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Volkswagen ID.3 and ID.4 electric car ranges get major shake-ups

Volkswagen has refreshed the all-electric powered ID.three hatchback and ID.4 SUV line-ups, revealing price tag variations and revised trim structures, while potential buyers can now specify personal option packs, in its place of owning to settle for fixed specification cars. 

On both ID.three and ID.4 types, the entry-degree City trim degree has been renamed Daily life, while the Business and Tech equipment stages have been discontinued. 

Adjustments to the ID.three price tag list convey two much more versions beneath the £35,000 threshold to qualify for the £2,five hundred Government plug-in car grant. Mid-spec ID.three Family members Professional (utilizing a 58kWh battery and a 143bhp electric powered motor) and ID.three Family members Professional General performance (the exact same 58kWh battery but a 201bhp e-motor) have both dropped in price tag and taken the grant on board. They’re now priced from £31,one hundred forty and £32,460 respectively, inclusive of the grant. 

Additional up the selection, the high-spec ID.three Max and selection-topping Tour types both obtain a price tag reduction of £3,800. It signifies the most highly-priced member of the line-up – the 340-mile Tour Professional S design with its 77kWh battery, is now available from £38,800. 

The introduction of configurable options packs on both types signifies there’s a diploma of versatility in regards to equipment for ID.three and ID.4 potential buyers for the first time. Buyers can opt for any trim degree, and incorporate in the equipment they want. 

The Infotainment Plus Bundle is £2,two hundred, introducing an augmented fact head-up display on both cars. On the ID.4 it also introduces a bigger 12-inch central infotainment display, while the ID.three hatch sticks with its 10.1-inch device but gets an upgraded 7 speaker seem procedure. 

Other optional packs uniform across both types involve Activity and Activity Plus packs for £340 and £1,one hundred forty respectively. The Activity pack introduces sports activities suspension and progressive steering, while Activity Plus introduces adaptive dampers. Likewise, new packs introducing styling things, enhanced driver help and security technology and ease and comfort options are available to individually specify.

Now examine out our evaluations of the Volkswagen ID.three and ID.4