2022 Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupe

Volkswagen is no stranger to the SUV and its sub-segment SUV Coupe, and while it does have an electric SUV, it hasn’t had an all-electric SUV coupe yet. Well, that’s until now.

2022 Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupe

Folks, meet the new Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupé. Alright. You probably have heard of it already. So, we are just going to let you know that pre-sales for the ID.5 have just been launched. Well, at least, it is in Germany.

The 2022 Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupé is offered with three engine options: ID.5 Pro, ID.5 Pro Performance, and ID.5 GTX. The latter is the range-topper armed with a dual-motor all-wheel-drive system that offers a peak output of 220 kW (295 HP) and makes 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph) in 6.3 seconds.

2022 Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupe

Additionally, the ID.5 GTX has a peak charging power of up to 150 kW which affords it a 100 km (62 miles) range with just 6 minutes of charging at fast-charging stations.

Meanwhile, the ID.5 Pro and the ID.5 Pro Performance are two-wheel drive variants that offer a peak output of 128 kW (172 HP) and 150 kW (201 HP), respectively. The ID.5 Pro and the ID.5 Pro Performance charging peak out at 135 kW.

2022 Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupe

Anyhoo, whichever engine you choose, it will be paired to a large 77 kWh battery system which provides a range of up to 520 km or 323 miles (or 490 km or 304 miles for the ID.5 GTX).

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With the 2022 Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupé, customers will be treated to the new ID.Software 3.0 which can be updated over-the-air and there is, of course, a full suite of connectivity coupled with the latest infotainment and assist systems.

The 2022 Volkswagen ID.5 e-SUV Coupé is available to order in Germany with a starting price of 46,515 euros (about US$52,169). No words the U.S. availability. In the meantime, here’s the intro video:

All images courtesy of Volkswagen AG.