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Volkswagen TwinDRIVE

Volkswagen TwinDRIVE
Volkswagen TwinDRIVE
Volkswagen TwinDRIVE
Volkswagen TwinDRIVE

Description

Golf type 6 using VW twinDRIVE® no transmission, 1-liter turbocharged gasoline engine, runs on electric only to 30 mph, then switches to gas engine, single gear ratio similar to top gear in a conventional car, electric motor give extra power when needed, 12 kWh battery, "e-mode" for electric only low speed driving, reverse is handled by the electric motor. Volkswagen is currently testing a fleet of 20 cars, no production goal announced. VW CEO said on Jul 3, 2009 VW will offer their first all-electric car in 2013.

Specs

Vehicle Type: 
Cars & Trucks
Drivetrain: 
PHEV
Range: 
TBA
Target: 
TBA
Top Speed: 
TBA
Connector Type: 
Other
Price (USD): 
TBA

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