This Bizarre Beef Is The Real Story Behind Those Anti-Volkswagen Political Attack Ads (UPDATED)

You might remember last month we wrote about a strange political ad that was making the rounds suggesting German Chancellor Angela Merkel thought Americans were “suckers” and that Germany (and especially Volkswagen) was planning to “dump cheap cars” on the U.S. market. Something about the ad just seemed strange, aside…

Here’s How Volkswagen Figured Out Rapid Charging To Race Its ‘Faster Than An F1 Car’ Electric Prototype 

Electric cars aren’t a new thing at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, a 156-turn mountain course where both drivers and automakers go to prove themselves. But running an EV comes with challenges, and Volkswagen had to figure out rapid charging for its 670-horsepower electric prototype in a setting that caters…