The exterior of the new generation of the Golf 8 may only have been slightly renewed, but the inner values reveal an interesting driving experience with a completely new technical concept and a digitized cockpit. With the current disruptions in the vehicle market, revolutionary external conditions caused by the global corona pandemic and the resulting changing world of work, the transformed Golf from the last century is currently one of the few constants in the automotive world.
The E-Golf, the purely electric variant of the VW Golf class, is lagging behind in terms of registration numbers. Volkswagen customers are waiting for the all-electric ID3. This year the e-Golf is over. The Golf 8 is still available as a partially electrified version - as a hybrid, which is always equipped with an internal combustion engine in addition to an electric motor. After the list price was reduced to 31.900 euros, the last e-Golfs are now available as bargains well below 20.000 euros. In our practical test from 2018, we placed emphasis on suitability for everyday use in cooler weather conditions.
The live blog for the 2019 International Motor Show The IAA stands for many premieres in the field of electromobility this year. This year, Volkswagen is planning a big hit in terms of contemporary electric cars. The presentation of the VW.ID3 from Vokwagen will probably place the future on electric cars at the core brand. The complete conversion of motor vehicles to electric cars is expected to be completed by 2030. There are also ambitious goals for expanding the charging infrastructure in Europe. We continuously report on exciting ... Continue reading "IAA fragment 2019
After restructuring in the last two years, Volkswagen is planning a clearly noticeable expansion of the charging infrastructure on the way to electromobility in the next few years. In addition to increasing the number of electric cars available in the future, the declared goal is to make the number of charging points in public spaces more transparent for all users.
With the GTI version of the current Up, Volkswagen is relying on a sporty offer in the small car segment with a low entry price for car beginners of 16.975 euros in the two-door version. According to the lessons from the exhaust scandal, it sprints through the streets as a 1,0-liter three-cylinder with 85 kW (115 PS) with a particle filter to reduce fine dust emissions. In the practical test, all disciplines for everyday automotive use have been scrutinized.
Dieselgate and Defeat Device - the last four years have been marked by allegations against Volkswagen. But you have learned from the past to catapult yourself into the future with one big throw. The Beetle was once the car of the economic boom and with over 15 million assembled cars in 1972 it even overtook the Model T. In… Continue reading "From Volkswagen to a modular electrification kit