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Volkswagen Electric Cars in Ireland

Electric cars

Discover our current and upcoming e-cars.

We currently have a number of electric cars available in Ireland including the fully electric e-Golf with up to 300 KM range as well as the innovative Golf GTE Hybrid and Passat GTE Hybrid. In 2020, Volkswagen will introduce its highly anticipated innovative I.D. family of fully electric cars including the I.D. compact electric car, the I.D Buzz campervan and the I.D. Crozz crossover SUV.

Plus when you purchase an all-electric or plug-in hybrid model in Ireland, you will be able to available of the following government incentives:

  • SEAI grant of €5,000 from the government. 
  • VRT rebate of up to €5,000 (€5,000 for all-electric models and €2,500 for plug-in hybrid models).  The VRT rebate this is applied prior to purchase so you are effectively paying up to €10,000 less than the RRP.
  • SEAI grant of €600 toward home charging point installation (upon succesful application)
  • Up to €500 a year annual reduction in tolling costs on selected Irish toll roads (See terms and conditions)

The e-Golf

Emission-free driving: this vision can become reality with electric vehicles.

The all-rounder.

e-Golf. With 300km range.

Power consumption of e‐Golf, kWh/100 km; 12.7 (combined);
CO2 emissions, g/km: 0 (combined);

The latest technology in a familiar guise. The e-Golf drives 100 % electrically. The all-rounder retains the same comfort and driving pleasure as Ireland's favourite hatchback.

Motor: Electric
Power: 100 kW (136 HP)
Gearbox: 1-speed Automatic
Emissions: 0 g/km

Plug-in hybrids.

Combining performance with sustainability. With the power of two motors.

The new definition of fast.

Golf GTE

Fuel consumption in l/100 km: 1.8–1.6 (combined); power consumption in kWh/100 km: 12.0–11.4; CO2 emissions in g/km: 40–36 (combined)

Fun at the press of a button – and from 0 to 100 km/h in only 7.6 seconds. The Golf GTE combines the dynamism of the GTI with the sustainability of the e-Golf. Driving enjoyment through innovation.

Motor: plug-in hybrid 1.4 TSI with electric motor
Power: 110 kW (150 BHP) / 75 kW (102 BHP)
Gearbox: 6-speed DSG dual clutch gearbox
Emissions: power: 0 g/km / Premium Petrol: 40-36 g/km

Streamlined elegance.

Passat GTE

Fuel consumption in l/100 km: 1.8 - 1.7 (combined); power consumption in kWh/100 km: 13.1 - 12.5 (combined); CO2 emissions in g/km: 40 - 38 (combined)

Superlative technology: the Passat GTE combines the benefits of a high-performance TSI engine with the advantages of a locally emission-free electric drive.

Motor: plug-in hybrid 1.4 TSI with electric motor
Power: 115 kW (156 BHP) / 85 kW (115 BHP)
Gearbox: 6-speed DSG dual clutch gearbox
Emissions: power: 0 g/km / Premium petrol 40 - 38 g/km

The countdown to the future.

The I.D. will be launched as a compact-class electric vehicle in 2020.

The I.D. is Volkswagen’s first compact car to be based on the newly-developed all-electric architecture. It will have a range of up to 600 kilometres on a single battery charge. With the I.D., you will be able stay at home while you’re on the road, as Volkswagen’s Home-Net will make it possible for you to connect your car to your apartment or house. From 2025, the I.D. will have fully automated driving on command.

The first electrically driven CUV.

The new I.D. CROZZ concept car combines the supremacy of an SUV with the dynamism of a coupé.
ID Crozz

The new I.D. CROZZ is a crossover between an SUV and a four-door coupé that Volkswagen has further improved to bring it closer to series production. With a wide bonnet, clearly contoured wing panel and a high gloss back roof surface, the I.D. CROZZ makes a powerful and masculine statement.

The interior – the Open Space – with its generous amount of room and highly flexible seating concept, has been enhanced with a range of new features. As the I.D. CROZZ has no B-pillars, the large pivoting and sliding doors can open wide, allowing the driver to transport even a cyclocross bike easily.

The new Volkswagen CleanAir System ensures that the air in the interior is always pleasant to breathe, regardless of the environmental conditions. The menu informs the driver about both the air quality within the car and the system’s current activity. The improved I.D. CROZZ also features a new voice assistant that can open and close the doors with a simple spoken command. Other commands can activate and deactivate the fully-autonomous “I.D. Pilot” mode.

The new I.D. CROZZ has it all – it’s a sporty, interactive, emissions-free vehicle with an electric 4MOTION all-wheel drive system that feels perfectly safe even on loose surfaces and in adverse weather conditions. There is an engine on each of the front and rear axles, and power distribution is regulated via an electric propshaft. The 225 kW (system power) SUV has a range of 500 kilometres (NEDC) per battery charge.

With a centrally integrated battery and two drive units in the front and rear, the I.D. CROZZ’s weight is perfectly balanced. This means that it boasts handling features on a similar level to that of a Golf GTI. A considerable proportion of this is due to the running gear with electronic damping control, a newly developed multi-link rear suspension and new MacPherson suspension struts.

Tomorrow’s camper van will drive itself.

The I.D. Buzz is the world’s first multivariable electric van with a fully automated driving mode.
ID Buzz

It’s a real space sensation with up to eight seats and two luggage compartments. It has LED “eyes” instead of headlights and opens them when it starts up. When it wants to turn off a road, the LED headlights flash in the direction of travel. When it registers people at the edge of the road it looks at them. The vehicle’s electric range is 600 km (NEDC). The battery uses inductive charging or can be connected to a charging station. The battery reaches 80% capacity after 30 minutes of charging at 150 kW (DC).

The I.D. BUZZ is a real space sensation thanks to its electric drive, boasting room for up to eight seats as well as two luggage compartments – one at the front and another at the rear. The steering wheel has been completely redesigned. The vehicle interior does not have any spokes or buttons, but instead features a kind of touchpad with capacitive sensors.

The future I.D. BUZZ Pilot will be navigated using the AR head-up display. This will project informational graphics, such as navigation direction arrows, into the driver’s field of view on the windscreen, appearing to be some 7 to 15 metres ahead.

Electric services

We offer a high-performance package of services to make your electric vehicle your reliable and trusty companion.

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