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Volkswagen e-Up: Volkswagen’s Car Gets Plugged In

Antony / 16, 2013

As the debate over cars rages on, the real for those who are interested in running a vehicle is actually lack of

Very few electric cars are in the UK right now, but Volkswagen add one more to that tally in with the new e-Up.

As the name suggests, it s an electric of the diminutive Up, currently topping our of the best city cars on in 2013 .

Where normally a 60 or 75 PS 3-cylinder petrol engine sit, instead there s an motor. This develops 40 (55 PS) of continuous power, with power of 60 kW, or 82 PS.

Performance is pretty on par with the petrol-powered models as a — Volkswagen claims a mpg sprint of 14 seconds, though top is a little lower at 84 mph. The appeal will be the e-Up s response to prods of the accelerator — with 155 lb-ft of it over doubles the 70 lb-ft in the petrol cars.

You won t have to spend time gear either, nor will be any three-cylinder burble to contend — a quiet whine is the sound most electric make under acceleration.

As it s the range of 93 miles that turn off most, though Up who confine their cars to the may find that provides days of driving.

The car s charging port is hidden you d normally fill with and the 18.7 kilowatt-hour lithium-ion pack is fast-charge compatible, an 80 percent fill could only 30 minutes.

Not a lot marks out the from its combustion counterpart on the The main visual change is the of curved LED daytime running in the front bumper. Polished alloys also feature, VW emblems with blue and an e-Up badge denote the model.

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Inside, light grey with blue stitching the e-Up from other while the greenest model gets special leather and chrome accents.

Priced Not yet announced

Available from: 2014


The arguments for and electric cars have done to death. You ll already whether your driving would suit an electric car and its and there s little use trying to you otherwise if you regularly do longer

We re looking forward to the e-Up The Up s styling is already the wheeled of an iPod, so an electric version off the right techy vibe. We ll you more details when the car debuts at the Frankfurt Auto later this year.

For information check out our full of the Volkswagen Up alongside reviews, photos and videos!

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