2019 e.GO Life 20 - Specifications and price

Top speed
SpecificationsDriving range
Body type: Hatchback
Doors: 2, Seats: 4
Length: 131.8 in / 3348 mm
Width: 68.8 in / 1748 mm
Height: 62.2 in / 1581 mm
Curb weight: 2535.32 lb / 1150 kg
Electric motor: 20 kW, Location: Rear
Top speed: 69.6 mph / 112.0 km/h
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel drive (RWD)
Battery: 14.5 kWh, Voltage: 234 V

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Brand, model, trim, price

Information about the brand, series, model name and year, trim and price of the electric vehicle.

Brand

The name of the manufacturer.

e.GO
Model

The model name of the electric car.

Life
Trim

The code/name that denotes the level of equipment of the EV including exterior and interior features, battery packs, electric motors, etc.

20
Model year

The year for which the model is announced by the manufacturer. Most often it does not completely coincide with the calendar year in which the model is available on the market.

2019
Market

Markets in which this electric vehicle is available.

Europe
Price

Current MSRP of the model (before incentives) depending on the market.

EUR 15,900 (EU, Jul 2019)

Body style, dimensions, volumes, weights.

Information about the EV body style, dimensions, clearance, volumes, curb weight, GVWR.

Body style

The body style of the model as defined by the number of doors and roof treatment.

Hatchback
Materials

Materials used in the vehicle's body construction.

Plastic
Aluminium
High-strength steel
Exterior colors

Available exterior colors for the model as specified by the manufacturer.

White
Silver
Red
Blue
Anthracite
Interior colors

Available interior colors for the model as specified by the manufacturer.

Black
Number of doors

Number of doors for passengers. Depending on the body style, the doors can be two, four, etc.

2
Number of seats

Number of seats inclduing the driver and passenger ones. Depending on the model, the seats can be five, six, seven or other.

4
Length

The distance from the frontmost to the rearmost point of the electric vehicle.

131.8 in (inches)
3348 mm (millimeters)
Width

The width of the vehicle without mirrors.

68.8 in (inches)
1748 mm (millimeters)
Height

The distance from the ground to the top of the electric car.

62.2 in (inches)
1581 mm (millimeters)
Wheelbase

The distance between the centers of the front and rear axle.

86.6 in (inches)
2200 mm (millimeters)
Front track

The distance between the centers (centerline) of the two wheels on the front axle.

58.3 in (inches)
1480 mm (millimeters)
Rear track

The distance between the centers (centerline) of the two wheels on the rear axle.

58.3 in (inches)
1480 mm (millimeters)
Trunk volume

The available space for cargo in the main trunk, excluding the additional available space from folding one or two rear seat rows.

140.0 l (liters)
4.94 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.14 m3 (cubic meters)
Maximum trunk volume

The maximum available space for cargo in the main trunk, including the additional available space from folding one or two rear seat rows.

640.0 l (liters)
22.60 ft3 (cubic feet)
0.64 m3 (cubic meters)
Curb weight

Curb weight (a.k.a. kerb weight) is the EV mass with standard equipment, liquids (oils and fuel at nominal tank capacity) but without cargo and passengers. In some EU countries, the curb weight also includes the weight of a 75 kg (165 lb) driver.

2535.32 lb (pounds)
1150 kg (kilograms)
Payload

In the context of automobiles, the payload is the summary of the weights of passengers, cargo, accessories, equipment.

992.08 lb (pounds)
450 kg (kilograms)
GVWR

GVWR stands for gross vehicle weight rating and is also known as gross vehicle mass (GVM). It describeds the maximum operating weight of the electric car including the curb weight and payload (accessories, equipment, driver, passengers and cargo).

3527.4 lb (pounds)
1600 kg (kilograms)
Additional information

Additional details related to the electric car's body.

Axle load distribution front / back (%) - 48 / 52

Electric motor

Information about the model's electric motor and its performance

Manufacturer

The name of the manufacturer of the electric motor.

Bosch
Location of the motor

Information about the electric notor's location. The two most common locations are the front and rear of the electric car.

Rear
Voltage

The electric motor voltage is related to how fast a motor can run. The voltage-rotational speed relationship is proportional one - the higher the voltage, the higher the speed.

230 V (volts)
Power

The power produced by the electric motor depends proportionally on the motor's rotational speed.

20 kW (kilowatts)
26.8 hp (mechanical horsepower)
27.2 ps (metric horsepower)
Driving modes

Some manufacturers include software designed driving modes to improve power efficiency and/or range. Information about the available driving modes for this model.

Eco
Comfort
Sport

Performance

Information about the top speed and acceleration of the model.

Top speed

The top speed that the vehicle can achieve as specified by the manufacturer.

69.6 mph (miles per hour)
112.0 km/h (kilometers per hour)
Additional information

Additional details about the vehicle's performance.

Acceleration 0-50 km/h - 7.7 sec

Driving range

Information about the official driving range of the model according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

StandardRange
WLTP (Worldwide harmonized Light vehicles Test Procedure)62.1 mi / 100.0 km

Energy efficiency

Information about the energy efficiency of the model in various measurement units according to EPA, NEDC, WPTL.

