VolkswagenGolf GTE (2017) electric chargers

Plug-In Hybrid

Battery

8.7 kWh

Connector

Type 2

Range

31 miles

Benefit in kind

12%

CO2 Emissions

38 g/km

Volkswagen Golf GTE Home Charging Guide

If the all-electric e-Golf isn’t your cup of tea, then the Golf GTE plug-in hybrid is a great halfway house between full petrol and full electric. All-electric range on the GTE is realistically around 20 miles between charges. It's now out of production, but you can still grab a bargain on the used car market.

Charging time for the Volkswagen Golf GTE is about two hours when using a 7.4kW home charge point like those below.

Volkswagen Golf GTE compatible chargers

Easee

Easee One

 

from £629.00

Premium, stylish, affordable

New in the UK - From Norway

Syncs with your energy tariff

A total game-changer

Easy-to-use app

Slick and user friendly

World's smallest charger

Punches above its weight

The Grand Designs choice

Arguably the smartest-looking

Designed by Tesla for Tesla

Features specialised only to Tesla's


Charging Cable

5-metre EV charging cable (Type 2)

 

from £142.00

Premium quality

For public and untethered home chargers

Charging Cable

10-metre EV charging cable (Type 2)

 

from £174.00

Premium quality

For public and untethered home chargers

Wallbox

Commander 2

 

from £1260.00

Good for business

Aimed at businesses and public locations

Volkswagen Golf GTE Charging Time

It's rare anyone needs to charge their car from empty to full. In fact, most of the time you will simply "top up" your car's battery for two to three hours overnight. Learn more about home charging here

Take advantage of cheaper electricity tariffs and charge your Volkswagen Golf GTE overnight and drive away fully charged every morning.

Method kW Typical location Charging time (empty to full)
Standard three-pin plug 2.3 Home 5 hours
Dedicated home charging point 7.4* Home 2.25 hours* (limited to 3.7kW by vehicle)
Fast charger 22* Offices, commercial buildings, car parks, supermarkets, leisure centres 2.25 hours* (limited to 3.7kW by vehicle)
Rapid charger  n/a Motorway services, car parks n/a

* Limited by on-board charger, vehicle cannot charge faster.

Volkswagen Golf GTE Charging Cost

School run, commute to the office? You can drive up to 31 miles purely on low-cost electric power.

A full home charge on a Volkswagen Golf GTE costs around £0.87.

Did you know?

A typical overnight electricity rate is around 10p per kWh.

Compare energy tariffs for your Volkswagen Golf GTE

Battery size

8.7 kWh

Charge speed

9 mph

Range

31 miles

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