2018 Volkswagen e-Golf Santa Monica CA

White  2018 Volkswagen e-Golf driving across a bridge

Are you looking for an eco-friendly and fun-to-drive compact hatchback in the West LA-area? We suggest you check out the 2018 VW e-Golf at Volkswagen of Santa Monica! As more automakers are producing vehicles with an aim for environmental sustainability, the Volkswagen e-Golf is leading the charge with its all-electric powertrain, impressive range, and sustainable manufacturing practices. On top of that, it boasts excellent driving dynamics and a wealth of premium features.

The 2018 VW e-Golf delivers excellent efficiency with its fully-electric powertrain, which features a lithium-ion battery and a synchronous permanent-magnet alternating current (AC) motor. The efficiency ratings of the VW e-Golf are an incredible 126 city/111 MPGe, resulting in considerable savings over the long haul. Charging the e-Golf can be done at home or at one of the many DC fast charging stations throughout California. At a DC fast charging station, the e-Golf achieves an 80% charge within an hour. However, with a total estimated range of 125 miles, which is much higher than the average daily commuting distance for Americans, it’s likely that for most of the time you’ll never have to charge the e-Golf outside of your home.

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In the early days of EV technology, electric vehicles had a reputation for being boring to drive. However, times have changed. The Volkswagen e-Golf boasts impressive driving dynamics with its precise steering and responsive handling. Also, the electric powertrain churns out 214 lb-ft of torque, with instant power delivery for rapid acceleration.

Compact cars are obviously not known for having roomy interiors, but as a testament to the ingenuity of Volkswagen design and engineering, the cabin of the e-Golf is surprisingly spacious, with the ability to comfortably seat up to five passengers. Also, the e-Golf boasts a considerable amount of storage space, with a maximum cargo capacity of 52.7 cu-ft.

Whether you’re an eco-minded compact hatchback shopper from Venice, Pacific Palisades, Beverly Hills, Culver City, or anywhere else in West Los Angeles, you’re sure to enjoy driving the 2018 VW e-Golf at Volkswagen of Santa Monica!