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  • Record attempt with the ID.R set to demonstrate the performance capabilities of its electric drive
  • The mountain of ‘Heaven’s Gate’ as a breathtaking backdrop for a spectacular drive
  • A racing challenge for Romain Dumas on uncharted territory

10.906 kilometres, 99 corners, one aim: another groundbreaking record with the Volkswagen ID.R. On Monday, 2 September, Volkswagen will literally push electro-mobility to new peaks on the mythical Tianmen Mountain in China. The breathtaking Big Gate Road near Zhangjiajie is one of the most dramatic in the world. In the important growth market of China, the ID.R will serve as the first ambassador of the fully electric powered ID. family on the roads of the People’s Republic.

Storming the summit for e-mobility: Volkswagen targets record on Tianmen Mountain
Big Gate Road’ on Tianmen Mountain.

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