Volkswagen ID.3 107KW Life Pro 62kWh 5dr Auto Review

Category: Electric car

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
electric
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors
Volkswagen ID.3 2021 COTY
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  • Volkswagen ID.3 2021 infotainment
  • Volkswagen ID.3 2021 wide cornering
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  • Volkswagen ID.3 2021 rear tracking
  • Volkswagen ID.3 2021 front seats
  • Volkswagen ID.3 2021 boot open
RRP £32,470What Car? Target Price£31,834
Review

The VW ID.3 is a remarkably well rounded small electric car. Not only is one one of the few EVs that’s genuinely good fun to drive thanks to its well-weighted steering and fantastic body control, but it feels genuinely nippy too, matching the acceleration of the pricier Kia e-Niro Long Range and pummelling the rest of its key rivals, such as the Citroën e-C4 and Peugeot e-208. It’s also surprisingly well-equipped in base Life trim and benefits from slow predicted depreciation.

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Entry-level life trim is so well equipped it’s the one we’d go for. As standard, you benefit from LED headlights, a multifunction steering wheel, heated front seats, a heated steering wheel, adaptive cruise control, power-folding door mirrors, front and rear parking sensors and the 10in infotainment system we’ve written about elsewhere in our review.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH9.6 seconds
Fuel TypeElectric
GearboxAUTO
Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

385

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

0

g/km

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