JAC (And Volkswagen) Will Develop a 46800 Cell With CBAK Energy

Yes, that’s the same format Tesla announced as its tabless 4680 battery. The automotive world is made of multiple connections that you would better know to get the whole picture of any announcement. A good example is JAC Motors’ strategic agreement with CBAK Energy, a Chinese lithium-ion cell manufacturer. Both

Volkswagen ID.4 GTX, ID.5 Quietly Confirmed

Since this was the first time they were ever mentioned, it’s remarkable how VW chose to talk about them. We know Volkswagen has vowed to clean up its act and that it is introducing more and more battery-powered models into its range, but it usually announces its new models in

Volkswagen Shares Interesting ID.4 Ad Planned For NFL Wild Card Game

Can we say VW must be serious about EVs if it’s making ads for high-profile NFL games? Interesting, strange, weird, and artsy (perhaps there are better words) ads are becoming a thing in the automotive space, especially as brands promote their electric vehicle future. Volkswagen shared this brand-new ID.4 electric

Volkswagen up! GTI review

The VW up! GTI is the smallest car to wear the fabled badge, but it produces the biggest grin 1Verdict – currently reading 2Engines, performance and drive 3MPG, CO2 and running costs 4Interior, design and technology 5Practicality, comfort and boot space 6Reliability and safety 4.0 out of 5 Huge fun

Volkswagen up! GTI review

The VW up! GTI is the smallest car to wear the fabled badge, but it produces the biggest grin 1Verdict – currently reading 2Engines, performance and drive 3MPG, CO2 and running costs 4Interior, design and technology 5Practicality, comfort and boot space 6Reliability and safety 4.0 out of 5 Huge fun

2021 Volkswagen Arteon First Test: Quick as a Mk7 GTI, But…

I don’t know about you, but I haven’t left home as much as I’d like to over the past few months. The business-casual attire I used to don before reporting to MotorTrend HQ goes largely unworn. Instead, my casual-casual clothing—pajama shorts, soft tees, cozy hoodies, and the like—is on constant

Volkswagen Golf Mk8 is Europe's best-selling car for 2020 – 312,000 units deliveries; also top on Germany – paultan.org

Volkswagen has announced that around 312,000 units of the Golf Mk8 were delivered to customers in Europe last year, making it (yet again) the best-selling model in the region for 2020. The nameplate also came out on top in Germany, with around 133,900 deliveries recorded. “With the Golf 8 we

Renault Kadjar vs Volkswagen Tiguan

The Renault Kadjar and Volkswagen Tiguan battle once again for family SUV honours Volkswagen has shifted more than six million examples of its Tiguan family SUV since it was launched in 2007. More than a decade on, the car’s popularity hasn’t waned, because nearly a million examples were sold across

Germany: Volkswagen Expands Charging Infrastructure At Its Sites

Volkswagen’s plan is comprehensive and includes workplace charging, dealers, public charging as well as home charging. Volkswagen announced that it is in the process of a significant expansion of charging infrastructure at its sites (plants and offices) in Germany. The company already installed over 1,200 charging points in its home