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Volkswagen teases a hydrogen-powered Golf
Volkswagen teases a hydrogen-powered Golf

Volkswagen has joined the hydrogen fuel cell movement, with new technology developed entirely in-house and a promise to make its Golf the first vehicle ever to be offered in all available power trains — gas, diesel, electric and now hydrogen. The “research” vehicle — more than a concept, but not quite a production vehicle yet — is a full-sized SportWagen, losing some interior space for the fuel tanks. It has an estimated range of 310 miles, and, like a gas car, can be refueled in under five minutes. Like other hydrogen vehicles, it emits only water vapor from its tailpipe. It uses an electric motor based on the one currently powering the company’s...

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