The VW e-up ! is a model of the family of small cars of the VW up!. The big difference of the VW e-up ! New car model to his brothers is that this vehicle is being driven solely by an electric motor and thus in direct competition with the Peugeot iOn and the Mitsubishi i-MiEV. The VW e-up ! With his vehicle length of 3.20 meters to mobilize especially in city traffic and allows a single charge around 135 km range. The drive concerned in the VW e-up ! a 82 hp electric motor of the 240-pound lithium - ion batteries is fed from the vehicle floor and trunk. About its maximum torque of 240 Nm, the small VW e-up speeds ! within 11.3 seconds to 100 Even the top speed of 135 km / h is enough to take a short detour from the highway. To the VW e-up ! To bring cars back to its full power capacity, enough for a commercial 230 volt outlet. Within about 6 hours charging time reaches the VW e-up ! his full charge and range.