motorsport

VW’s factory race teams will exclusively drive electric cars

Sponsored Links Volkswagen Volkswagen may have a long way to go before its road-going cars are all-electric, but its racing division doesn’t have to wait that long. The German brand has revealed that its motorsport group will drop “factory-backed commitments” to race cars with combustion engines — it’s either electric or nothing. Customer sports will …

VW’s factory race teams will exclusively drive electric cars Read More »

VW’s electric ID.R racer smashed a Nürburgring efficiency record

Sponsored Links Volkswagen VW’s ID.R wasn’t just running laps around the Nürburgring in June to set electric performance records. The automaker has confirmed that the EV also set an efficiency record while blasting through the Nordschliefe, using 24.7kWh to complete a lap in 6 minutes and 5.34 seconds. The car was not only faster around …

VW’s electric ID.R racer smashed a Nürburgring efficiency record Read More »