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09-15-2017 09:54 AM
glyphics
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

What's Lincoln got coming?
09-14-2017 02:29 PM
rmc523
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

That BMW is ugly. It doesn't even have several BMW design characteristics - the "grille", while echoing the double kidneys, is connected, and therefore not BMW's signature, and the c-pillar doesn't have the Hofmeister kink. Take away the badge and it could be anything.
09-13-2017 03:22 PM
Nitro
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

Love the 2 Audi's and the Porsche!
09-13-2017 02:04 PM
HotRod
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

We can't forget the Mission E. ~$85k MSRP and 300-mile range. More impressive is the claimed 80% charge/250-mile range in just 15 minutes. And it's a Porsche. Yeah, Mr Musk and company should be worried.

http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/201...50-mile-range/



09-12-2017 07:56 PM
wingsnut
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

Like the VW and Audi, hate the Mini, BMW looks too too much, and Mercedes looks not enough.
09-12-2017 05:27 PM
Bloggin
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

I am liking the BMW 3-Series EV or the VW/Audi. Tesla said early on that the goal was to get the industry on the EV track, which is why Tesla opened up their tech to help get the industry up to speed. Just think in just a few years there will be so many viable EV options at several price points.

And it's good to see that most of the industry is figuring out that going 'beautiful/sexy' is better than going 'different/odd' in design to attract the EV customer.
09-12-2017 01:52 PM
Assimilator
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

Love the Audi.
09-12-2017 12:45 PM
2b2
Re: Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

Thanks for posting all those, F.L!

I have trouble remembering which is which other than the Mini
09-12-2017 08:05 AM
falcon lover
Beware Tesla, the germans are coming

The german automakers, VW (VW, Audi, Bentley, Lamborghini,Skoda, Seat) , BMW (BMW, Mini, Rolls Royce) and Mercedes-Benz are preparing a massive attack in the EV and Autonomous vehicle battlefield. Tesla will see the arrival of a lot of new products that will compete in its market. The germans, armed with tech, large amount of resources and their prestige, prepare to figth fiercely in the incipient, but promising EV and autonomous vehicle market.
Here some pics of what is coming from Germany...



VW ID

Audi Aicon



Audi Elaine Concept




Mini Electric

BMW i Vision Dynamics






Mercedes-Benz EQ

Mercedes-Benz EQA


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