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Fri Oct 16, 2015, 02:55 PM

Volkswagen announce 500 km AWD Electric Phaeton Tesla clone

Volkswagen announce 500 km AWD Electric Phaeton Tesla clone
OCTOBER 13, 2015

In the wake of the ongoing diesel-emissions scandal, Volkswagen has announced that an all-electric Volkswagen Phaeton sedan is in the product pipeline.

"The Volkswagen Phaeton has embodied the brand's technological competence and brand ambition from the first generation onward," Volkswagen AG said in a statement. "The future generation of the Phaeton will once again be the flagship for the brand's profile over the next decade."

The Phaeton EV will lead a new VW product portfolio that features "plug-in hybrids with an even greater range, high-volume electric vehicles with a radius of up to 300 kilometers (186 miles), a 48-volt power supply system (mild hybrids) as well as ever more efficient diesel, petrol and CNG concepts," VW said.

VW talking up its zero emissions technology is no surprise, with the Porsche Mission E and Audi E-tron Quattro proving the requisite technology is being developed within the group.

Wolfsburg insiders with knowledge of Volkswagen's future model plans suggest it will share its platform architecture, electric drive system and battery technology with the upcoming Audi Q6 etron ...

More detail at http://www.electric-vehiclenews.com/2015/10/in-wake-of-ongoing-diesel-emissions.html

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catnhatnh Oct 2015 #1

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Fri Oct 16, 2015, 05:35 PM

1. C'mon VW-'fess up....

How many volts does it REALLY put out???

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