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Walmart electric car chargers coming soon from Electrify America

Walmart electric car chargers coming soon from Electrify America

As the market shifts more and more toward electric vehicles, drivers will naturally need more places where they can charge up their batteries. While there are already thousands of charging stations dotted around the US, there's always room for more, and by the end of next year, you might be heading to Walmart for a top off. Today, Electrify America and Walmart announced a new partnership that will see the installation of fast charging stations at Walmart stores across the country.

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VW Group says autonomous parking to be ready by 2020

VW Group says autonomous parking to be ready by 2020

The Volkswagen Group will soon have autonomous parking ready for its series vehicles the company has stated. The new autonomous parking tech will find its way into VW, Audi, and Porsche products with autonomous testing for those vehicles happening at Hamburg airport now. The new feature will be available in the first vehicles come 2020.

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2019 VW Jetta pricing official: These are all the trims

2019 VW Jetta pricing official: These are all the trims

Volkswagen has priced up the 2019 Jetta for the US, with the new compact sedan managing to undercut the old model in the process. Redesigned for the 2019 model year, the new Jetta switches to VW Group's MQB platform - found under the skin of many other Audi and VW cars - though carries over the same 1.4-liter turbocharged TSI engine.

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VW Atlas Tanoak first look: Volkswagen, build this pickup

VW Atlas Tanoak first look: Volkswagen, build this pickup

Ford and Chevrolet need to watch out. Volkswagen hasn't just made a compelling pickup in the VW Atlas Tanoak, it's demonstrated that - should it decide to give its utility the green-light - domestic automakers in the US would be right to be apprehensive.

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VW Atlas Tanoak pickup teases Honda Ridgeline rival

VW Atlas Tanoak pickup teases Honda Ridgeline rival

Volkswagen has brought a pickup truck concept to New York, with the Atlas Tanoak teasing just what the automaker could create if it thought there was a market for it. VW's second Atlas-based concept of the week - the first being the Atlas Cross Sport Concept - the Atlas Tanoak is named after a Pacific Coast tree known for its immense height.

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VW Atlas Cross Sport Concept teases 2019’s 5-seat SUV hybrid

VW Atlas Cross Sport Concept teases 2019’s 5-seat SUV hybrid

Volkswagen has a new, 5-seat SUV in the works, and it's previewing just what that will look like in 2019 with the Atlas Cross Sport Concept. Making its debut at the North America International Auto Show 2018, the concept car is a hybrid what-if that teases just what the production Atlas 5-seater might offer when it goes on sale next year.

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VW Atlas pickup could make surprise debut in NYC

VW Atlas pickup could make surprise debut in NYC

Volkswagen may have been focusing on big SUVs and umpteen EV iterations recently, the automaker is tipped to have a pickup secret in the wings for New York this week. VW's big reveal at the New York International Auto Show 2018 was expected to be the five-seat Atlas, a smaller version of its US-centric SUV. However, there might be a bigger surprise.

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2019 VW Touareg adds tech but trims weight for luxe SUV

2019 VW Touareg adds tech but trims weight for luxe SUV

Volkswagen's plushest SUV has been revamped, with the 2019 VW Touareg promising more tech, more style, and more power than before. Now in its third generation, the new Touareg gives over more of its dashboard to digital displays, but importantly also sheds a not-insignificant amount of weight, ahead of the Touareg Plug-In Hybrid.

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VW Arteon R-Line appearance package available across entire line

VW Arteon R-Line appearance package available across entire line

VW has unveiled a new appearance package for the 2019 Arteon that will be offered on every trim level for the new car from SE through SEL Premium. The appearance package is called the R-Line package and it adds in more style for the interior and exterior of the car. VW says that the R-Line package increases the sportiness of the Arteon with new interior and exterior elements.

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VW’s 1.5 TSI ACT BlueMotion gas engine is as efficient as a diesel

VW’s 1.5 TSI ACT BlueMotion gas engine is as efficient as a diesel

VW has announced a new engine that it says is as efficient as a diesel engine. The new engine is called the 1.5 TSI ACT BlueMotion and it uses variable turbine turbo technology from high-performance sports cars. One key feature of the engine, which will be used in the Golf, is that the engine can deactivate cylinders or completely turn off when needed for efficiency.

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VW Atlas five-seat SUV to get New York preview

VW Atlas five-seat SUV to get New York preview

Volkswagen's seven-seat Atlas SUV is spawning a new version, with VW confirming that a five-seater Atlas is set to arrive in dealerships. Expected to be previewed in concept form at the New York International Auto Show 2018 next week, the new Atlas will be built at the automaker's Chattanooga plant, though that's not the only American connection.

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VW I.D. R electric racer sets Pikes Peak in its sights

VW I.D. R electric racer sets Pikes Peak in its sights

Volkswagen has been pushing its electrification strategy hard in recent months, promising dozens of new EVs over the next couple of years, and now it has a halo car too. The VW I.D. R is an all-electric racing car, with which the automaker believes it can take on the notorious Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. That is, of course, when it actually finishes building it.

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