2017 Volkswagen e-Up Facelift — According to Volkswagen Company, the most recent refreshed 2017 Volkswagen e-Up is already on sale. This is excellent news, but the most important thing is that this model will be quite cheap. This is the new all-electric vehicle from this Company, and it probably the smallest model ever from VW. That will certainly make it very attractive to the customers who love to drive in the city and not on the highway. One better thing is the price of this model, and that is critical these days.
2017 Volkswagen e-Up Facelift Specifications
Interior, Exterior, Features
When we look the new 2017 Volkswagen e-Up Facelift from outside, we can see how small it is. That is very helpful for city driving and parking. Just like in the every modern vehicle, and this one will have the headlights powered by the newest LED system. Also, at the front side, we have an enormous logo in the middle of the grille.
Down low we can see stylish front bumper. The rear side of this model is the same as in the previous model, and the taillights will also use the LED system. At the sides, this model will have aluminum wheels, but unfortunately, there is no information about the size.
Everything else from the outside is good, we must admit it is not perfect, but it is good enough for city driving. The cabin of this model is well organized, and it will be able of accommodating up to four passengers. All passengers will be probably satisfied with the comfort and with the standard features.
Some of the standard features inside of the new model include updated infotainment system, remote central locking, electric windows, river’s seat height adjustment, air-conditioning, a multi-function steering wheel, trip computer, Bluetooth connectivity, as well as many others as well.
Drivetrain, Engine, Electric Range
When it comes to engine, we can expect the same figures like in the previous VW e-up. The pure electric model will have 82 PS (81 bhp) as well as peak torque of 155 lb-ft (210 Nm). According to Volkswagen, the acceleration from 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) will be 12.4 seconds and the top speed will be rated at 80 mph.
Thanks to the usage of lightweight materials, this model will be very light, and its total weight is only 1,139kg.
This Volkswagen e-Up Facelift 2017 model will have a battery of powered by an 18.7 kWh. The updated model will boast a range of 93 miles between charges which is generally better than its predecessor, but that is very slight improvement of 3 extra miles. Maybe that doesn’t look so much, but if you have the situation that you need just that three miles, you will definitely see that this is quite big improvements. Sometimes is something small actually something big.
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Main: UK specs:
- 60 kW/82 hp and 210 Nm electric motor
- 0-100 km/h (62 mph) in 12.4 seconds
- 18.7 kWh battery
2017 Volkswagen e-Up Facelift Price and Release Date
This model is available for order in the United Kingdom for only £20,780 (RRP OTR) or around $27,567 even with the government grant of £4,500. If you want to but this model for example in Germany, you need to pay around €26,900. If you want to buy it, you can order it right now. It will be available everywhere in the Europe and maybe in the Unites States as well. Deliveries are expected to begin in October.
|Release date||September 2016|
|Price||£20,780 (RRP OTR)|
|Battery||18.7 kWh battery|
|Torque||210 Nm (155 lb-ft)|
|0-60 mph||12.4 seconds|
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