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Making the switch: we make it a breeze

Once you’ve made your mind up to make the switch to a Volkswagen electric vehicle, the rest is straightforward and, we're here to help you all the way.

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    Request a retailer call back

    Your local retailer will also be very happy to help you with anything you need to know. Book a time that’s convenient and they’ll give you a buzz.

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    Book an EV test drive

    Come and get a feel for a Volkswagen electric vehicle. An Expert will be on hand to introduce you to a whole new, exciting way of driving.

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    Watch our YouTube EV tutorials

    We’ve made some handy ‘how-to’ style videos that will help you to know your way around our electric vehicles.

Volkswagen electric and hybrid vehicle offers

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Search all our latest offers and find out how you can own a lot more Volkswagen for your money. 

Introducing our electric partners

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    Octopus Energy

    Green energy provider, Octopus offer a next generation tariff for electric vehicle charging. By charging through a compatible home charger such as Ohme, Octopus is able to provide a lower tariff charge time for six hours every night.

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    Ohme Charging

    The best way to minimise charge costs is to charge at home. Ohme has a range of home EV chargers to choose from. They boast innovative features like smart scheduling that charges your car when tariffs are lower.

Making the switch: a step-by-step guide

This handy guide will walk you through the whole process, including an overview of the buying process, the necessary documentation, what to expect during the transaction and the waiting and handover period. 

Here are some useful useful articles to help you make the switch

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Charging station tariffs: always find the cheapest electricity

The amount it costs to charge an electric car on the move differs. Prices at charging stations vary depending on the provider. Driving habits also play a role. So, what should you look out for at public charging points to save as much money as possible?

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Things to consider when installing a wallbox

Installing a wallbox at home lets you charge your electric car cheaply, securely, and conveniently. Find out Who who’ll will install your charging station and what do you need to consider in advance?

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^If you are selecting a Volkswagen ID.3, ID.4, ID.5, ID.7, ID.7 Tourer or ID.Buzz then prices shown are the MDP (Manufacturer's Direct Price).  This is the price set by Volkswagen which you pay for the vehicle.  Volkswagen ID vehicles are sold by Volkswagen UK, a trading division of Volkswagen Group United Kingdom Limited (please note that you will need to visit an authorised Volkswagen Retailer (acting as agent for Volkswagen UK) to order, purchase and take delivery of your Volkswagen ID vehicle).  The MDP includes delivery to an authorised Volkswagen Retailer (acting as agent for Volkswagen UK), number plates, new vehicle registration fee, the first year's Vehicle Excise Duty and VAT (calculated at 20%).  You can find out more about the Volkswagen model for selling ID vehicles by clicking https://www.volkswagen.co.uk/en/legal/mdp-explained.html.

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