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    Report: VW XL1 priced at $169,000 in UK, only 30 will be sold there

    Volkswagen has announced the pricing of its XL1 diesel plug-in hybrid for the UK, according to Car magazine. The small, uber-efficient two-seater will start at £98,515, or roughly $168,930 at current exchange rates. Additionally, only 30 units of the XL1 will be sold throughout the UK, ...

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    Report: Volvo doubling V60 diesel PHEV production to 10,000 to meet demand

    Turns out, people want a highly efficient Volvo. The Swedish automaker originally was going to offer only 1,000 of its first production diesel plug-in hybrid (PHEV), the V60 PHEV, but now it is apparently having trouble keeping up with demand. Last September, Volvo said it had sold out of its ...

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    Official: Volvo introduces production V60 diesel plug-in hybrid

    Volvo is laying claim to the first production diesel plug-in hybrid title with the company's new V60. The vehicle makes use of a five-cylinder 2.4-liter turbo diesel engine with 215 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque coupled to a six-speed automatic transmission as well as an electric motor ...

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    Volvo hints that LG Chem batteries will be used in 2012 plug-in-diesel hybrid car

    Volvo V70 plug-in hybrid concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We did get that belated Earth Day present we asked Volvo for yesterday, about the lithium-ion battery packs that LG Chem will deliver to Volvo. A Volvo spokesperson told AutoblogGreen:
    LG Chem will be the supplier ...

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    Volvo to introduce plug-in diesel hybrid in 2012

    Volvo V70 plug-in hybrid demonstrator - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Several months ago, Volvo revealed a demonstration prototype of a plug-in hybrid car based on the current V70 wagon. Today, the Swedish brand announced that it would start building a production car with a plug-in ...


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