Many automakers are now offering electric vehicles, as consumers desire cars have minimal adverse effects on the environment. Perfectly meeting this demand is Volkswagen, which offers the VW e-Golf, which combines an all-electric powertrain with the stylish and versatile hatchback design of the VW Golf family.
Efficiency Rating and Performance Features in the 2019 VW e-Golf
The 2019 VW e-Golf is powered by an all-electric powertrain, which combines a synchronous permanent-magnet AC motor and a lithium-ion battery. The e-Golf is incredibly efficient, with an estimated efficiency rating of 126 city/111 highway MPGe (miles per gallon of gasoline equivalent). The car also benefits from brake regeneration technology, which captures the energy that’s emitted during braking and then channels it towards the battery.
The VW e-Golf is very fun-to-drive, with an impressive output of 214 lb-ft of torque for quick acceleration. The XDS Cross Differential System in the e-Golf utilizes wheel sensors to provide excellent handling and cornering performance. Drivers of the e-Golf can customize to maximize either performance or efficiency, with Normal, Eco, and Eco+ energy usage modes. The e-Golf can be charged from the convenience of your home or at DC fast charging station. On a full charge, the e-Golf has an estimated range of 125 miles.
The 2019 e-Golf provides high-level safety with its multitude of driving assistance technologies. This includes Blind Spot Monitor, Rear Traffic Alert, Forward Collision Warning with Autonomous Emergency Braking, Adaptive Cruise Control, the Lane Keeping System, and Park Distance Control.
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