Volkswagen Phaeton News
What's known as Volkswagen Group Night is always a major event at European auto shows. One of the marquee attractions at Monday night's event, held before Geneva auto show media days start Tuesday, was the Volkswagen ID Vizzion concept for a large, all-electric sedan. It will be the largest car in the Volkswagen ID range of battery-electric models, VW says, and will go into production by 2022. DON'T MISS: Volkswagen ID Vizzion large all-electric sedan teased before Geneva debut It will join production versions of the Volkswagen ID compact hatchback, the ID Crozz compact crossover, and the ID...
Volkswagen to show flagship all-electric ID sedan in Geneva: Phaeton successor?
The long, strange, sad saga of the now-defunct Volkswagen Phaeton will likely go down as an asterisk in VW's long history. The pet project of now-departed VW Group chairman Ferdinand Piech, a member of the Porsche family that controls the carmaker, it was a $70,000-and-up luxury sedan from the...John Voelcker
VW Dresden 'glass house' factory to build e-Golf electric car
The "Transparent Factory" that previously built the Volkswagen Phaeton luxury sedan will now build the e-Golf electric car.Stephen Edelstein
Electric VW Phaeton Delayed To 2020, May Use Audi e-Tron Quattro Powertrain
The Volkswagen Phaeton will borrow powertrain components from Audi's electric SUV.Stephen Edelstein
Next Volkswagen Phaeton To Go Electric (As VW Slashes Spending)
Volkswagen may add an electric powertrain to its Phaeton luxury sedan.Stephen Edelstein
Volkswagen's Lineup Of Electric, Plug-In Hybrid Models To Expand
Volkswagen may build a plug-in hybrid Phaeton and all-electric Polo.Stephen Edelstein
The completely redesigned 2011 Volkswagen Touareg sport utility vehicle, which will be unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show this January, will include a hybrid model in the range from the start. The 2012 Volkswagen Touareg Hybrid will be Volkswagen's first hybrid electric vehicle, and it will go on sale a year in the U.S. a year after the redesigned 2011 Touareg arrives at dealers. Hybrid SUVs increasing It joins an expanding array of large sport utilities that offer the option of a hybrid drivetrain. We just drove the 2010 BMW ActiveHybrid X6 last week, and Mercedes-Benz will launch its ML450...