Tag: Volkswagen

If Rival Automakers Want To Take On Tesla, They Need To Improve Access To Charging

Although Tesla is facing increasing challenges from traditional manufacturers, its sales show no sign of weakening. One of the established automakers’ biggest challenges may be infrastructure. That’s according to JD Power’s inaugural EV Experience Ownership Study, which seeks to measure owner satisfaction with EVs. By and large, the numbers are good for EVs. Out of […]

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Volkswagen Brings Some Color To 2021 With A New Polo Harlequin In The Netherlands

A quarter of a century ago, Volkswagen released the Polo Harlequin (or Harlekin, as they call it in its homeland), and to commemorate its anniversary, as well as to show how far technology, comfort, and safety have come since its debut, VW Netherlands created a one-off 2021 Polo featuring the iconic Harlequin paint scheme. 3,806 Polo […]

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English Village To Trade Driveways For Green Space With Self-Driving And -Parking Cars

Chelmsford Garden Village, a housing development near London, is preparing itself for a future with autonomous cars by removing the driveways from its homes. Or, at least, that’s what they’re planning to do eventually. The homes will be built with driveways, but there’s a plan in place to take them away if and when autonomous […]

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A Look At The Cars That Didn’t Make It Into The Fast And The Furious

Some of the cars that have a huge following today wouldn’t be as famous as they are if it wasn’t for the Fast&Furious franchise. The Toyota Supra, for one, has become known to a much larger audience thanks to the first film. With that in mind, according to the movie’s technical director, Craig Lieberman, some […]

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Audi Reportedly Wants To Go EV-Only In The Next 10-15 Years

It would be hard to deny that the automotive industry is trending towards electric vehicles. But even as big brands introduce EVs, it’s hard to argue that they pose a serious threat to the internal combustion engine’s market share in the very near term. Nevertheless, Audi is so convinced that EVs will take over, that […]

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