Posts Tagged ‘Volkswagen’

Volkswagen Golf VI contains 40% recycled materials

Friday, February 27, 2009 5:35 No Comments

Volkswagen Golf contains 527 kilograms of recycled materials. Companies like Volkswagen and SiCON have developed a method for treating materials to be used effectively to a car building. With this method, over 85% of a car can be recycled. Thus, Volkswagen Golf VI contains about 527 kilograms of recycled materials, of which 501 kg represents [...]

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Touareg BlueMotion Hybrid will be launched by 2010

Sunday, February 8, 2009 23:41 No Comments

Volkswagen has launched this week the prototype of a Touareg BlueMotion Hybrid, equipped with an gas engine and assisted by an electric unit. A production version could be launched by 2010. This SUV have 374 horsepower and a V6 TSI engine. The electric unit which delivers 52 horsepower, is powered by a nickel battery, located [...]

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