The German automaker Volkswagen is currently preparing an all-electric concept to debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. The concept electric vehicle will be intended as a direct competitor for the Opel Ampera. According to inside sources, Volkswagen is coming along well, and the development of the electric drive train is already at an advanced stage.

The all-new all-electric V dub will be the next addition to the automakers eco-friendly line-up consisting of the Golf Twin Drive, the TDI Hybrid and Up! city car. The technological innovations that are being used to make the future concept will be most definitely find their way into production models in the near future.

Now that the open air alternatively fueled Bluesport roadster has been put on hold until further notice, it looks like VW is concentrating on making their proven seller, the Golf, a much greener option for new car buyers.


Source: AutoExpress

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  (421) posted on 05.29.2009

The German manufacturer’s new electric concept would rival the Chevrolet Volt or Opel Ampera. In fact the development of the electric drivetrain is at an advanced stage, so expect this new technology to make its debut very soon!

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