New Volkswagen Golf hybrid moves to the starting line

|About: Volkswagen AG ADR (VLKAY)|By:, SA News Editor

Volkswagen (VLKAY) plans to unveil its Golf GTE hybrid at the Geneva Auto Show. Expectations are running high for this model to be a disruptive in several key regions.

The model's powertrain could also be used to power several other Audi and Volkswagen models if early results look good.

Testing showed an all-electric range of 31 miles and a total range of 584 miles. The top speed for the Golf hybrid was 135 mph.