VW shows new electric crossover study

Wolfsburg, 11 April 2017

VW expresses on the tube and that in two respects: the brand plans to bring out a range of electric vehicles in the next few years. Parallel expands the range of SUVs and crossover models. As a combination of both themes shows in Shanghai VW at the car fair (19-29 April 2017) the next representative of the I.D..-family.

Blend of Coupé and SUV

The genus of the SUV was already rather blurred defined the automobile piñata of the CUV (crossover utility vehicle) is now following. In the case of the study, VW scrambles a four-door Coupé and an SUV. Yet covered keep to any dimensions, is open, i.e., whether the Tiguan or the new Touareg is the basis. Interesting: A similar concept shows Skoda with the vision of E in Shanghai.

Market launch already by 2020?

Technically, VW promises an electric four-wheel drive and a reach at the level of today's petrol engine. As the studies I.D.. (Paris 2016) and I.D.. buzz (Detroit 2017), also the new study can drive automatically. This pushes the driver the VW logo on the steering wheel, which then immerse themselves in the cockpit. The environment is scanned using laser scanners, ultrasonic and radar sensors. And when is the car on the market? The concept car was a "concrete views on the year 2020", will reveal as much. (rh)