Set to be revealed at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September, the Volkswagen ID.3 is an all-electric hatchback that aims to take on the Tesla Model 3. Priced from €30,000 ($33,581), the top-of-the-line model can travel u to 342 miles on a single charge. “With the ID.3, we will be ushering in the third major chapter of strategic importance in the history of our brand, following the Beetle and the Golf. With the ID.3, we are making the electric car fit for mass mobility. Initially, we will electrify Europe with the ID.3 and then other regions with further electric models in the ID. family, which are to follow in the near future,” said Volkswagen brand exec Jurgen Stackmann. Read more for another video, additional pictures and information.
“Celebrating the start of pre-booking in Europe is a special edition of the electric car, called the ID.3 1ST, priced from less than €40,000 ($44,774). It’s offered with the medium-sized battery option, comes in four colors and three trim levels and features comprehensive equipment such as larger wheels, voice control and navigation system,” reports Car Scoops.