The All-Electric Volkswagen ID. Crozz: All You To Know In Under 2 Minutes!

All Electric Volkswagen ID. Crozz

The Volkswagen Group Has Already Made Clear Its Commitment To Electric Vehicles, But in November 2019, It Went A Step Further And Announced A Further Increase In Spending For EVs Up To EUR 60 Billion!


Volkswagen (VW), the German automotive manufacturer has come a long way since the emissions scandal in 2015, popularly referred to as ‘Dieselgate’ or ‘Emissionsgate’. VW has now committed to launching up to 75 new pure electric models in the next ten years, a significant increase from the 50 models, originally envisioned.  In addition, the automotive manufacturer will also roll out 60 hybrid vehicles. 

The total investment initially committed to the ‘electrification dreams’ was EUR 30 billion by 2023, which has now been increased to a whopping EUR 60 billion.  The funding has been approved by the Board and is expected to be used between 2020 to 2024.  VW aims to sell up to 26 million all-electric vehicles by 2029. In fact, just this week,  VW delivered the 100,000th e-Golf. 

The All Electric Volkswagen ID. Crozz
The All-Electric Volkswagen ID. Crozz (credit: VW)

The ID. Crozz is an all-electric crossover based on the VW MEB platform and part of the VW ID. Family of electric vehicles.  The electric vehicle combines the strength of an SUV with the elegance of a coupe.

  • The ID. Crozz prototype was unveiled at the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show (April).  The ID. Crozz II was shown at the 2017 Frankfurt International Motor Show (September)  The production model will be launched for sale in late 2020. 
  • The all-wheel drive battery-electric vehicle (BEV) will have an 83 kWh lithium-ion battery with an expected range up to 310 miles (NEDC) on a single charge.
  • The EV will have a top speed of 180 km/h and a power output of 225 kW (300 bhp).
  • The eco-friendly electric crossover is expected to be priced around US$ 40,000 (£30,000).   The pricing strategy is expected to increase the ‘mass market appeal’ of the EV. 
The All Electric Volkswagen ID. Crozz
The All-Electric Volkswagen ID. Crozz (credit: VW)

Battery And Range 


  • Battery capacity: 83 kWh 
  • Battery type: lithium-ion
  • Range (NEDC): 310 miles
  • Capable of rapid charging (expected to charge up to 80% within 30 minutes)

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Author

Ashvin Suri

Ashvin has been involved with the renewables, energy efficiency and infrastructure sectors since 2006. He is passionate about the transition to a low-carbon economy and electric transportation. Ashvin commenced his career in 1994, working with US investment banks in New York. Post his MBA from the London Business School (1996-1998), he continued to work in investment banking at Flemings (London) and JPMorgan (London). His roles included corporate finance advisory, M&A and capital raising. He has been involved across diverse industry sectors, to include engineering, aerospace, oil & gas, airports and automotive across Asia and Europe. In 2010, he co-founded a solar development platform, for large scale ground and roof solar projects to include the UK, Italy, Germany and France. He has also advised on various renewable energy (wind and solar) utility scale projects working with global institutional investors and independent power producers (IPP’s) in the renewable energy sector. He has also advised in key international markets like India, to include advising the TVS Group, a multi-billion dollar industrial and automotive group in India. Ashvin has also advised Indian Energy, an IPP backed by Guggenheim (a US$ 165 billion fund). He has also advised AMIH, a US$ 2 billion, Singapore based group. Ashvin has also worked in the real estate and infrastructure sector, to including working with the Matrix Group (a US$ 4 billion property group in the UK) to launch one of the first few institutional real estate funds for the Indian real estate market. The fund was successfully launched with significant institutional support from the UK/ European markets. He has also advised on water infrastructure, to include advising a Swedish clean technology company in the water sector. He is also a member of the Forbury Investment Network advisory committee. He has also been involved with a number of early stage ventures.

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