- The Porsche Taycan is the first-ever all-electric vehicle launched by Porsche.
- To date, there are 8 models of Porsche Taycan.
The Porsche Taycan is the first-ever all-electric vehicle launched by Porsche which is a German automobile manufacturer. The concept of Taycan was unveiled at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. It is offered in different variants and these include saloon model, Cross Turismo, 2 door coupe, and convertible models.
All models of Porsche Taycan.
The Porsche Taycan has a full steel aluminum hybrid body. The Taycan looks really sleek. The bonnet, tailgate, and doors are also aluminum-made. The black look added in the lower valance, side window trims, door sill guards, and side skirts makes the car look very eye-catching and strong.
The Porsche Taycan has an E-performance powertrain with a permanent magnet synchronous motor on the front and rear axle. It is powered by a high voltage battery pack with a capacity of 93.4 K W H. It has 2-speed transmission on the rear axle. For the activation of dynamic performance settings including launch control, sport mode is there. Range mode for the activation of efficiency-oriented settings. This provides a thrilling shift during hard acceleration. The 6 piston aluminum monobloc fixed brake calipers at the front and 4 Pistons aluminum monobloc fixed brake calipers at the rear, makes the car stop at any hurdle immediately. The 19-inch Taycan aero wheels, give the car a very sporty look. The wheels have the monochrome Porsche Crest.
It is available in 2 powerful colors and they are white and black. It has got a big 16.8-inch curved display. The partial leather interior makes the car look classy not only from the outside but also from the inside.
Taycan 4 Cross Turismo
A more off-roading design is given to the Taycan 4 Cross Turismo. The front, rear axle, and side skirt have a very unique and distinctive design. The Porsche Taycan and Taycan 4 Cross Turismo, both have black elements and a fully galvanized steel aluminum body. It has a ground clearance level of 20 mm which is more than the Taycan. If you choose for the off-road design package then an extra 10 mm of ground clearance is provided. It gives a top speed of 220 kilometers per hour.
Unlike the Porsche Taycan, the Taycan 4 Cross Turismo has a single-speed transmission on the front axle and 2-speed transmission on the rear axle. It has got a panoramic fixed glass roof which reaches beyond the second row of seats and gives a spectacular view. On your request, you can get a rear-mounted bike Carrier fixed which can carry up to 3 additional bicycles.
It also has a 16.8-inch curved display. It is surrounded by control panels with direct touch control for selecting lighting and chassis function.
The multi-functional sports steering wheel makes the car very smooth and comfortable to ride. The carpet and floor mats are made of sustainable materials.
Taycan Turbo S
It is a 4 door, 4 seater sedan which makes it look like a part of the Porsche brand. The Taycan Turbo S has a very sporty look with a lowered bonnet. It is powered up to 460 KW, turbo boost power with launch control up to 560 kW, and maximum torque with launch control 1050 nm. It generates up to 750 horsepower. Like all other models of Porsche Taycan, it also has a fully galvanized steel and aluminum body. The Porsche dynamic light system plus is included in the LED matrix headlights. LED lighting is also included in the interior part of the car to make it look more appealing. It is included in the switch-off delay function, footwell for front and rear, glove compartment lighting, reading lights, incident light, makeup mirror in the sun visors, luggage compartment light, and door compartment lights.
The safety features are top-notch. An integrated side impact protection is fixed in 4 doors. An active bonnet system is also fixed. Full-size airbags knee airbags and side airbags for the driver and front passenger. A 16.8-inch curved infotainment display that contains up to 5 configurable views. It is available in 11 vibrant metallic colors. They are jet black metallic, volcano grey metallic, Carara white metallic, gentian blue metallic, dolomite silver metallic, mamba green metallic, frozen blue metallic, mahogany metallic, frozen Berry metallic, cherry metallic, coffee beige metallic.
The Taycan 4S gives fresh features as well as new battery choices. It has a lower capacity of 71.0 KW H battery and an 83.7 kW H pack of battery is still available. It has a more affordable all-wheel drive. It comes with a 522 HP powertrain. The 19-inch wheels make the car look sporty and an adaptive air suspension, a partial leather interior, and a keyless entry attract huge customers. Taycan 4S is equipped with a performance battery plus. This increases the size of the battery pack and also increases the horsepower rating to 562.
The different modes added to the car by the company make the car more market-worthy. The sport mode for activation of dynamic performance settings, the range mode for activation of efficiency-oriented settings, and the gravel mode for activation of settings with increased bad road capabilities- increases the agility and performance of the car. These features make Taycan more entertaining to drive. The Sport Chrono package includes a GT function sports steering wheel and mode switch control.
