What is the Volkswagen e-Golf?

2019 Volkswagen e-Golf

The Volkswagen e-Golf has been discontinued, but Plover drivers are still curious about what it is and what it offers. Essentially, the Volkswagen e-Golf is an all-electric version of the VW Golf hatchback. Looking at the gas-powered and all-electric models side-by-side, it’s difficult to tell them apart. However, the differences in their performance make them ideal choices for different types of Wausau drivers. If you’re looking for an eco-friendly car, the e-Golf might be right up your alley. Read on to learn more about the Volkswagen e-Golf performance, features, and more.


e-Golf EV System 

The Volkswagen e-Golf range is 125 miles (all-electric) on a single charge, according to EPA estimates. That gives you plenty of power to zip around Wausau. You’ll reap the benefits of the capable EV system that powers the e-Golf compact, which includes the following features:

  • 100 kW AC synchronous electric motor, capable of 134 hp with 214 lb-ft of torque
  • 3 selectable levels of regenerative braking
  • 35.8 kWh lithium-ion battery
  • 7.2 kW onboard charger
  • Normal, Eco, and Eco+ driving modes

e-Golf models equipped with a SAE combo DC Fast Charger deliver some of the fastest charging capabilities of any EV.

e-Golf Standard Features

Sporty yet versatile, the Volkswagen e-Golf delivers enthusiastic performance while running on clean all-electric power. Inside, you’ll find plenty of exciting features to make your drives around Wisconsin Rapids more enjoyable. Here are some highlights from the e-Golf feature list:

  • Keyless entry
  • Push-button start
  • Leather-wrapped, multi-function steering wheel
  • Climatronic® dual-zone climate control
  • Heated front seats
  • Premium color Multifunction Display (MFD)
  • Volkswagen Car-Net® App-Connect
  • Bluetooth® connectivity

e-Golf Safety

Volkswagen is renowned for its attention to safety. The e-Golf comes with a variety of features to make your journeys around Stevens Point safer, including a crash-optimized front-end, multiple airbags, and LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) child seat anchor points. Standard active safety systems include:

  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Electronic Differential Lock
  • Engine Brake Assist
  • Automatic Post-Collision Braking System
  • Anti-Slip Regulation
  • Rear-view camera
  • Intelligent Crash Response System

Shop for a Used Volkswagen e-Golf in Stevens Point!

If you’re interested in a Volkswagen e-Golf for sale or any of the other vehicles in the Volkswagen lineup — new, used, or certified pre-owned — please feel free to contact us at Stevens Point Volkswagen!

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