VW electric car — Volkswagen e-up!

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Volkswagen e-up!

EV Projects by VW

The E-Up! Is slated for in 2014 and priced at �26,900 or $34,000 USD. The Golf

will soon be fleet with production and US sales by E-Up! specifications given so far the

car look like it will be in line with the Nissan

However, the Leaf has a 24 KWh battery The E-Up! has an 18.7 KWh pack. cars weigh in at

about lbs. The Mitsubishi i Miev by has a 16 kWh battery pack. The car is powered by an

81 hp motor making 155 ft-lbs of

The E-Up! tips the scales at 2,508 lbs or 1,140 kg. The iMiev in at 2,150 lbs or 980 kg. The

battery pack in the Is stated by VW to give the car a range of 93 or 150 kilometers. Performance is listed at (100kph) in 12.4 seconds a top end of about 83mph or 133kph.

The E-Up! has about a 10 % larger pack as the Mitsubishi iMiev. the E-Up! weighs 10%

more. The VW on the other hand comes a larger 26.5 kWh pack.

One the E-Up! might have the Leaf would be in the drive There are efficiencies to be

captured in power to the wheels. VW claims to developed a highly efficient drive

unit for transmitting the motor power. Whether the gained from this will offset 6 KWh

or so of storage to be seen.

In 2014, the E-UP! great reviews. The car features a engineered power information for the power system. The car also good marks for its entertainment Onboard, the car is said to drive and well. Range can be managed by a 2-way power setting. one for and the other for get up and go.

XL1 Hybrid

The XL1 is set to be produced in The car is a high miler, promising as as 261 to 313 miles per gallon.

This is to be achieved by a 27 hp electric and 48 hp diesel motor. This however comes at the cost of practicality and performance.

The XL1 has no rear or mirrors, back views by cameras. Tires are just 145 and wide, about 6 inches. The car is hitting 60 mph in close to 13 seconds. the diesel engine is reportedly The car site close to the ground and are heard and felt. Bottom the car proves the point that fuel economy can be obtained components of today.

VW has another van the VW ET van. The ET is planned to be operated by control.

In the meantime, it appears VW is planning a 2012 Hybrid of the popular VW Jetta.

In the news, VW has with the Chinese major manufacturer FAW to produce the Kai-Li EV in More to come.

The Golf is moving closer to production and The e-motion is designed for a 150 km or 93 mile provided through a 26.5 kWh pack. The car is powered by a 85 kW/113 hp motor which should it to 150 kph or 60 mph in around 11 seconds, topping out at 86 mph.

One big project for auto manufactures, VW is producing EVs for in China customers. VW is working on a joint venture SAIC Motor to produce an car they call the Tantus. It that VW plans to standardize battery packs. Chinese will aid in the process and provide packs for all VW electric vehicles.


March of 2012 fleet testing to the California bay Twenty Golf Blue prototypes have been to provide data on day to day driving. No on planned production other a Golf PHEV planned for in 2015.

VW in India

VW has been out India as an EV market. According to Group Service Director Hildebrrandt, India is a high market and the company would �up to introduce the new vehicles including the cars. The company has been IEC sales to Indian people, and that charging infrastructure is Still, VW is planning to market vehicles in the country.


The Chinese car concern FAW has plans to a PHEV — Range EV based on a VW platform. The Chevy like design is expected to some 44 miles of electric from its China built BAK pack.

Electric motor in Another VW-FAW project a new vehicle

based on the Bora sedan platform. The resulting car is to be

by two Protean in wheel motors. The produce 75 kW (100hp)

while the scale at just 38kg 75 pounds each. Control are

in the wheels as well.


The e-Golf has gotten great The �30,845 — $51,200 incentives) car has a top end of 87 mph and moves from mph in 10 seconds under the power of a 115 hp that makes some 258 ft lbs of The motor is powered by a 26.5 kWh pack.

Reviewers liken the liken the driving experience to that of the gas version, except that the is limited to 118 miles according to the That makes for about 225

per mile in theory. Real economy will vary of but the

car is very efficient.

The VW electric car is beginning to be defined. The company has for a total of 14 battery and hybrid electric cars.

The E-UP! car has sold around 70 units. in line are the Golf blue-e-motion and The car has been priced at �26,900 or $34,000 USD. The E-Golf is to go on in the US in the fall of 2014.

The latest in the EV from VW is the e-Bugster convertible The new drop top comes with an 85 kW hp) motor and 23.3 kWh Li-Ion pack. Performance is given as kph (0-60mph) in 10.8 sec. is 110 miles or 180 km. The car has been shown in

VW Makes Big Sales in China

VW is big business in VW, claiming a whopping 20 of China car sales making up 30 percent of total VW sales. The has delivered millions cars in Globally VW has sold over 30 Golf gas burners alone.


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