Porsche marks 10k Taycan sales, delivers to USA this year

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According to CEO Oliver Blume, Porsche has now marked up 10,000 purchase contracts for its Taycan electric sports car. The first Taycans are scheduled to roll into US dealers before the end of this year. The next planned market launches are apparently running on schedule. By 2020, there will be more than 20,000 vehicles more […]

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Porsche working on quadruple-motor AWD e-SUV

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Porsche Engineering has developed an electrically powered SUV with all-wheel drive and four engines – one for each wheel. Since the specially developed torque control does not require additional sensors, the software can also be used for different vehicle setups and engine arrangements. The requirement of the unspecified customer of Porsche’s engineering service provider was […]

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Model X beats Porsche Taycan, joins other Teslas with Euro five star safety rating

Tesla Model X received maximum five star safety rating from European safety ratings body Euro NCAP, beating Porsche Taycan and with 98% for adult occupants which may earn it the title of “Best in Class”.
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Porsche Taycan matches Tesla Model 3, Model X Euro NCAP 5-star safety rating

The Taycan is one of Porsche’s biggest announcements in recent years, and the company’s first crack at an all-electric performance car recently received top marks in terms of crash-test safety ratings from the European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP). The announcement comes shortly after news that the Tesla Model X was given the same […]

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Porsche Taycan finds warm welcome among veteran Tesla owners–this is a good thing

The Porsche Taycan may be seeing some delays in its production schedule, but the all-electric vehicle from Stuttgart’s premier sports car maker continues to attract a lot of interest nonetheless. And if a recent statement from Klaus Zellmer, president and CEO of Porsche Cars North America, is any indication, it appears that the Taycan is […]

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Formula E: Two Brits take the honours at the Diriyah E-Prix

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The Formula E is back for its sixth season, presenting a whole a new battle between German carmakers as Mercedes and Porsche join Audi and BMW in the all-electric racing series. At the season opener, two British drivers dominated headlines; Sam Bird (Envision Virgin Racing) and Alexander Sims (BMW i Andretti Motorsport) claimed victories at […]

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Porsche Taycan deliveries look to be delayed

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It appears that Porsche will also be facing delivery difficulties: Deliveries of the Porsche Taycan to customers will start later than originally planned – at least in Norway. Reservation holders of the Taycan in Norway have been informed by Porsche that despite all efforts to deliver the electric model from January, “due to the enormous […]

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Porsche notifies Taycan reservation holders about production delays

Porsche Taycan reservation holders from Norway recently received a rather disappointing message from the veteran German sports car maker. As it turns out, deliveries for the all-electric Taycan will be starting later than expected, with the automaker estimating a delay of about 8-10 weeks.  The message, which was recently sent out to Taycan reservation holders […]

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