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Volkswagen unveils production ready XL1 plug-in hybrid ahead of Geneva

Volkswagen finally announced the production version of its much rumored and anticipated XL1 plug-in electric hybrid, which VW touts to be the most fuel efficient and aerodynamic production car in the world. The new eco-friendly coupe is set to debut at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. Click here for more news on the Volkswagen XL1. […]

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Report: Production Volkswagen XL1 confirmed for 2013

Volkswagen has plans to build a range of plug-in hybrids in 2013. A cornerstone of that program will be the XL1 Concept, which made its debut at the 2011 Qatar Motor Show earlier this year. According to Volkswagen AG Chairman, production plans for the XL1 two-seater are proceeding. “We will start small series production by […]

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Volkswagen to build a range of plug-in hybrids in 2013

Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn has confirmed that the German automaker will build a range of plug-in hybrid vehicles starting in 2013.  Winterkorn made the announcement at the Vienna Motor Symposium this week. However, he didn’t specify which vehicles will get the plug-in powertrain. “The plug-in hybrid offers precisely what many customers expect: unlimited internal combustion engine […]

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New Volkswagen XL1 Concept gets 261 mpg

Remember the Volkswagen L1 Concept – well, today the German automaker has release the second iteration of the concept called the XL1. What’s the main goal of the XL1? To get closer to Prof. Dr. Ferdinand Piech’s vision of “bringing to the market a production car that was practical for everyday use with a fuel […]

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