VW ID.3: German Magazine Bashes EV For Low Build Quality And Paint

No, it was not talking about a Tesla.

Our usual readers will say we are repetitive, but we would rather fail for exaggerating than for neglecting. That said, we’ll repeat what our engineer friends warn us: being the first to have anything will turn you into a guinea pig. Auto Motor Und Sport reinforced that with its VW ID.3 test. Our German colleagues bashed the car mercilessly – and with good reason.

The first criticism made by Auto Motor Und Sport – right in the first paragraph – is that the ID.3 is not up to “VW’s usual high requirements for body parts fit accuracy, minimal gaps, high-quality materials, and finish.”