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2021 Volkswagen ID.4 EPA-Estimated Trim Ranges and Fuel Economies
The range provided by the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 differs from trim to trim. As a result, customers often ask us here at Elgin Volkswagen: how much range does each trim of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 provide?(more…)
Unique Feature of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4: Sit to Start
The 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 is playing a role in ushering in an exciting new era of technology: that of the electric automobile. In addition to an excellent electric powerplant, Volkswagen has loaded this SUV with unique, cutting edge technological features, some of which were not possible with gasoline-powered vehicles.
One of these new innovations is the Sit to Start function. We at Elgin Volkswagen are really excited about it, as are a lot of drivers. Check out the Volkswagen ID.4 sit-to-start function, along with some other nifty new gizmos, in the video below!(more…)
What’s in the Interior of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4?
With the upcoming 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 on the horizon, many drivers have been asking questions about the vehicle’s available features. Wondering what’s in the interior of the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4? Below, we’ve broken down everything we know about the interior features, technology systems and amenities found inside the 2021 Volkswagen ID.4.(more…)
Some view electric vehicles as an expensive amenity that they don’t believe they can afford. That perception is not so far off; many current EV models and brands (such as Tesla) sell at luxury-level price points.
To remedy this issue, Volkswagen has made it its mission to kick off its EV lineup with an electric car “for the people.” The Volkswagen ID.4 has a reasonable starting price, which gets even better once one factors in federal and state EV rebates, along with severely reduced fuel and maintenance costs. How much does the Volkswagen ID.4 cost to own?(more…)
Volkswagen ID.4 Regenerative Braking Vs. Coasting
The Volkswagen ID.4 is getting a lot of attention, and for good reason: the model is the brand’s first all-electric SUV and first electric world car. In its effort to be the ultimate electric vehicle for the people, the Volkswagen ID.4 utilizes an array of existing electric car technology as well as freshly developed innovations.
One element falling into the former category is regenerative braking. Regenerative braking, which is utilized in many current EVs, causes a vehicle’s brakes to apply gradually and automatically the moment one takes their foot off the accelerator. The electricity generated by the braking friction is then used to recharge the battery.
The downside, for some, is that regenerative braking takes away a vehicle’s ability to coast. Does the Volkswagen ID.4 use regenerative braking?(more…)
Volkswagen is on the cusp of unleashing its own electric revolution onto the masses. Leading the “charge” (pun intended) are two similarly named machines: the Volkswagen ID.3 and Volkswagen ID.4. Besides one notch on the number line, what sets these two models apart?(more…)
Volkswagen ID.4 Electric Systems and Performances Explored
The Volkswagen ID.4 is the latest and greatest model in the Volkswagen lineup, one that provides a ton of benefits and features. It’s a fully electric model, one that provides performance and innovation in abundance, and all without having to use traditional fuel! Continue reading below to learn more!(more…)
VW ID.4 Pro Vs. 1st Edition
The Volkswagen fanbase is highly excited about the automaker’s new ID.4 crossover EV that just recently opened up for reservations. People are so excited, in fact, that the limited “1st Edition” variation of the model has already sold out.
A slightly less expensive version known as the ID.4 Pro is still on the market. What makes the Pro different from the 1st Edition ID.4?(more…)
What Volkswagen models are leaving production after 2019?
Volkswagen is making major changes to its lineup to make room for a new wave of fresh models with new and intriguing ideas. We’ll talk more on that later, but first, what Volkswagen models are leaving production after 2019? We have the most up to date answers. (more…)
I.D. VIZZION concept set to debut at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show
Every day, it seems like the future of the automotive industry is getting closer and closer. There are many exciting new concepts being released, all of which provide some insight into how people might be driving in the future. At the forefront of providing drivers with new ways to think of a car is Volkswagen, with another I.D. concept. The I.D. VIZZION, set to premiere at the Geneva International Motor Show. (more…)