Volkswagen Korea to deliver ID.4 subsequent month


The new Tiguan Allspace media session on Aug. 23 (Volkswagen Korea)

The brand new Tiguan Allspace media session on Aug. 23 (Volkswagen Korea)

Volkswagen Korea will launch its first pure electrical sports activities utility automobile subsequent month as the primary abroad department of the German carmaker outdoors of Europe, its CEO mentioned Tuesday.

“ID.4, Volkswagen’s first pure electrical SUV, shall be launched in Korea and we would be the first nation on the planet for export market outdoors of Europe,” mentioned Sacha Askidjian, the chief director of Volkswagen Korea at a launching ceremony for the brand new Tiguan Allspace, a seven-seater household SUV outfitted with a gasoline engine.

The New Jetta, the preferred compact import sedan in Volkswagen’s product lineup, shall be additionally launched later this yr.

“Volkswagen AG needs to be part of and contribute to Korean mobility. Our short-term goal is to have a balanced portfolio when it comes to physique sort and in addition cut up between diesel, petrol, and EV,” he mentioned.

The announcement was made whereas launching the brand new Tiguan All, which Askidjian known as a “well-made German SUV.”

“The brand new Tiguan Allspace is among the strategic fashions that may lead the accessible premium. It is going to present a brand new premium worth that has by no means been skilled earlier than based mostly on its wonderful product worth which is tough to search out in different imported SUV class,” he mentioned.

It’s outfitted with a 2.0 TSI turbocharged petrol engine with direct injection that produces a most output of 186 horsepower and a most torque of 30.6 kilogram-meters.

In comparison with the earlier mannequin, the general size is 30mm longer and the general peak is 15mm decrease, finishing a sportier ratio and a snug indoor area.

The trunk is able to storing as much as 1,775 liters of products when the second row and the third row are folded.

The automobile is provided with superior security and comfort options akin to IQ.Drive-Journey Help to allow drivers to expertise snug and secure driving.

The SUV is priced at 50.2 million received ($37,300) with August promotional advantages.

By Hong Yoo (


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