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Volkswagen Aero-B: EV saloon winter tests as 2023 launch nears

Volkswagen Aero-B: EV saloon winter tests as 2023 launch nears

Following the reveal of the coupé-backed ID 5 SUV, Volkswagen has turned its attention to developing a production version of the rakish ID Vizzion concept for launch in 2023. It will essentially serve as the electric equivalent to the combustion-engined Passat, giving Volkswagen a sorely needed rival to electric executive market leaders like the Tesla Model …

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Opinion: Mercedes Vision EQXX could save the saloon car

Opinion: Mercedes Vision EQXX could save the saloon car

The new Mercedes-Benz Vision EQXX concept is interesting in its own right, but doubly so because it serves as a physical acknowledgment of a harsh truth for car makers: bigger batteries aren’t a one-size-fits-all solution to making electric vehicles more usable.  Radical new construction methods, lightweighting processes and, of course, painstaking attention to aerodynamic detail …

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