5 ways electric cars can get more range

Insight Innovation For many people, electric cars don’t go far enough – and charging takes too long. The manufacturers are taking countermeasures. (Foto: Julius Brauckmann, Tesla, Lucid, VW) Düsseldorf In the past, the reserve canister was enough against fear. Five to ten liters of fuel in the trunk was always a good insurance policy in times … Read more

Bathtub M6: “Will DTM teams get to know it” / DTM

The BMW M6 GT3 once again showed what it can do in the 24-hour race at the Nürburgring. But Martin Tomczyk warns the DTM stars again that it is not the easiest car. The 24-hour race at the Nürburgring was also a wistful look back, a farewell: The BMW M6 GT3 completed its last outing … Read more

Audi upgrades, models A1, A4, A5, Q7 and Q8 offer a sportier look

A minor modernization for the 2022 model year mainly offers new sports packages, but the A1 model also saw a slight increase in performance. In one press release, the carmaker Audi served us a decent modernization of the A1, A4, A5, Q7 and Q8 models, which should get a sportier look with the new model … Read more

Audi launches new service for car subscriptions

Audi is expanding the Audi on demand service to include the “Subscribe” function. Image: Audi The respective customer can define and book the booking of the vehicle online according to their own needs. In addition to the period of use, the included mileage can also be individually adjusted. The offer includes the cost of insurance, … Read more

Ingolstadt: 20 years of jazz at the Audi Forum in Ingolstadt: when art meets industry

Plus Jazz has been held in the Audi Forum in Ingolstadt since 2001. Reason enough to look at the established alliance between the Neuburg Birdland operator Manfred Rehm and the car manufacturer in the retrospective. Of Elisa-Madeleine Hunchback When art meets industry. Then it can get exciting because new connections arise apart from familiar processes. … Read more

Slowly more discounts for new cars

Internet retailers are giving an average of 17.9 percent discount on self-configured new cars, 0.2 points more than in March. Because of the state subsidy (environmental bonus), the discounts from the list price for fully electric cars (36.4 percent) and plug-in hybrids (27.3 percent) are above average. A little less frequently than in March, dealers … Read more

15 directors of Volkswagen Group and a supplier were indicted in the 2015 diesel emissions scandal – News by sources

German prosecutors have charged 15 executives of the Volkswagen Group and a car supplier in the 2015 diesel emissions scandal, a spokesman for the prosecutor’s office said on Saturday, Reuters reports. The suspects are accused of aiding and abetting fraud combined with tax evasion, indirect indirect certification and illegal promotion, said Klaus Ziehe of the … Read more

Be electric !: German automakers show Tesla how it’s done

Sunday April 25, 2021 Be electric! German automakers show Tesla how it’s done From Helmut Becker Tesla is the electric car pioneer. But the topic of electric mobility has long ceased to be a unique selling point: The German companies BMW, Daimler and VW in particular are now in the e-focus – and Tesla is … Read more

This could be your production version

After entering the world of SUV with the e-tron Y Q4 e-tron and do the same with the sporty four-door coupes with the e-tron GT, Audi It seems to be finally ready to introduce its e-tron electric technology in the bulk of its range, and that even more conventional models such as saloons, compacts, even … Read more