Volkswagen I.D. Electric Car Concept Revealed. Scheduled to make the first preview during 2016 Paris Motor Show event, the new Volkswagen I.D. electric car concept has been announced officially. This car is reported to be totally groundbreaking and revolutionary, and it is predicted to change the history of the global auto market. There are few hints to know on the reveal. Check out the details below.
Volkswagen I.D. concept Specifications
Features, Exterior, and Interior
Developed under “Think New” philosophy, this Volkswagen I.D. concept car will be built on Volkswagen’s MEB platform. Which is the common platform for the electric car from this brand. The EV will have full LED exterior lighting including the running daytime light.
Appear on a rather chubby look, this car features the same size as the Golf model and suicide doors. According to the video released, we will find a sensor on the right side of the windscreen, and it looks similar to Lidar sensor in Faraday Future prototype.
This car is planned to get fully autonomous driving system called the I.D. Pilot. I.D. Pilot feature should be equipped with the multi functioning steering wheel that will retract to the dashboard when it goes in autonomous mode. Visually, this car gets two-tone finish with windscreen stretches to the back, giving a full-length panoramic roof. The taillights are ultra slim, and it extends to the haunches of the car.
In addition to it, this I.D. concept features what seems to be four seats setting, but production version may get five-seat setting instead. The interior remains unknown at this point. However, the platform should allow Volkswagen to be creative while it also offers 240 mm of extra passenger space in the car.
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Powertrain, Engine, Electric Range — Volkswagen I.D. 2017
Under the hood, this EV will be powered by 125 kW of the electric engine that is expected to power the car for 250 to 370 miles range on the single charge. This is a high number, especially for US market as European, has this number during cycling test.
Volkswagen I.D. concept Price and Release Date
Pricing for this VW I.D EV is expected under $30,000. Volkswagen plans to produce it along with Golf model, and it will be available in 2020. The I.D. Pilot feature should be available in 2025. This concept will be fully revealed during 2016 Paris Motor Show event.
Volkswagen seems to be serious in developing revolutionary electric car this time. The design is entirely excellent while its powertrain engineering isn’t ordinary at all. We have so much to hope from this Volkswagen I.D. electric car concept. Stay tuned for updates.
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