VW / Audi Pushes Wireless Charging (w/ video)

Audi’s Urban Concept tandem-2-seater first debuted last summer, amid promises of revolutionizing the “city car” concept and wireless, in-road charging

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IAA EV Rundown

The IAA 2011 is fast approaching – it starts Thursday, Sept. 15th in Frankfurt and will go on until the 25th. This year, electric cars get their own display – all of Hall 4. The usual suspects – Opel Ampera, Citroen C-ZERO, Renault Twizy, Peugeot iOn and the BMW prototype i3 and i8 – will all be there. Visitors can not only get information, but sign up to test drive a variety of electric cars.

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Video: Audi’s Two-Seat “Urban Concept” EV Caught Testing

When I hear the name Messerschmitt, I instantly think back to the German airplane maker and its creations during World War II. But they also made cars, and this video caught an Audi compact EV testing somewhere in Berlin that has everyone saying Messerschmitt.

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