2024 Volkswagen ID.4
The 2024 Volkswagen ID.4 continues to build on its reputation as a practical and affordable electric SUV. Initially launched in 2020, the ID.4 has quickly become a standout choice in the electric vehicle (EV) market, offering a blend of value, space, and modern design.
Chattanooga, Tennessee, this all-electric SUV is poised to capture the hearts of both budget-conscious and environmentally-conscious drivers. In this buyer’s guide and review, we’ll explore the details of the 2024 Volkswagen ID.4, its features, pricing, performance, and more.
What’s New for 2024?
For 2024, Volkswagen has made several key improvements to the ID.4 to enhance performance and range, particularly for models equipped with the larger 77 kWh battery pack. The changes include:
- Upgraded electric motor: Models with the 77 kWh battery now feature an upgraded electric motor, boosting the power output. Rear-wheel-drive models receive 282 horsepower, while all-wheel-drive models get up to 330 horsepower, improving the ID.4’s performance.
- Extended range: These upgrades will increase driving range compared to the 2023 ID.4, which achieved an estimated 275 miles per charge.
- Enhanced infotainment: The 2024 ID.4 has a new 12.9-inch display, offering a more intuitive user interface. Volkswagen has also added backlit controls for volume and climate control for improved convenience and introduced some new wheel designs.
Fuel Economy and Real-World mpg
EPA fuel economy estimates for the 2024 ID.4 are pending. However, real-world testing has shown promising results:
- On a 75 mph highway fuel-economy test route, the rear-wheel-drive ID.4 achieved 82 MPGe and traveled 190 miles.
- It’s important to consider that EPA range figures sometimes differ from real-world results, particularly in different driving conditions.
Pricing and Which One To Buy
The 2024 Volkswagen ID.4 is available in multiple trim levels with various features and pricing:
While the Standard model offers the most budget-friendly option, you should consider the midrange Pro trim. This configuration helps maximize the ID.4’s driving range and enables quick DC charging at public charging terminals. Additionally, you can upgrade the Pro trim to include an all-wheel drive and a larger battery, providing extra performance without sacrificing range.
Estimated starting price of $41,000.
Estimated starting price of $46,000.
Estimated starting price of $46,000.
Estimated starting price of $51,000.
Pro S Plus
Estimated starting price of $53,000.
Engine, Transmission, and Performance
The 2024 Volkswagen ID.4 is available in rear- and all-wheel-drive configurations. The base models have a single rear-mounted electric motor with a 58 kWh battery, delivering 201 horsepower. In contrast, the top-tier dual-motor, all-wheel-drive model features a larger 77 kWh battery and outputs an impressive 330 horsepower. Notable performance aspects include:
- A maximum towing capacity of 2,700 pounds.
- Regenerative braking.
- Outstanding acceleration performance, with the rear-wheel-drive ID.4 achieving a zero-to-60 mph time of 7.6 seconds, while the dual-motor all-wheel-drive model has a significantly improved time of 5.4 seconds.
- A smooth and refined ride quality, offering a comfortable and quiet cabin experience.
Range, Charging, and Battery Life
The 2024 ID.4 is available with different battery configurations that impact driving range:
The base 58 kWh battery pack provides an estimated range of up to 209 miles for the single-motor, rear-drive version.
Models equipped with the 77 kWh battery pack offer an extended driving range.
The ID.4 supports various charging options, including home charging on 110- or 240-volt connections and DC fast charging.
Safety and Driver-Assistance Features
The ID.4 offers a range of standard and optional driver-assistance technologies through their IQ.DRIVE safety system. Some of the system’s most exciting features that aim to keep you and your passengers safe include:
- Automated emergency braking with pedestrian detection.
- Lane departure warning with lane-keeping assist.
- Adaptive cruise control.
- A blind-spot monitor with rear cross-traffic alert.
- Emergency assist.
- Travel assist.
Warranty and Maintenance Coverage
Volkswagen provides the following warranty and maintenance coverage for the 2024 ID.4:
- Limited warranty: Four years or 50,000 miles.
- Powertrain warranty: Four years or 50,000 miles.
- Battery components: Eight years or 100,000 miles.
- Complimentary maintenance: Two years or 20,000 miles.
Volkswagen offers two years of 30-minute complimentary fast charging on the Electrify America network.
We’re Here To Help
Volkswagen of Marion in Illinois is your trusted partner in finding your perfect 2024 Volkswagen ID.4. Our commitment to providing a seamless car-buying experience extends beyond just offering an impressive lineup of ID.4 models. We understand that buying a car involves many important decisions, and we’re here to assist you every step of the way.
To begin your journey, simply apply online financing, saving you time and paperwork at the dealership. Our user-friendly payment calculator can help you estimate your monthly payments, ensuring your new ID.4 fits comfortably within your budget.
Our experienced staff is always ready to answer any questions you have, whether related to the ID.4’s features, financing options, or anything else you need clarification on. Contact us today to schedule an appointment or test-drive one of our new vehicles.