Volkswagen Golf 9

The all-electric Volkswagen ID. Golf could arrive by 2026, and is likely to be sold alongside the ID.3

VW boss Matthias Schäfer says that both the ID. and Golf names will continue when the current ID.3 model ends production in 2025 or 2026.


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Source: Autocar

Volkswagen Golf 9 (2028): a 100% electric compact sedan on the horizon

*# The ninth generation of the Volkswagen Golf is expected in 2028

*# It will be 100% electric

*# It will establish a specific technical base called SSP

*# The GTI and R versions will still be on the program


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  • The next generation VW Golf 9, expected in 2028, will be fully electric and based on the new SSP (Scalable Systems Platform).
  • The Golf 9 might share its platform with the ID.3, but it won’t replace it.
  • The SSP platform will use 800-Volt technology, allowing for faster charging times.
  • The new Golf could potentially support Level 4 autonomous driving.
  • The design of the Golf 9 is currently unknown, but it may retain its iconic C-pillar.
  • The Golf 9 is expected to be launched in 2028, following the facelift of the current Golf.