In conversations with Audi and Porsche at the LA Auto Show, a trend emerged: both companies seem quite pleased that so many of their EV sales interest is coming from their own existing, internal combustion customers.
Porsche Taycan Stories Yesterday
Porsche Taycan Stories November 20
Porsche is finding out that it is quite difficult to produce an all-electric vehicle. The German automaker announced that the Taycan, its first all-electric car, is facing some production delays. expand full story
Porsche Taycan Stories October 30
We previously reported on a direct comparison between the Tesla Model S and the new Porsche Taycan, but the review had its issues.
Now a Tesla Model S ‘Raven’ vs Porsche Taycan Turbo S gives a fairer look at the two top-of-the-line electric sedans and it concludes both are great cars. expand full story
Porsche Taycan Stories October 28
Porsche just launched the Taycan, its first all-electric car, but it’s also about to follow it up with a “Cross Turismo” wagon version of the car, and a prototype was recently spotted on the racetrack. expand full story
Porsche Taycan Stories October 16
A German TV show managed to get their hands on both a Porsche Taycan Turbo S and a Tesla Model S P100D at the same time and they did some comparison tests.
However, there are some caveats to the tests. expand full story
Porsche Taycan Stories October 14
Porsche has unveiled a new entry-level version of the Taycan, the Taycan 4S, with a new smaller battery pack option and less power. expand full story
Porsche Taycan Stories October 3
Porsche has released raw footage of a Taycan electric car being built from the ground up in their factory in Zuffenhausen. expand full story
Porsche Taycan Stories October 2
In this post, we review the portable EV charging cords that come standard with the following electric vehicles sold in North America: Tesla (all models), the Audi e-tron, the Nissan Leaf, the Jaguar I-Pace, the Porsche Taycan, the Chevy Bolt, the BMW i3, and Hyundai (all BEVs). This review is pretty wild; the specs (usefulness) of OEM standard charging cords are all over the place. Some car makers gave a ton of thought to this while others clearly gave none. That’s concerning, because “electricity is everywhere” is a major argument in favor of EV ownership, but that’s only meaningful if you can usefully tap the grid.
Porsche announced that it is increasing the production capacity of the Taycan, its first all-electric car, after seeing high demand for the electric sports car. expand full story
Porsche Taycan Stories September 20
A Porsche Taycan drove past a Tesla Model S prototype that broke down while testing on the Nurburgring racetrack, and the TSLA short community is going crazy over it.
You know you’re doing pretty well when your detractors have to grasp at irrelevant events like these to justify their views. expand full story