Volkswagen thought about the project high-performance two-door electric vehicle, which will be implemented in production models technology racing prototype ID.R. It is expected that the sports car will get a brand new battery, will be based on the platform of the MEB and produced in coupe and Roadster.
Details about technical stuffing of the future sports car Volkswagen no: MEB architecture allows you to produce a front-engine, rear – wheel drive electric vehicles with one or more engines, so the engineers of the German company a free hand.
Features innovative battery also not disclosed: according to rumors, the new batteries are a different chemical composition than traditional lithium-ion cells.
As the draft serial electric vehicle technology will be the sport prototype ID.R who has broken many records, the main rival of the two-door Volkswagen Autocar journalists see a new Tesla Roadster.
In the future developments of the Volkswagen can be used to create the successor to the Audi TT and a fully electric sports car Porsche, which will replace the family 718. While the engineers of the German mark is busy with the adaptation of racing technology to road cars, so that by 2025 the serial electric car Volkswagen will not appear.
In the nearest plans of the German mark – the premiere hot petrol and diesel versions of the Volkswagen Golf the eighth generation. Modification GTI and GTD will show at the Geneva motor show next week.