Category: Auto & Transportation

Toyota bZ4X Concept previews first in a series of battery electric vehicles
Post

Toyota bZ4X Concept previews first in a series of battery electric vehicles

The Toyota bZ4X Concept, presented at the 2021 Shanghai Motor Show, previews the first in a series of zero-emission battery electric vehicles (BEVs).The bZ4X, a medium-size SUV with all-wheel drive, is integral to Toyota’s transition from a pure car company to a business dedicated to delivering better mobility for all.The ‘bZ’ is an abbreviation of…

Post

Lexus Premieres New ES | Lexus | Global Newsroom

Application of state-of-the-art active safety technologies, including the latest Lexus Safety System + Lexus is developing safety technologies under the banner of eliminating traffic casualties, which is the ultimate wish of a society of mobility. Lexus prioritizes the development of the most advanced safety technologies and the quick delivery of such to drivers―it does this…

Preparing and upskilling auto workers for the EV revolution
Post

Preparing and upskilling auto workers for the EV revolution

Apprentices applying hands-on skills during the apprenticeship program. The Volkswagen Academy is making electrifying additions to its curriculum. With the recent introduction of the new all-electric ID.4, the Volkswagen Academy at the Chattanooga plant is transforming its vocational training program to include new courses on EV technology – from working with high voltage batteries to…

Meet two of the first Volkswagen ID.4 EV owners: a solar-powered grandmother and a baseball superfan
Post

Meet two of the first Volkswagen ID.4 EV owners: a solar-powered grandmother and a baseball superfan

Alice Dibben, her daughter, Helen Dibben, and Alice’s 2-year-old pup, Lucky, pose in front of Alice’s new glacier white ID.4. Alice Dibben has always been ahead of the curve when it comes to technology. A former cryptanalyst at the National Security Agency, she mastered early modern computing systems to help collect and decipher complex codes.…

The latest Volkswagen 2021 Enthusiast Fleet showstopper: The Tiguan SE R-Line Black RiNo Concept
Post

The latest Volkswagen 2021 Enthusiast Fleet showstopper: The Tiguan SE R-Line Black RiNo Concept

The Tiguan SE R-Line Black will be displayed at enthusiast events around the country. Disclaimer: Modifying vehicles can adversely affect warranty coverage & compliance with required safety & other standards. Volkswagen recently revealed its latest addition to the 2021 Enthusiast Fleet family — a sleek and sporty all-black Tiguan SE R-Line Black RiNo Concept, named…

#TBT: Volkswagen celebrates five colorful art cars from around the world
Post

#TBT: Volkswagen celebrates five colorful art cars from around the world

Many museums and galleries remain closed due to COVID-19 — but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the holiday for artists worldwide. On April 15, Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday, an annual observance is held to honor and encourage artistic creativity and expression. To celebrate this year, we are featuring five artfully adorned cars that feature…