31 May '17, 12pm

Will VW Group's electric cars "leapfrog" Tesla by 2025? Poll results

Will VW Group's electric cars "leapfrog" Tesla by 2025? Poll results

John Voelcker May 31, 2017 Follow John Add to circle Grille - 2017 Volkswagen Beetle 1.8T S Auto Enlarge Photo Looking back from the 2020s or 2030s, it's entirely likely that the unexpected arrival of Tesla Motors was a major force—along with legislation, perhaps the major force—in getting legacy automakers to produce electric cars. Competition has always spurred innovation, and German makers in particular were caught entirely unprepared for the 200,000 or so buyers who's happily paid close to $100,000 for a large, good-looking, all-electric car from a Silicon Valley startup maker. Now the Germans are playing catch-up, but history also shows another principle: those who innovate are often not those who profit from the innovations ... or even endure. DON'T MISS: VW to Tesla: 'Anything you can do, we can do better' Which brings us to the topic of our latest poll of Twitter f...

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