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The Volkswagen ID.R is the fastest electric vehicle ever to complete a lap of the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife. We have first impressions of the record run, plus two new videos: the complete run from cockpit- and helicopter perspective, amongst others.

6:05.336 minutes – Volkswagen ID.R sets new electric record on the Nürburgring
6:05.336 minutes – new electric record for the ID.R on the Nordschleife

Video: the record run, summary

Full focus required from Romain Dumas: After months of preparation, everything had to come together perfectly on 3 June 2019
6:05.336 minutes – Volkswagen ID.R sets new electric record on the Nürburgring
20.8 kilometres, 73 corners: The Nordschleife is the most difficult racetrack in the world
Pure joy: Romain Dumas and Volkswagen Motorsport Director Sven Smeets celebrate the third record in twelve months for the ID.R
6:05.336 minutes – Volkswagen ID.R sets new electric record on the Nürburgring
The ID.R was the subject of extensive further development for the record attempt in the “Green Hell” – particularly the car’s aerodynamics

Video: the record run, complete with cockpit- and helicopter-perspective plus Dumas-Interview

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