The abutting affiliate of Volkswagen’s growing ancestors of ID-badged electric cars has been spotted.
It’s a mid-size crossover SUV with third-row seats that VW previewed aftermost year with the ID Roomzz concept, and in assembly guise it will acceptable go by the name ID 6.
Volkswagen ID Roomzz concept
Given the abridgement of appearance gear, the barrage is acceptable beneath than a year away. The alone elements hidden are the lights and grille. They’ve been covered with stickers advised to accomplish the agent resemble a tester for a Peugeot.
Like the ID Roomzz concept, the ID 6 rides on a continued adaptation of Volkswagen Group’s adjustable MEB platform, the automaker’s boilerplate EV architecture. The ID Roomzz abstinent 193.5 inches in breadth and the ID 6 ancestor looks to be about the same. The ID 6 misses out on the concept’s minivan-style sliding doors and cameras instead of ancillary mirrors, though.
VW MEB platform
There will acceptable be assorted powertrain options to accept from. Looking already afresh to the ID Roomzz, we can apprehend at atomic one powertrain to abide of a dual-motor arrangement carrying about 306 horsepower, or abundant for 0-62 mph dispatch in 6.6 abnormal and a top acceleration of 111 mph.
The ID Roomzz was additionally adapted with an 82-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery. VW said the array could bear 250 afar of ambit and, with fast charging, could add an 80% allegation in about 30 minutes.
2022 Volkswagen ID 6 spy shots – Photo credit: S. Baldauf/SB-Medien
The alone ID cartage accepted for the United States are the ID 4 baby crossover and a airy almsman to the Microbus previewed by 2017’s ID Buzz concept. Given the acceptance of crossovers here, there’s a acceptable adventitious the ID 6 makes it over, too. It would attempt anon with the Tesla Model X.
The ID 4 will be appear after this month. It should be followed by a coupe-like adaptation and this ID 6 ancient in 2021. The Microbus almsman is due in 2022. Other ID associates are acceptable to accommodate an ID 1 auto bear and ID 5 mid-size auto and wagon.