Porsche received 20 thousand pre-orders for the electric Taycan

Porsche received 20 thousand pre-orders for the electric Taycan

March 11, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

On the not yet released electric Porsche Taycan around the world was left about 20 000 pre-orders with a deposit of 2500 euros. In Norway alone, the number of applications amounted to three thousand. The public debut of the first Porsche battery model will take place in September of this year.

According to the head of Porsche Oliver Blum, he is delighted with the Taycan, which the top manager was able to test at the landfill in the Swedish Arjeplog. Blum believes that the engineers managed to find the optimal chassis settings and make the electric car look like a Porsche with a traditional power plant. Due to the high demand, Porsche is considering the issue of increasing the planned production volume.

From Blum it became known that the Taycan will be offered in two versions with batteries of different capacities. First, the eldest modification will enter the market. The price of the model with less capacious batteries will be about 100 thousand euros.

Cross Turismo electric cross-station wagon will also be built on the basis of Porsche Taycan – its mass production will begin in the early 2020s. The next electric model of the brand will be the battery Macan. By 2025, the Porsche line is expected to be 50 percent electrified.