

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 03:08:18 +0000

Electric mobility’s long road to mainstream adoption continues in June. Sales across Europe keep climbing and Italy’s numbers follow suit, in a noteworthy end to the first half of the year that sees near-record levels of EV registrations.

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Why The Volkswagen ID.4 Is 2021 CleanTechnica Car of the Year — I Think

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 11 Jul 2021 13:13:48 +0000

As I revealed and discussed in a recent CleanTech Talk podcast, the Volkswagen ID.4 won the 2021 CleanTechnica Car of the Year award. This article is another celebration of the vehicle, as well as an explanation of why it won — sort of. One unique thing about our awards is that we pick the finalists […]

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Volkswagen Electric Vehicles Going “Over The Air”

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 19:52:14 +0000

The Tesla Model S came to market nearly a decade ago, in mid 2012. The vehicle was a shock to the system in a number of ways. As people said back then and still do today, it was sort of like a big computer on wheels. Part of that was the huge touchscreen, part was […]

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