A lot of car manufacturers are now focusing on making electric and hybrid vehicles. While companies like GM and Toyota have taken a lead, others are not sitting idle either. In 2019 and next years, a number of cars in this range will be unveiled by the carmaker as per the updates. The Volkswagen ID Crozz will also see the light of the day in the upcoming year.
Iconic car maker Volkswagen is in no mood to get behind in the electric vehicle race. The ID lineup of electric cars was revealed by the VW group last year.
Volkswagen ID Crozz Looks Futuristic
Along with the I.D. Buzz microbus and I.D. hatchback, the company will launch a mini SUV named ID Crozz. First shown at the Shanghai motor show- the ID Crozz is a futuristic all-electric crossover from the stable of VW that will debut in the USA. This will be based on the group’s popular MEB architecture- which is aimed at making battery-electric vehicles with AWD setup.
Overall, the Volkswagen ID Crozz has also the same size as the company’s popular Tiguan compact crossover. However, it will not look less boxy and have a four-door coupe-like styling. We expect several trim levels. However, there may be some changes in the production version. The way front and rear doors open will be the same in the final version. Its cabin will also have a stylish and futuristic design.
The upcoming Volkswagen ID Crozz will have plenty of advanced safety technologies and amenities will be enough as well. However, VW has much-touted touted self-driving technology ‘ID Pilot’ will not be deployed in production versions cars until 2025. A lot of features can be operated by voice command.
Furthermore, the new model comes with a lot of sensors and cameras will be present to gather vehicle and road information. The vehicle may get several accidents evading tech and driver alert tech too.
Volkswagen ID Crozz Engine Details and Range
The Volkswagen ID Crozz comes with a 201-horsepower/150 kW electric engine that sits on the rear axle which has an output of 201 hp. However, the other one that is in front produces 101 horsepower with 75 kW motor. The total output of this SUV will be around 300 HP. The company says this powertrain will have enough juice to drive the car for a range of 300 miles after a single full charge.
The battery will have support for quick charging. This model will use the similar technology like in the Audi. Furthermore, as per the company claims, the battery can be full up to 80 percent in only half an hour.
Volkswagen ID Crozz Price and Availability
The price of Volkswagen ID Crozz is unknown. However, it will be less than the Tesla Model X- think the experts. It will hit the roads in late 2019 as 2020 model.
Summing it up
There is no doubt the upcoming Volkswagen ID Crozz is going to be an important vehicle for the brand. A number of details are yet to be confirmed including the final price.
However, the powertrain is going to be a solid one. The car will also get voice-control features and sensors to alert the drivers. The manufacturer also said that the final version will have some design changes but those will be the minimal one.