New VW, 500 kilometers after 15 minutes of Charge

Volkswagen, which ran into serious trouble in connection with emissions from diesel engines, last on electric cars. He intends to throw down the gauntlet Tesla through its compact (similar in size to the Golf) car, which will be offering 500 kilometers range, after only 15 minutes of charging.

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The car is already on the market appear at the end of the year 2018 or 2019, but that’s not all-auto to enable as fast charging German group will have to take care about the infrastructure that will provide current with a voltage of 800 volts.

Currently, the fear of short range and long charging are the main obstacles standing in the way of electric cars, and the VW going boldly into this market can save damaged by diesel scandal reputation.

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