Volkswagen thinks about the future of electric mobility. After the launch of the e-up!, which is equipped with a fuel consumption of 11.7 kWh per 100 km Efficiency World Champion, the Wolfsburg-based automobile manufacturer offers many useful services to about his first pure electric vehicle. From the wall box for convenient loading of the electric vehicle at home using the online service Car-Net to a supplementary mobility package for special trips, the customer receives an all-inclusive package at Volkswagen.
From the beginning of 2014, Volkswagen of efficiency for customers world champion a supplementary mobility package ready. Owner of an e-up! 1 can book a replacement vehicle with conventional drive for special trips such as a longer vacation tour or transportation of bulky objects.
In the first three years after the vehicle purchase, lease for a period of up to 30 days per year and includes a staggered amount of free kilometers is free of charge. From up – in order to cover all possible transport and mobility needs in various everyday situations, the offer for models of the Volkswagen brand passenger cars must! to Sharan. The booking is possible from all Volkswagen partners for electric mobility with Euro mobile car rental.
Whoever buys an electrically operated vehicle, may also order a safe and reliable charging infrastructure directly. Volkswagen offers customers a complete package of wall box and installation. The advantage: By using the wall box is the high-voltage battery of the e-up! (kW) with a capacity of up to 3.6 kilowatts charged within six hours from 0 to 100 percent. Available is the loading package from 950 euros including VAT.
Use the online services Car-Net offers Volkswagen e-up! Customers useful functions for their electric vehicle. Owner of an e-up! can use the app "Volkswagen Car-Net e-remote" via a smartphone or via the Car-Net portal on the Internet access vehicle data and make various settings regardless of their location. way, the stationary climate during charging be used without affecting the battery life. The range of the e-up! is not affected. The entire charging process also can be anywhere with Car-Net control. Additionally, customers can use the information provided by the online service’s own driving behavior optimize. odometer, trip time and fuel consumption figures of the electric motor and other current collectors are just as visible as the use of recuperation. The current parking position of the vehicle indicates Car-Net.
The matching green electricity for the e-up! provides Volkswagen together with ray of light. The energy in the new "Blue Power" tariff is generated completely emission-free and carbon-neutral and comes exclusively from hydroelectric power plants in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Thus, the first all-electric mass-produced model from Volkswagen drives completely CO2-free.
The power consumption of the e-up! corresponds to the average travel cost of three euros per 100 kilometers. The groundbreaking efficiency of the e-up! 1 is due to, for a car of this size, very good drag coefficient of 0.308, a low rolling resistance and optimized the powertrain components. The highly effective recuperation system and innovative equipment modules such as a newly developed and very economical operating automatic climate make the e-up! to the environment.
The drive-technical headquarters of the new high-tech small car form a compact electric motor (60 kW / 82 PS and 210 Nm starting torque), integrated in the vehicle floor lithium-ion battery and the power electronics. Transmitting the driving force of the electric motor via a 1-speed gearbox to the front wheels. All components, including the battery, were developed by Volkswagen. ! The average range of up to 130 km / h e-up 1 , depending on the route profile, riding style and payload up to 160 kilometers.