New Volkswagen ID.3: not expensive enough, son?

This summer, Volkswagen will launch in concessions its small ID.3, a 100% electric vehicle, which promises to “ making electro-mobility within the reach of many people". For Volkswagen, the goal is to deliver almost 30,000 pre-orders from the 1ST Special Edition almost all over Europe.

A Volkswagen ID.3 which wants to be affordable therefore, and the basic version, which displays a range of 330 km, will cost less than 23,430 euros in Germany after deduction of the environmental premium. According to the German manufacturer's calculations, in terms of operating costs, drivers of the Volkswagen ID.3 (still in Germany) will save around € 840 per year.

Volkswagen-ID3

" The price is no longer an argument against but rather in favor of the electric car. Leasing offers make the transition easier and reduce uncertainty. In the future, the electric car will be financially attractive, even without subsidy Explains Silke Bagschick, Sales and Marketing Director, Electro-Mobility Product Line.

Over the next few years, the giant Volkswagen intends to become the world leader in the electro-mobility market, a goal for which the group has decided to invest a total of 33 billion euros by 2024. On this amount is 11 billion euros that will be invested directly by the Volkswagen brand.

After ID.3…. ID.4!

If the Volkswagen ID.3 arrives in a few months now in dealerships, the German manufacturer has already unveiled a vision of its next model: ID.4. A new 100% electric vehicle to be produced at the Zwickau plant with a carbon neutral balance.

The Volkswagen ID.4 SUV

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Remember that this future ID.4 model is the direct descendant of the ID.CROZZ concept. It is the very first 100% electric SUV from the German brand. For Volkswagen, ID.4 and ID.3 represent important steps in achieving the goal of the brand that wants to become carbon neutral by 2050, in accordance with the Paris Climate Agreement .