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Dual-motor AWD version of VW ID.4 electric SUV revealed, called GTX in Europe

18 days ago   |   By High Gear Media

Volkswagen on Wednesday unveiled a sportier, dual-motor all-wheel drive version of the ID.4 electric SUV for Europe. Dubbed GTX, this model hasn't been confirmed for the United States, but the announcement provides some detail on the all-wheel drive model that will arrive here later this year. A power figure of 220 kw has been released for the...
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299PS VW ID4 GTX Revealed Can Go From 0-100kmph In 62 Seconds

299PS VW ID4 GTX Revealed Can Go From 0-100kmph In 62 Seconds

18 days ago   |   By Auto Savvy

, updates on the ID.4 GTX aren't just limited cosmetically. Until now, the all-electric SUV had only a 204PS electric motor that drove the rear wheels. All that has changed with the GTX, which is the first performance-oriented electric from the German carmaker. The GTX has an electric motor on its front and rear axles, effectively making it an all-wheel drive. It churns out 299PS, a whopping 95PS more than the standard ID.4. Performance has improved, too, as the GTX can go from 0-100kmph in 6.3 seconds, a full 2.2 seconds quicker than the RWD model. Its top speed is electronically limited...
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2022 Mercedes-Benz Maybach S-Class brings the V-12

2022 Mercedes-Benz Maybach S-Class brings the V-12

When the 2021 Mercedes-Benz Maybach S-Class debuted it was missing one piece of utter excess: a V-12 engine. On Monday the German automaker confirmed it would indulge excess in... Read more ...

First drive: 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness pushes further into the wild

First drive: 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness pushes further into the wild

It feels like the 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness was constructed out of the fever dreams of a cooped-up adventurer. Which means that the Wilderness arrives at exactly the right... Read more ...

10,000 fast charges: Researchers claim their solid-state EV battery solution...

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A group of Harvard researchers announced last week that they have designed a stable lithium-metal solid-state battery that can be charged and discharged at least 10,000 times... Read more ...

How Bad A Car Injury Can Be And How You Should Manage A Worst Case Scenario

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A car accident is one of the worst things that could happen to anyone. Car accidents are always traumatizing, even to the strongest people. The physical and mental anguish that... Read more ...

Fisker electric vehicles will have Sharp display systems, "class-leading...

Fisker electric vehicles will have Sharp display systems, "class-leading resolution"

Fisker and Sharp on Monday announced an agreement to develop and product interior interface technologies for up to four upcoming electric vehicles. The agreement would mean... Read more ...

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV and Bolt EV ship out to dealerships early

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV and Bolt EV ship out to dealerships early

Production of the 2022 Chevy Bolt EUV and 2022 Chevy Bolt EV has started, and first cars are already shipping out to dealerships, GM confirmed Monday to Green Car Reports Amid... Read more ...

Stellantis and Foxconn forming partnership to produce connected electric cars

Stellantis and Foxconn forming partnership to produce connected electric cars

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McLaren Formula One team to run Gulf Livery in Monaco

McLaren Formula One team to run Gulf Livery in Monaco

One of racing's classic liveries will soon be paired with one of its most iconic venues. The McLaren Formula One team will run a one-off Gulf livery for the 2021 Monaco Grand... Read more ...

2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness, Glickenhaus 004S, final Mitsubishi Pajero...

2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness, Glickenhaus 004S, final Mitsubishi Pajero: Car News Headlines

Subaru has a new version of its Outback on sale. It's called the Outback Wilderness, and while it was built to be better off-road, many of its changes make it better to drive... Read more ...

2021 Yenko/SC Silverado California Edition is a 710-hp Chevy truck

2021 Yenko/SC Silverado California Edition is a 710-hp Chevy truck

Ram has the 1500 TRX, and Ford will soon have the F-150 Raptor R, but Chevrolet fans looking for a high-performance V-8 truck currently miss out on the fun. Thankfully there's... Read more ...