Volkswagen continues to expand its line of electric cars , and after an up and coming 2015 e-Golf . When it goes on sale this spring , the electric version of the best-selling European car makers will continue to provide zero CO2 emissions and cost per thousand less than in the recently introduced BMW i3. German carmaker says it has long been working at the 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf and did not want to officially present as long as the slightest flaws are corrected.
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf redesign
Unlike major rivals such as the BMW i3, Nissan Leaf and Renault Zoe , Volkswagen based the 2015 e-Golf on the existing model instead of developing a separate model , so this electric vehicle based on the recently introduced the seventh generation of the Golf . In this way German giant is able to provide the everyday practicality of one of my favorite European compacts with much lower power consumption. This can be observed in the design of 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf and only the most knowledgeable of the car will be able to tell the difference , which refers to the blue ribbon on the cover , LED headlights and a few e – Golf mark . After detailed analysis of 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf we conclude that the rails somewhat streamlined to better car broke through the wind on the way.
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf engine
To keep production costs low , 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf ‘s global share MQB platform with many models of the company , the plan is only a five-door hatchback (though there are rumors that the line later be extended hatchback with three doors ) . However , the place where we usually can find gasoline or diesel engine , hiding Volkswagen ‘s new electric motor develops 114 hp and 271 Nm of torque and power is transmitted to the front wheels via a CVT transmission. Batteries weighing 318 kg is located under the rear seat and it takes 13 hours to charge with the standard charger or four hours with a larger charger. Despite the battery ‘s interior dimensions of 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf are not damaged and the driver and passengers will not even notice the extra weight. When you mention the interior to say that he is identical to the serial golf and still one of the best in the auto industry . One interesting thing to run is that the driver of 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf can decide how much power the engine will be used ( 74 hp, 94 hp and 114 hp) , while the most powerful version accelerates to 100 km / h takes 10.4 seconds while the top speed is 139 km / h . Let me also mention that on a single charge e – Golf can not exceed 189 km / h.
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf price
In the end, to say a few words at the expense of price. While Volkswagen has not announced the price , it is mentioned that it will be less than the BMW i3, that after the discount 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf will cost about 31,000 euros (about 41,500 U.S. dollars) . Electric cars are still waiting for a model that will force customers to receive them in a greater extent . This role Chevrolet Volt is not justified and would just 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf can be such a model .