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Volkswagen ID. R completes its first test on the Nordschleife

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One day after the world premiere for the new ID. R at the Nürburgring, Romain Dumas drove the first test laps on the Nordschleife in the fully electric race car. On the 20.832-kilometre-long circuit, the Frenchman completed an extensive testing programme, driving two alternative ID. R chassis to make optimal use of the available time. In doing so, Volkswagen Motorsport began the final preparation phase for the attempt to set a new lap record for electric vehicles on the tradition-steeped track in the Eifel with the 500 kW (680 PS) race car.

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Duration 02:48
Posted Apr 26, 2019
Series General
Event I.D. R Nordschleife unveil
Drivers Romain Dumas
Teams Volkswagen Motorsport
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