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Tesla Model S Has Almost Twice The EPA Range Of Porsche Taycan — 373 Miles vs 201 Miles

December 12th, 2019 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

The Porsche Taycan Turbo has received its official EPA range rating, achieving a very disappointing 201 miles. This is a significantly lower range than EVs costing a quarter of the price, and just over half the range of the base Tesla Model S. It's yet more proof that engineering prowess in the era of gas vehicles is no guarantee of success in the age of EVs


How The EPA Rates An Electric Car

December 5th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Ever wonder what that sticker on the rear window of a new car is and where the information on it comes from? Here's everything you ever wanted to know, and more.


Jaguar Responds To Criticism About I-PACE Efficiency

November 5th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Some testers have found the Jaguar I-PACE has less real world range than the EPA or WLTP estimates. Jaguar says people should relax and drive happy. The I-PACE is a great car that is a joy to drive.


Mercedes Doubles Down On NEDC Range Claim For EQC

September 6th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

A controversy has arisen over the actual range of the Mercedes EQC. Officially the company says 450 km or 279 miles. But in its press release, it says "about 200 miles" repeatedly. Which is it?



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