VW today announced the second all-wheel drive model to the European ID.4 group with ID.4 Pro 4Motion.
As the ID.4 is the only twin-engine model separate from the GTX, the new ID.4 Pro offers less power than the 4Motion GTX. The rear engine is 201 hp. (150 kW / 204 PS) performs most of the thrust, while the front engine is designed to help when needed and to avoid the road when not needed, with an additional 107 hp. (80 kW). / 109 PS). Together they are 261 hp. (195 kW / 265 PS) combined for maximum power.
This ID.4 GTX 295 hp. (220 kW / 299 PS) is shy of the rating. ID.4 Pro 4Motion 6.9 seconds 0-62 mph (100 km / h) is 0.7 seconds slower than ID.4 GTX, and top speed remains at 112 mph (180 km / h). .
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This is intentional, as ID.4 Pro 4Motion is more suitable for outdoor types than those who do not like speed. This additional engine means that it can pull 441 pounds (200 kg) more than the RWD ID.4 Pro Performance version for a total capacity of 3086 pounds (1400 kg). VW calls it a powerful tow truck that is ideal for even small trailers and boats.
The new model also comes with a battery pack of 77 kW / h with a range of 321 miles (517 km) in the WLTP cycle. Volkswagen claims that high-speed chargers can charge from five to 80 percent in just 36 minutes.
As pre-sales are now open, the price of ID.4 Pro 4Motion in Germany starts at 49,020 euros ($ 52,056 at current exchange rates).