The 2022 VW ID.4 was developed from the Cross brand as the basis. The new model will come with the new solution not only technically but also design-wise.
The company said that the new design of the VW ID.4 would improve the aerodynamics of the body. The design still pays respect to analogs and other specifications, such as the onboard battery recharging that is more accelerated. The energy intensity is increased as well.
2022 VW ID.4 Design & Platform
New ID.4 build on the MEB platform, which is Volkswagen modular electric toolkit. There will be 20 million vehicles, be it SUVs, EVs, or sedans, that will use the MEB Platform by 2029.
The look comes with round contours for the aerodynamics effect. With this design, the drag coefficient can be decreased significantly. Some bright accents for decoration can be found in the design as well. You can find those accents mostly on the front body side of the 2022 ID.4.
What about the configuration of the lower segment of the new VW ID.4? The front side comes with a compact body kit that is made from metal and plastic and a ventilation duct from the coarse mesh. The body decoration has the wave relief elements and also the VW brand symbol made from chrome material.
From the side, you can see that this car combines with the look of the classic crossover and the business crossover. Can you find any new item from the latest VW ID.4? Yes, you can.
The top of the body kit is made from metal and plastic material and shaped like the bumper. The fog lamps with a diagonal layout can also be found, and it is integrated into the diffuser.
The exterior design of the concept car sounds fabulous already, but we cannot just stop there because we also want to know about the interior design of the new VW ID.4. Certainly, the decorative materials for the interior design will be durable and high in quality.
That is why the interior will have a premium feel. VW might have a corporate design, but it is adapted to the new compact electric car design features.
The external dimension of the 2022 VW ID.4 can be considered small for sure. However, you will find that the cabin volume is increased because the ergonomic power unit is placed in the rear axle while the battery is located in the crossover’s underbody.
For the new VW ID.4 model, the multi-wheel transfer is hidden in the crossover’s front panel.
The mechanical and control devices are completely replaced with the touch and digital-analog system. You can find the additional functions for the standard version and the exclusive one. The interior with four chairs layout looks spacious.
Some comfort options are available for the front seats, including the ventilation settings, seat heating, and adjustment sub-ranges.
The rear seat has a back-tilting function and a towards-moving feature. Because the rear seat is simplified, the luggage compartment volume becomes 960 liters.
2022 VW ID.4 Powertrain
Of course, we cannot forget about the further specifications of the 2022 Volkswagen ID.4. At first, we need to know about body dimensions. It will be 4625 x 1891 x 1609 mm in the D-Sh-V ratio. The rear-wheel-drive is a standard for the base model chassis.
The upper version will be supported by an all-wheel-drive system and two electric motors for producing more than 300 horsepower.
The traction unit has a battery that comes with 83 kW/hour capacity. According to the test drive, the battery will need to be refilled after up to 500 km of use.
How long does New VW ID.4 take to charge the battery power? It only takes 30 minutes to get 80% of the power. The chassis comes with various features, including highway clearance, stabilizers, disc brakes, independent, comfortable suspension, safety systems with high performance, and an electronic assistant with advanced functionality.
2022 Volkswagen ID.4 Price, Release Date & Lease Deals
You must be wondering about the price of the 2022 VW ID.4. This electric car can be varied based on the trims. The range will be between $34,000 and $40,000.
On the official website, the Starting price ( MSRP ) for New VW ID.4 Pro with single-speed automatic transmission is around $39,995 (Exclude transport, taxes, title & others Option).
You can also lease this electric SUV for under $400, which is only $379 per month for 36 months with $3,579 due at the signing.
When will this electric car be available in the market? It will emerge at the end of 2021. However, there is no accurate release date yet.