LA motor show 2013: Volkswagen e-Golf

LA motor show 2013: Volkswagen e-Golf

All-electric Volkswagen e-Golf will go on sale in the US next year

The all-electric Volkswagen e-Golf will have its North American debut at the LA motor show.

The e-Golf is powered by an electric motor that produces 113bhp and 199lb ft of torque. Volkswagen says the car can achieve a top speed of 87mph and accelerate from 0-62mph in 10.4 seconds. The car has an average range of between 70 and 90 miles.

Underpinned by VW’s MQB architecture, the car weighs in at 1402kg, with 318kg of its mass being made up by the car’s lithium-ion battery pack.

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