• The Volkswagen ID.R is a prototype fully electric vehicle designed as a part of Volkswagen's ID Project.
  • And also is included within Volkswagen's R series of cars designed specifically for in motorsport events.
  • It is the current record holder of the fastest run up the Goodwood hill climb with a time of 39.9 seconds.
  • Volkswagen had also made slight modifications for the run up the goodwood hill mening it was lighter than when it was at Nurburgring and Pikes Peak
  • At the Goodwood run it weighed less then a 1000 Kgs

  • The car is also the first car to break the 8 minute barrier up the Pike Peak Hill Climb (7:57.148)
  • On 3rd June 2019 it broke the record of the fastest electric car around the Nurburgring with a blistering fast lap time of 6:05.336, in the process it dethroned the NIO EP9 to achieve the record.

  • Technical Specifications
  • Chassis- Safety structure at the front, carbon monocoque with steel roll cage
  • Suspension-Double Wishbone
  • Length-5129mm (205.5in)
  • Width-2350mm (92.5in)
  • Height-979mm (38.5in)
  • Axle Track-1600mm (63in)
  • Wheelbase-2850mm (112.2in)
  • Electric Motor-Dual motor 1 per axle. Permanent with active torque distribution.
  • Battery-Lithium-Ion
  • Power-680PS (500Kw;671hp)
  • Weight-<1100Kg (2400lb) incl.driver
  • Brakes-Carbon Ceramic
  • Tyres-Bridgestone Potenza 330-40/18

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