- Volkswagen is resolutely implementing the brand’s e-strategy in motorsport
- The ID.R electric sports car will play a pioneering role beyond 2019
- Modular Electric Drive Toolkit (MEB) to be used as a future motorsport platform
Ready for the electric future:
Volkswagen is focusing its motorsport strategy on e-mobility
Volkswagen is focusing its motorsport strategy on electric mobility. A clear emphasis on fully electric racing cars will be backed up by the farewell to factory-backed commitments using internal combustion engines. "The role as a technological pioneer will continue to be taken over by the ID.R electric race car, which has set important milestones for electric mobility with records at Pikes Peak (USA), Nürburgring (D), Goodwood (GB) and Tianmen (CN). In addition, Volkswagen Motorsport will develop new motorsport concepts for the ID. family on the basis of the Modular Electric Drive Kit (MEB), on which numerous electric production vehicles will be based.