Volkswagen has released exciting new images of its new electric concept model, the Volkswagen ID. Life. This concept car, which debuted at the 2021 Munich Motor Show, lays the foundation for a future urban electric car.
Last September, within the framework of the 2021 Munich Motor Show, a very interesting conceptual model debuted in society. The new Volkswagen ID. Life. Without a doubt, it was one of the most outstanding novelties that were unveiled at the aforementioned event held in Germany. And not only because it is a project under the Volkswagen brand. Rather because of what this concept car anticipates.
The ID family. of electric cars will welcome in just a few years a «Little brother» of the Volkswagen ID.3 that we can already find in our dealerships. That’s right, on the agenda is the development of a new urban electric vehicle. A model that, in addition, will materialize the farewell of the Volkswagen e-up! of the European territory. Now, after several weeks of its release, new images have been published.
Volkswagen ID. Life, the prelude to a new urban electric car
The German manufacturer has unveiled new official images of the new ID. Life. Some very interesting images that show us the vehicle in much more detail. Both the exterior and the interior. Considering the role that it will play in the electric offensive that Volkswagen is carrying out in Europe, it is a project that must be followed closely.
It is supported by the small variant of the MEB platform of the Volkswagen Group. An architecture specifically designed for electric vehicles. The “heart” of the ID. Life is a lithium-ion battery of 57 kWh whose main objective is to power a single engine 172 kW (234 hp).
It is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in 6.9 seconds and sets a autonomy of about 400 kilometers according to the WLTP cycle.
An urban electric car developed by SEAT
It is also important to note the role that SEAT will play in the creation of the new family of urban electric cars from the Volkswagen Group. The Spanish firm will be in charge of carrying out the development process. This is confirmed by Wayne Griffiths himself, SEAT President. Now, it remains to be seen who will be in charge of carrying out serial production.
If there is no unforeseen Volkswagen’s new electric will land on the market in 2025. The sale price will be approximately € 20,000. A fairly competitive price if we take into account the segment in which it will be framed.