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ID.3 Pro: Energy consumption combined: 16.2-14.9 kWh/100 km; CO2 emissions combined: 0 g/km; CO2 class: A. Information on consumption and CO₂ emissions with ranges depending on the selected equipment of the vehicle.

We Connect Start - gets you to your destination with ease

This is an offer by Volkswagen AG, Germany.

The smart connection to your Volkswagen ID.

Are you driving an ID. family model? Then you can stay connected and all-electric on the road: The We Connect Start online services for ID. models with ID. Software under 3.0 bring digital assist systems on board, provide the latest information on charging management and traffic and control selected functions with the We Connect/ Volkswagen app. 

With an update to a minimum of ID. Software 3.0, you can expand your connectivity offering with services from We Connect for your ID. Find out which online services your ID. supports with the compatibility checkOpens an external link

An overview of the benefits for you:

  • Connected and Internet-ready
  • Access to many vehicle functions possible via Volkswagen app


Ready to go when you are

Want to check your ID. model’s remaining range? With the Volkswagen app on your smartphone, you can keep track of your battery’s charge level and remaining range when your ID. is online and check whether the charging cable is connected. If it is, you can start or stop charging sessions from your sofa. To do so, simply enter your departure time for work once and your ID. will be waiting for you with a full charge every morning.  

We Charge

We Charge – charging made simple

We Charge makes charging your ID. even easier. At home using the connected wall box or on the road with public charge points from one of Europe’s biggest and fastest-growing charging networks. The In-Car App directly integrated into the infotainment system of your ID. is especially practical, as it enables you to search for available charging stations near you on the map – including information about the available connector types and charging speeds – and use them as a navigation destination.

The charging plans, charging card and ID. Charger models are a service provided by Volkswagen Group Charging GmbH (Elli, Site notice & Legal information).

Connected with the Volkswagen app


Connected with the Volkswagen app

The Volkswagen app - the digital companion for your ID.

Download the convenience update for the ID. family: the Volkswagen app connects you to your Volkswagen ID. and everything that matters. It turns your smartphone into a remote control you can use to manage many useful vehicle functions. So you can always keep track of your ID. – even when you're not inside it.

Enjoy a whole world of online services with We Connect for your ID. 

We Connect for your ID. expands your digital possibilities from ID. Software 3.0 with extra smart everyday tools to connect you with your vehicle and lots of useful information. 

VW Connect and We Connect for your ID.

With all kinds of online services, your ID. provides extra comfort like you have in your smart home. Here you can see which services you can use in your vehicle from ID. Software 3.0 onwards. 

ID. Software Updates

Software updates keep your ID. Up-to-date and constantly allow you to use new services. These include the enhanced We Connect online services for your ID. which are available from ID. Software 3.0. 

Just register and get started

Here, we explain how you can activate We Connect Start with just a few easy steps to take advantage of our digital services in your car and on your smartphone.

Additionally, you can download the activation instructions as a PDF.

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Compatibility check. Here is a first look at which mobile online services are
available in your Volkswagen

Take the digital options in your ID. model to a new level.

Any questions? You’ll find rapid answers or personal advice on our digital services here.

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Disclaimer by Volkswagen

The stated consumption and emissions data is not based on a single individual vehicle and is not part of the offer, but serves solely to facilitate comparisons between different types of vehicles. Additional equipment and accessories (attachments, tyre format, etc.) could change relevant vehicle parameters, such as weight, rolling resistance and aerodynamics. As well as weather and traffic conditions and personal driving style, these add-ons could also affect a vehicle’s fuel consumption, power consumption, CO2 emissions and performance.
A two- or three-zone air conditioning system is required for voice control. Online Voice Control is currently available for the following languages: English (UK and US), German, Danish, French, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Spanish and Czech. The language you can use to interact with Voice Control depends on the language selected in your infotainment system.
When you buy a new vehicle, you have the opportunity to use digital services from VW Connect / VW Connect Plus or We Connect / We Connect Plus for the free initial contract period. To use the VW Connect / VW Connect Plus or We Connect / We Connect Plus services for the ID. family, you must have a Volkswagen ID user account and need to log in with your username and password. Once the Volkswagen ID user account has been successfully set up and linked to your vehicle, you can use the vehicle-, country-, software- and equipment-specific digital services for an initial contract period free of charge. For this purpose, a separate VW Connect / VW Connect Plus or We Connect / We Connect Plus contract must be concluded with Volkswagen AG online at www.myvolkswagen.net or via the Volkswagen” app (available in the App Store and Google Play Store). The actual length of the free contract period depends on when you activate the digital services. From the ninetieth day after initial delivery at the latest, the free initial contract period will begin to reduce automatically. You can view the exact contract period for your specific vehicle on myVolkswagen www.myvolkswagen.net. Some We Connect / We Connect Plus or VW Connect / VW Connect Plus mobile online services can only be used via the Volkswagen” app. A smartphone with a suitable iOS or Android operating system and SIM card with data option with an existing mobile data contract or one to be agreed separately between you and your mobile data provider is required to use the free app. Additional fees (for example, roaming charges) may arise when exchanging data on the Internet, depending on your particular mobile phone rate and especially when using the service abroad.   The mobile online services are available for the agreed contract period and may be subject to substantive changes during the contract period. The services included in the We Connect and We Connect Plus or VW Connect and VW Connect Plus packages may vary by country. Availability also depends on vehicle model, equipment and software version installed. This also applies to third-party services. More information is available at connect.volkswagen.com and your Volkswagen dealership. Please also take note of the current Terms and Conditions for the digital services of the ID. family. 
Volkswagen Group Ireland Limited (“VWGI”) believes the specifications and pricing on this website to be accurate and correct at the date of publication. Specifications, pricing, standard equipment, options, fabrics and colours are subject to change without notice by VWGI. Volkswagen Ireland reserves the right to change specification, prices and withdraw products from sale without notice. Please note that some possible configurations may no longer be available in production or stock. Contact your retailer for the latest information. Some vehicles are pictured with options that may be available at extra cost or may not be available on some models. Ask your retailer about availability of options and verify that the vehicle you ordered includes the equipment you ordered. Used Cars Disclaimer: All cars that are older than five years or have more than 120,000KM do not qualify for the Volkswagen Approved Used Car programme. *Recommended Dealer Delivery for ID. models includes an optional S-Pack ID. Service Plan (this includes one service with pollen filter and brake fluid replacement) which can be removed upon request. For non-ID. models, the *Recommended Dealer Delivery includes a full 3-year Service Plan (this includes 3 services) which can also be removed upon request. Please consult with your Volkswagen retailer for more information.