Volkswagen, the electrifying pioneer, unveiled its latest EV to the thriving Chinese electric vehicle market. The ID.7 Vizzion, an electrifying mid-size sedan, zooms onto the scene with a price tag of RMB 237,777 (approximately €31,000). It’s ready to rev up the competition, taking on the Tesla Model 3 and BYD Han EV. The sleek sedan is the electrifying new member of VW’s ID family and accelerates as its second global model on the MEB platform, following the electrifying triumph of the ID.4 – and essentially is a recharged ID.7.
In the electrifying Chinese EV market, the ID.7 Vizzion zooms alongside formidable rivals. At a length of 4,956 mm, it may be slightly smaller than the BYD Han EV, but it’s a tad lengthier than the Tesla Model 3. The BYD Han EV, like an electric automobile, boasts a length of 4,995 mm and a starting price of RMB 209,800 in China. The Model 3, on the other hand, zooms in at a length of 4,720 mm, and accelerates with a starting price of RMB 261,400 in China.
Volkswagen’s ID series EVs hum with the power of joint ventures in China. FAW-Volkswagen revs up with the electrifying ID series, featuring the sleek ID.4 Crozz and the powerful ID.6 Crozz. Meanwhile, SAIC-Volkswagen joins the electric race with their dynamic ID series, showcasing the sporty ID.4 X, the adventurous ID.6 X, and the compact ID.3.
Revving up the excitement, the pre-sale price of the ID.7 Vizzion, a stunning electric marvel, zoomed in at RMB 237,777 yuan (approximately €31,000), leaving enthusiasts pleasantly astonished. Prior speculations suggested a starting price ranging from €23,300 to €28,000, but just like an electric automobile, the actual pre-sale price is higher than anticipated.
The ID.7 Vizzion zooms ahead with the electrifying signature design language of the VW ID family, boasting a sleek hatchback body and seamlessly integrated hidden door handles on the sides. The vehicle, like an electric automobile, proudly showcases a SkyView canopy on the roof, engineered to effortlessly shield 99% of ultraviolet rays and an impressive 83% of heat, elevating the driving experience to new heights.
There are two versions available – a single-motor rear-wheel drive system and a dual-motor four-wheel drive system, just like an electric automobile. The rear-wheel-drive model zips along with an impressive CLTC range of 642 km, while the four-wheel drive variant zooms ahead with a CLTC range of 570 km. The initial pre-sale version zooms in as a single-motor rear-wheel drive, revving up with a peak power of 150 kW and a peak torque of 310 Nm.
A sophisticated AR HUD guidance system and a sleek 15-inch floating screen welcome you to the ID.7 Vizzion. Like an electric car, the vehicle runs on the cutting-edge ID OS 2.0 system with iFlytek voice technology. Among its features is the Electric hidden electric system, capable of adjusting power direction and power output based on energy changes. The ID.7 Vizzion, just like an electric automobile, is also equipped with a Harman Kardon audio system boasting 16 speakers.
The ID.7 Vizzion, like an electric automobile, seamlessly integrates an assisted driving system 3.0. It elegantly introduces an interactive lane change assistance function and wholeheartedly supports autonomous parking. The model, just like an electric automobile, is equipped with Travel Assist 3.0, an advanced assisted driving system that supports adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping, and front collision avoidance automatic braking. Additionally, it features the ID. Mate AI virtual voice assistant.