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Tailgating one of major causes of accidents

Tailgating was highlighted as one of the most common causes of van accidents, according to research by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles. Neil Greig, director of policy and research at IAM RoadSmart, said, “Tailgating is the biggest single bugbear that motorway users in particular report. Surveys suggest almost half of drivers feel scared and get angry about […]

China to contribute more than half of Volkswagen’s EVs by 2028

[categories electric vehicle] China will play a key role in the Volkswagen group’s global transformation and its accompanying decarbonization program. Thus, this year will see an intensified roll-out of new energy models. Volkswagen Group China aims to produce more than half of the group’s global objective of 22 million BEVs by 2028. To speed up […]

The dangers of phoney war

[categories driving] More than half of van drivers admitted to making calls behind the wheel without using a hands-free device, according to Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles’ research. Van drivers spend an average of 35 minutes on the phone each day in their vehicles, making an average of seven calls a day. One in 10 spend two […]

Volkswagen’s electric offensive – new gen cars at Chattanooga, fast charging station at Hanover

  The Volkswagen brand is forging ahead consistently with its electric offensive and has now announced the first production location in North America. In future, the Chattanooga plant in Tennessee is to produce vehicles based on the modular electric toolkit MEB, a new generation of electric cars. For this purpose, Volkswagen is investing about US$ […]
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