Volkswagen Testing its Electric Car Mettle in the Mountains

Volkswagen Testing its Electric Car Mettle in the Mountains

Volkswagen has built an all-wheel-drive electric car prototype to conquer the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, a famous testing ground for electric vehicle technology. In collaboration with its technology development team in Wolfsburg, Germany, Volkswagen is going all-out in building an all-electric sports car to compete at the Pikes Peak high-altitude race in Colorado in June 2018. Formerly an unpaved rally dirt road, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb later became a showcase for new advancements in dirt bikes, motorcycles, stock cars, and other exhibition vehicles. Volkswagen’s goal at Pikes Peak is to stress test the prototype’s battery and […]