Volkswagen Golf e-Golf
Model Year 2012 (Volkswagen Golf VII), C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

hatchback
hatchback
x 5
x 5
Front
Front
1 / 0 motor
PMSM
PMSM
Electric
Electric

Basic info on Volkswagen Golf e-Golf

The German car first seen in 2012 and powered by a electric unit in formation 1 / 0, produced by Volkswagen. It's a setup with PMSM motor type matched to a front wheel drive system and a standard 1-speed direct-drive fixed gear ratio transmission. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 140km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 10.4s and range of about 190 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Volkswagen

VW EAQ270 115

El. motor type:
PMSM
 
Front axle:
1 motor
 
Rear axle:
-
 
fuel type:
Electric
 
power:
115
hp
torque:
270
Nm
Vehicle information - Volkswagen Golf
94% score
produced:
2012. - 2016.
 
body style:
hatchback
5 door
length:
4255
mm
width:
1799
mm
height:
1452
mm
boot:
380 - 1270
l

Performance

Automatic gearbox performance

emission

A

category

automatic

1 gears

range

190

kilometers

weight:
1585
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
10.4
s
top speed:
140
km/h
cons. (average):
12.8
kWh
battery capacity:
24.0
kWh
range:
190
km
charge time (80%):
8.0
h

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

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practicality
performance
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Safety results for Volkswagen Golf

EuroNCAP: 94% occupant safety

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