Tue.Jun 25, 2019

Volkswagen Group continues to push with CNG

Green Car Congress

In parallel with the advancing electrification of its fleet, Volkswagen Group and its brands continue to rely on CNG (compressed natural gas) as an alternative drive technology for decarbonizing road transport; Volkswagen Group[ has revised and expanded its product range again with this in mind.

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No, @Sammy_Roth & @LATimes, This Poorly Written Bloomberg Article Repeating The Results The Climate Investigation Center Uncovered Isn’t A Newspaper Doing Its Job. Bad Headline, S**t Placement

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Regional discounts can make electric cars a steal

Green Car Reports

In some places, you almost can't afford not to buy an electric car. Adding regional incentives to state and federal incentives can cut the price of some electric cars nearly in half and make them cheaper than some used cars or the most basic of new gas models.

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Electrified vehicles count for 7.1% of new vehicles in Europe in May; SUVs continue to dominate full market

Green Car Congress

Registrations of pure electric, plug-in hybrid and hybrid cars totalled 94,000 units in 18 European markets in May 2019, counting for 7.1% of the total volume, up from 5.3% in May 2018, according to figures from JATO Dynamics.

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Why do men seem more invested in electric cars than women? Take our Twitter poll

Green Car Reports

Some of our recent Twitter polls have brought our attention to a startling, if anecdotal, discovery: The most vociferous defenders of electric cars, particularly all-electric cars are overwhelmingly men.

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Non-hybrid stop/start systems installed on 35.7% of US light-duty trucks produced in MY2018

Green Car Congress

In 2012, less than one percent of all cars and light-duty trucks were produced with a non-hybrid stop/start system. Through 2015, cars had the greatest share of stop/start systems installed. After 2015, the greatest share of start/stop systems was installed on light-duty trucks, rising to 35.7%

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Porsche reveals insurance program: At ease, Taycan electric-car buyers

Green Car Reports

By the time the 2020 Porsche Taycan launches late this year, Porsche owners in three states will likely be able to choose a new kind of per-mile insurance offered through the sports-car brand. Especially for those planning to make a leap to the Taycan, it could amount to some peace of mind.

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BMW M Next concept points to i8 successor: More electric range, a lot more power

Green Car Reports

BMW is on a mission to broaden its electric-vehicle portfolio in the early part of this next decade, and as part of the future lineup neither of BMW’s quirky carbon-fiber ‘i’ cars are likely to carry through.

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BMW Group accelerating e-mobility expansion: 25 electrified models by 2023

Green Car Congress

The BMW Group is accelerating its electromobility expansion program, with the 25 electrified models to be introduced by 2023, two years earlier than the initial 2025 target. With flexible vehicle architectures for fully-electric, plug-in hybrid and combustion engine drive trains, the company is able to respond quickly to changing conditions. More than half of the 25 models will be fully electric.

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BMW M Next, Porsche insurance, regional deals, EVs for men: Today's Car News

Green Car Reports

Porsche beats Tesla to the punch selling insurance for its cars—although its electric one hasn't quite arrived yet. Regional discounts can go a long way toward making electric cars affordable. The BMW M Next concept previews the next i8. And our latest Twitter poll asks if electric cars are mainly a male phenomenon. All this and more on. Today in Car News

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Audi SQ8 2019: Performance SUV offers biturbo V8 with 429hp and 900Nm of torque

Green Cars News

Audi has announced the launch of a new, performance-focused version of its top-tier luxury SUV

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