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Auto Shows VW ID 4 is the production ID Crozz electric crossover we've been expecting for a while

16:49  03 march  2020
16:49  03 march  2020 Source:   cnet.com

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Like the ID 3, the ID 4 is based on the electric -only MEB architecture that Volkswagen has developed to carry it away from the stink of Dieselgate and into Beyond that , folks, we 're in the dark. Oh, except for one little thing. The advent of the ID 4 has signaled the death knell of the long-suffering VW E-Golf.

The VW ID . Crozz concept, which debuted in 2017, was the first electric crossover for the brand. Announced in a webcast, Volkswagen said that the ID . 4 will also be the first of the ID family that will hit the U . S . market. It will be produced and sold in Europe, China, and the U . S . Just like the ID .3, the

We're just as bummed as you guys that the Geneva Motor Show is canceled, but just because there's no show doesn't mean there aren't any cool new cars to talk about. One that we're very excited about is the production version of Volkswagen's ID Crozz concept, which is making its live debut in New York, but VW's big news for Geneva was the name -- ID 4 -- and the best part is it's set to come to the US.

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Volkswagen ID . 4 electric crossover is the ID Crozz concept, evolved. As the Volkswagen ID Crozz concept has evolved over time, we ’ ve gotten a better idea of how the company’s first Those specs seem appropriate for a production version, although things may change between now and then.

The ID . 4 and ID .5 will also be the first Volkswagen models to bear the GTX electric vehicle performance badge, but the automaker will So if you want a new all- electric VW in the States, you will have to wait probably until the end of 2020, maybe early 2021, for the ID . 4 and ID .5 to be revealed.

VW's announcement on Tuesday that the ID 4 would be a global car -- destined to be manufactured and sold in Europe, China and the US -- means that we're finally getting in on the EV fun that Europe has been enjoying with the ID 3 hatchback. Like the ID 3, the ID 4 is based on the electric-only MEB architecture that Volkswagen has developed to carry it away from the stink of Dieselgate and into the future.

a car parked next to a body of water: Volkswagen's first US-bound ID model is called the ID.4 and this is what it looks like. © Volkswagen

Volkswagen's first US-bound ID model is called the ID.4 and this is what it looks like.

So, apart from its name and its platform, what do we know about ID 4? Well, VW claims that it's got an especially slippery shape, which will help it to eke out a claimed range of up to 310 miles (though that range is likely to drop significantly once we get EPA range estimates) and we know it'll be out later this year.

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Volkswagen has previewed the production version of its forthcoming ID 4 by showing the electric crossover in a new pre-launch livery – and has confirmed it will initially be offered with rear-wheel-drive and As suggested by the ID Crozz concept that the ID 4 is based on, the rear-wheel-drive model is

The VW ID . 4 is the second electric model in the new MEB-based VW ID . family. Previewed by the I . D . Crozz , here's are details on the electric slightly bigger than ID .3, comparable to Volkswagen Tiguan. to be available in two body versions (SUV and coupe-like style). production to start at the

It'll be rear-wheel drive as standard, with all-wheel drive being offered as an optional extra -- though not at launch. The folks from Wolfsburg also state that the ID 4 will have a digital cockpit and advanced voice recognition capability. Beyond that, folks, we're in the dark. Oh, except for one little thing. The advent of the ID 4 has signaled the death knell of the long-suffering VW E-Golf .

Yep, that's right. The E-Golf is going the way of the dodo, according to a report published Monday by Road & Track, now that purpose-built, electric-from-the-ground-up vehicles are imminent. We liked the electrified Golf for what it was, but we're not sad to see it and other so-called "compliance cars" go.

Volkswagen ID 4 electric SUV steps out in front of the camera

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