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Browsing the "Porsche Taycan Turbo" Tag

Are Legacy Automakers Screwed?

December 16th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider

Are legacy automakers' EVs screwed? Sean Mitchell from "All Things EV" asks a question that many EV followers ask often, and then tries to answer it


2012 Tesla Model S Crushes 2020 EV Entrants

December 15th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider

The 2012 Tesla Model S, despite being nearly 8 years old, is crushing the new 2019 and 2020 EV entrants on range and efficiency. In a tweet by our favorite Earl of FrunkPuppy, he shares a screenshot from the US government's Fuel Economy website, which offers comparisons between vehicles on key metrics


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


Thanks, Tesla — Porsche Taycan EV Outperforms Fossil Panamera Sibling

October 20th, 2019 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

The Porsche Taycan offers much higher performance "bang for the buck" compared to its gas-powered Panamera sedan sibling. This applies across the board — the new Taycan 4s variant provides faster acceleration than the Panamera GTS whilst being 20% less expensive, and the Turbo and Turbo S variants significantly outperform their more expensive Panamera siblings. Surely some mistake by Porsche


The Porsche Taycan Premiere, From A Tesla Owner’s Perspective

October 18th, 2019 | by Guest Contributor

Porsche earns points for style and making its grand entry into the EV world amongst an impressive backdrop. The goal of the day, and the time since that day, was to find out what the Taycan is built for and what the Porsche mission is with it. Gas and diesel vehicles still have a place in the product line, including hybrid models, so is the Taycan seen by Porsche as a corner jewel in the case or as a foundational stone for an eventual 100% electric Porsche lineup


Porsche Taycan 4S Launched — More Affordable At ~$100,000, Smaller Battery

October 17th, 2019 | by Guest Contributor

Porsche has just announced a new Taycan variant named the "Taycan 4S." The German automaker is making the model a bit more affordable and perhaps aims to give a tougher time to Tesla Model S sales now that Porsche Taycan production is in full swing at the company’s purpose-built Zuffenhausen factory



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