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Published on February 20th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan


Volkswagen e-Golf For Sale In Germany, Price Of €34,900 Almost Same As BMW i3

February 20th, 2014 by  

An electric version of one of the most successful cars of all time, the Volkswagen e-Golf, has just gone on sale in Germany. As you can see in the title, the all-important starting price is €34,900. Compare that to a price of €26,900 for the Volkswagen e-Up!, €18,910 (+ battery rental) for the 2013-market-leading Smart Electric Drive, €21,700 for the Renault Zoe, €23,790 for the Nissan Leaf,  and €34,950 for the BMW i3. Well… I think the e-Golf will have trouble competing with these other electric cars at that price, but perhaps I’m wrong. Here’s more info from EV Obsession:

VW e-Golf Now Available In Germany — Price = €34,900 (via EV Obsession)

The VW Golf is the most-sold European car in history, and now there’s an electric version of it. The VW e-Golf, unveiled at the LA Auto Show in November, has just been made commercially available in Germany. The starting price is €34,900 (~$47,…



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Zach is tryin' to help society help itself (and other species). He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director and chief editor. He's also the president of Important Media and the director/founder of EV Obsession and Solar Love. Zach is recognized globally as an electric vehicle, solar energy, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, and Canada. Zach has long-term investments in TSLA, FSLR, SPWR, SEDG, & ABB — after years of covering solar and EVs, he simply has a lot of faith in these particular companies and feels like they are good cleantech companies to invest in. But he offers no professional investment advice and would rather not be responsible for you losing money, so don't jump to conclusions.

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