Volkswagen will introduce a new electric sedan based on its MEB modular electric vehicle architecture.
Why it matters
A concept car, called ID Aero, previews the Chinese version of this electric sedan, though Volkswagen confirmed a variant for Europe and North America is in the works, as well.
The Volkswagen ID Aero concept will debut on June 27.
Volkswagen released a teaser of its upcoming electric sedan on Tuesday, ahead of a premiere on June 27. Called ID Aero, the initial concept will preview the version of the sedan designed for China, though Volkswagen confirmed a variant of this EV will also be sold in Europe and North America.
The ID Aero rides on the same modular electric architecture Volkswagen uses for theand . The ID Aero measures 5 meters long, which makes it about 5 inches longer than the .
This sedan might be a further evolution of Volkswagen's horribly namedthat first debuted in 2018. That show car also spawned the , which is also said to be destined for production.
The road-going version of the ID Aero sedan is scheduled to go on sale in China in the second half of 2023. That's also when Volkswagen will likely debut the American/European variant, with production of that sedan expected to kick off shortly thereafter at Volkswagen's plant in Emden, Germany.