This car generates up to 522 horsepower with a lower 79.2 kW H battery. This increase is up to 562 horsepower with the optional pack of 83.7 kW H. Its prompt acceleration and point-and-shoot handling are really impressive and provides huge speed. It is estimated to go 199 miles with the smaller battery and 227 miles with the bigger pack. The company provides a different color scheme to choose from.
Taycan 4S Cross Turismo
The Taycan 4S Cross Turismo comes with 2 large battery packs. Like its name, it has few crossovers and soft road credibilities. It measures 4.974 mm in length, 1.967 min-width, and 1.409 mm in height. The off-road package increases the height of the car by an additional 0.4 inches. The silver color patches around the lower body make the car look more elegant and classy. Like all other models of Taycan, it also has galvanized aluminum bodyshell, partial leather in the interior, and black elements around the car.
As the car has a wagon shape, there is an additional rear-seat passenger space and also an expanded rear cargo area. The Taycan 4S Cross Turismo is a combination of performance, speed, looks, and space. It is available in 2 strong colors, that is black and white. The 2-speed automatic transmission enables, line acceleration and more efficient high-speed cruising.
The Porsche Taycan has always produced new concept cars. The Taycan Turbo is a tonne heavier. It has got no suspension management or rear-axle steering. This gives a very fast cornering to the Taycan Turbo. It has perfectly crafted sporting pre-tensioners and 2.3-tonne kerb weight, and also very advanced adaptive damping that just glides over the place.
Advancing into the future leaves internal combustion a smoky relic in your mirrors. It churns out 680 bhp and a maximum of 627 lb-ft of torque. It rushes from 0 mph to 124 mph in just 10.6 seconds. It has got a top speed of 260 kilometers per hour. The steering wheel of the Porsche Taycan Turbo is well crafted.
The carbide-coated brakes mega makes it give both performance and experience. The off-chamber corner offers the car have a sudden change of snaps. It has got a very growling sound, which every other sports car should have. The Taycan turbo has got an “electric sport sound”.
Once the Taycan turbo is fully charged it can go over 200 miles. If you keep it in energy-saving arrange mode as much as possible, the battery will give the readings as 2/3rd full by lunchtime. The Taycan Turbo has got Porsche 800 Volt system and lithium-ion battery, which allows drawing 270 kWh from a very fast charger. The Porsche Tayan Turbo comes at a very high price, but if you want other important options like rear axle steer and PDDC sport and Porsche’s adaptive chassis system, the price just climbs up.
Taycan Turbo Cross Turismo
The Taycan Turbo Cross Turismo has got the same 93.4 kW battery which is slung underneath. This powers the same motors with the same power outputs across the Taycan 4, Taycan 4 S, Taycan Turbo, and Taycan Turbo S. To have a smooth suspension double-wishbone front and multilink rear with adaptive air springs and 4 wheel steering are provided.
It has got new wheel mounts, strut supports, and a redesign self-leveling system. It has got a top speed of 250 kilometers per hour. The engines generate 680 PS. A bigger boot is offered in the Taycan Turbo Cross Turismo. The rear seats of the Turbo Cross Turismo get no more legroom, but an extra 36 mm of headroom. The 3 chamber air suspension is fitted a bit higher. So, this overall lifts the body of the car by up to 30 mm.
A new gravel mode is added which adapts the torque distribution and throttle response. And Off-Road Design Package is offered as an option that will protect your wheels from stone impacts when you go out for off-roading.
Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo
The Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo offers new rear fenders, a longer roof, and a new rear hatch in the place of a trunk. It has got subtle moldings and the standard air spring. Hence this gives some more ground clearance to the Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo. It offers more space than the Sedan. It weighs more than 5000 pounds.
It has got 2 electric motors- one at the front axle and one behind the rear axle. To complete the void between the 2 axles, 396 battery cells which deliver an electric current of 800 volts are placed. It generally produces an output of 616 horsepower. But after the activation of the over-boost feature with launch control, the output goes up to 750 horsepower and a maximum of 774 lb-ft of torque. The Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo costs more than the Turbo S Sedan.
There has been a 36% first-quarter surge. Around 9,072 Taycan were delivered by Porsche. Porsche is delivering more upgraded versions of Taycan every time with powerful performance, looks, and features. Its global deliveries rose to 71,987 approximately cars in the first quarter. The sales of the Porsche Taycan have been very strong and nearly matched those of the iconic 911 sports cars.