The Germans have been waiting and planning for just the right moment to explode into the gasoline-electric hybrid market.
The time is now and they mean business. That was the overwhelming takeaway from the biennial Frankfurt Motor Show.
Hybrids, hybrids, hybrids everywhere. Full-on electric cars, too. But rather than roll out strictly homely or purely practical transportation appliances, the German car companies are sexing up electrified vehicles. Leading car companies such as the Volkswagen Group – including its Audi, Porsche and VW brands – along with BMW and Mercedes-Benz are plugging into the plug-in world of personal transportation with a top-to-bottom approach.Read Article