StandardDrivingRating
WLTP (Worldwide harmonized Light vehicles Test Procedure)Combined14.5 kWh/100 km

Steering

Information about the type of the steering mechanism of the model and related features.

Type of steering mechanism

Information about the design type of the steering mechanism of the electric car.

Rack and pinion
Type of power steering

Information about the type of power steering used in this model.

Electronic
Turning circle

Often referred to as turning diameter or turning radius (multiplied by two), this is the smallest diameter that the outside wheels of the vehicle describe when it is turning on full lock.

9.8 m (meters)
32.15 ft (feet)

Transmission

Information about the transmission of the model.

Type of transmission

Information about the type of transmission used by the vehicle. Generally, EVs are equipped with one-speed automatic units.

Automatic single-speed reduction gear
Drivetrain

Information about the type of drivetrain (the system that delivers power to the driving wheels).

Rear-wheel drive (RWD)

Suspension

Information about the system of components that connects the wheels and axles to the chassis.

Front suspension

Information about the main components of the front suspension of the electric vehicle.

Independent
MacPherson strut
Rear suspension

Information about the main components of the rear suspension of the electric vehicle.

de Dion tube
Dependent

Brakes

Information about the brake system used on this model.

Front brakes

Information about the type of brakes used on the front wheels.

Discs
Rear brakes

Information about the type of brakes used on the rear wheels.

Discs

Rims

Information about the rims available for this electric car.

MarkingsWidthProfileDiameterContourOffsetMaterial 
x150-15-0Steel
x170-17-0Aluminium
x180-18-0Aluminium

Tyres

Information about the tyres available for this electric vehicle.

MarkingsWidthProfileDiameterLoad indexSpeed index 
195/65R15 R1956515-R
225/40R18 R2254018-R
225/45R17 R2254517-R

Battery

Specifications and features of the rechargeable battery that powers this vehicle.

Type of rechargeable battery

The type of rechargeable battery depending on its composition.

Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity

The capacity of the rechargeable battery that powers this EV as specified by the manufacturer in kilowatt hours.

14.5 kWh (kilowatt hours)
Voltage

The battery voltage denotes the difference in electric potential between the positive and negative electrodes of the pack. The higher difference in potential results in a higher voltage.

234 V (volts)
Location

Information about the position of the battery pack in the electric vehicle.

Under the floor, middle

Charging type

Information about the different types of charging of this specific electric car.

TypeInterfaceVoltageCurrentPower 
e.Go Wallbox-230 V-11 kW
DC fast charging 50 kWType 2 (IEC 62196-2, Mennekes, SAE J3068)--50 kW

Onboard charger/Charging port

Information about the onboard charger(s)/charging port(s) available on this electric vehicle.

NameInterfacePowerCurrentLocation 
On-board chargerType 2 (IEC 62196-2, Mennekes, SAE J3068)3.7 kW16 A-

Charging time

Information about the estimated charging time for this EV depending on the various type of charging it supports.

TypeBattery %Estimated time (h:m)
DC fast charging 50 kW0% - 80%00:18
e.Go Wallbox0% - 100%03:55

Additional features

A list of standard and optional exterior and interior features of the model.

CategoryNameType 
Safety and assistanceAnti-lock braking system (ABS) with built-in brake assistS
Safety and assistanceDriver and passenger airbagsS
Safety and assistanceElectronic Stability ControlS
Safety and assistanceFront and rear parking assistanceO
Safety and assistanceHill start assistS
Safety and assistanceHydraulic braking assistanceS
Safety and assistanceISOFIX child seat attachment for front passenger seat and rear seatsS
Safety and assistanceSide airbagsS
Safety and assistanceTyre repair kit, first-aid kit, safety vest, warning triangleO
Infotainment and connectivity12V power outletS
Infotainment and connectivity6.75-inch touch-screenS
Infotainment and connectivityBuilt in FM radio, Apple Carplay, Android AutoS
Infotainment and connectivitye.GO Infotainment systemO
Infotainment and connectivitySmartphone holder with USB portS
Infotainment and connectivity4 x speakers-
Air-conditioningAir-conditioningO
HeatingElectric heaterO
SeatsManually adjustable seats for driver and front passengerS
SeatsReversible rear seatsO
SeatsSeat heating for driver and front passengerS
Doors and windowsElectric windowsO
Doors and windowsHeated windscreen and rear window heatingS
Doors and windowsWindscreen wipers with built-in rain sensorS
MirrorsHeated side mirrorsS
LightsFog lightsS
LightsHalogen headlightsS
LightsLED headlightsS
UpholsteryClothS

Additional information

Additional information about this electric vehicle.

Additional information

Additional details about this electric car, including specifications and features that do not belong to the categories above.

Based on Volkswagen's MEB platform.

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2019 e.GO Life 20

Doors: 2, Seats: 4
Length: 131.8 in / 3348 mm
Width: 68.8 in / 1748 mm
Height: 62.2 in / 1581 mm
Curb weight: 2535.32 lb / 1150 kg
Electric motor: 20 kW, Location: Rear
Battery: 14.5 kWh, Voltage: 234 V