Volkswagen in 2014 will pull on the market the plug-in hybrid version of the Golf, the TwinDrive BlueMotion as we it will be called , which in Germany will start from € 36.000.
This Golf will be wearing the same hybrid set that as the Audi A3 e-tron. This consists of the 1.4 TFSI 150 hp engine and an electric motor producing 75 kW (102 bhp) . Combined with a 6 – speed S-Tronic gearbox, transfers the power to the front wheels. Overall it delivers 204 hp with 350 Nm of torque with a 0-100 km/h acceleration in 7.6 seconds and a top speed of 222 km/h.
It has an average consumption of 1.5 liters/100 km and just 35 g/km emission of CO2. It can be driven solely by its electric engine for 50 kilometers , with a top speed of 130 km/h.