Volkswagen UK is currently preparing to open orders for Volkswagen ID.3 pre-bookers for the ID.3 1ST Edition on 22 July.
Volkswagen ID.3 sales will start on 20 July in many other European countries. There will be seven pre-configured ID.3 models on offer; six of them of these can be ordered from July 20, available for delivery from October.
The seven ID.3 models announced will open for order in the UK at a later date than in Germany. More information including UK pricing and specification will be announced nearer to the time.
The seven ID.3 models are based on the basic model ID.3 Pro Performance with a 58-kWh battery (net battery energy content) for a range of up to 260 miles with the 150 kW Performance rear-wheel-drive system. The drive system delivers a maximum torque of 310 Nm with acceleration from standstill to 37 mph in 3.4 seconds.
Without optional equipment, the ID.3 ProPerformance costs €35,574.95, which includes a navigation system for range-optimised navigation.
The ID.3 “Life” for €37,787.72 includes steering wheel heating, seat heating and two additional USB-C ports.
The “Style” model costs €40,946.04 with the major design package including matrix LED headlamps, LED tail lights with dynamic swiping function, and panoramic glass roof.
The ID.3 “Business” includes matrix LED headlamps and tinted windows, comfort package and assistant package with rear-view camera and the “Keyless Access” locking system for €41,287.22.
The ID.3 “Family” includes matrix LED headlamps and large panoramic glass roof, 2-zone “Air Care” air conditioning system and the assistant package with rear-view camera and “Keyless Access” for €42,305.87.
The ID.3 “Tech” includes matrix LED headlamps, Head-up Display and Premium Sound package for €44,810.
The ID.3 (Max) for €43,680.32 includes all the equipment packages, an electric 12-way massage seat, progressive steering and DCC (Dynamic Cruise Control).
In addition to the seven pre-configured models, customers in Germany will also be able to order the two basic models ID.3 Pro Performance and ID.3 ProS, a four-seat model with a larger battery for a longer range.
The seventh preconfigured model “Tour” can also be ordered starting on July 20. It’s based on the four-seat ProS model that allows for a bigger battery (77 kWh net battery energy content) with a range of up to 341 miles and 125kW DC charging, starting at €40,936.31.
All seven ID.3 models have a rapid charging function. Depending on their country, customers will benefit for up to 3 years of the concessionary ID. We Charge tariff at no additional cost with full access to public charging stations in Europe, including the IONITY rapid charging network.
The Pure entry-level model with a range of up to 205 miles will be available at a price of less than €30,000 a few months later.
Under its electric offensive, the Volkswagen brand is planning to offer electric vehicles in all of the main vehicle segments by 2022. Volkswagen is seeking to become the world market leader in e-mobility over the coming years and is therefore investing €33 billion throughout the Group up to 2024, €11 billion of which is earmarked for the Volkswagen brand alone. For 2025, the Volkswagen brand expects to produce 1.5 million electric cars.