Volkswagen ID series positioning pure electric vehicle type, recently reported that volkswagen is planning to launch a new pure electric super-run ID.R, is expected to be put into production around 2025. According to VW insiders, the new car will be built on the VW MEB platform, offering two-door hard-top and convertible models that will be launched to compete with the new Tesla Roadster.
Vw has designed several research models for new cars at its headquarters in Wolfsburg, Germany, using “high-performance batteries” being developed within VW, while new battery technology is being driven by patented battery technology used in ID.R prototypes.
Although VW has kept the battery a secret, according to internal sources, the battery combines the patented and knowledge of the battery accumulated during the development of the ID.R prototype, and is different from the chemical process of the already mass-produced ID.3. In addition, in order to improve sales and economic efficiency, ID. The R battery features a new CTP (no die-cell power battery pack) structure.
There is no further information on power at this time, but it is certain that the ID series is the focus of the future development of the VW brand pure electric, ID. R will certainly be within the brand program, and even become a family performance flag product.