What is your name?
What is the make and model of your EV?
Volkswagen e-Golf 35kWh
What year was your EV registered?
How long have you owned your EV?
1 – 2 years
What is the mileage on your EV?
10,000 – 20,000 miles
How many EVs have you owned?
This is my first
What is the average mileage range you achieve from your EV when fully charged?
Why did you choose this car?
Previous experience of many VWs gave me the confidence that an electric Golf would be good.
Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this car?
- It’s a Golf
Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this car?
- Nothing, I love this car!
Surprise us! Tell us something surprising about this car?
It’s a stealth EV.
What EV are you interested in next and why?
Lexus UXe . Had a CT200h, excellent quality and great customer service. Expect Lexus’s 1st EV to be very good.
What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Rolec smart wallpod. It’s hopeless, I don’t recommend it. Smart functions are unreliable and customer service is dire.
What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Octopus Go – let’s me charge off peak and low carbon at 1p a mile.
What public charging networks do you use? Would you recommend them to others and why?
Instavolt is my first choice, total reliability.
Who do you insure your EV with? Would you recommend them to others and why?
LV – great price and as far as I know it’s the only EC-specific policy on the market.