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Porsche Taycan first specs confirmed: over 600 horsepower, 300 miles of range

It's been almost three years since Porsche made the announcement to put its Mission E electric sedan concept into production. In that time we've managed to glean very little information regarding the production version, which Porsche has decided to call a Taycan and will start producing in 2019. With development now in its last legs, Porsche is...

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2020 Porsche Taycan spy shots and video

Behold the production version of 2015's stunning Mission E concept: the 2020 Porsche Taycan. The car is a small fastback sedan sedan with an electric powertrain. Don't worry, those exhaust tips are just dummy units to fool onlookers. The rest of the design is very close to the concept we first saw at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show. From the elegant...

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Porsche teaches us how to pronounce Taycan

Dramatic music begins to play. The voice-over rolls in like thunder through verdant hills. A ballerina leaps through a dark space; she is power and poise personified. We've set the stage and now it's time to take a visual journey through a handful of Porsche models by way of a series of jolting, quick cuts. Is this going to be one of those cliche-laden...

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Porsche Taycan is the name for the production Mission E

Porsche continues to prepare its assault on Tesla, and on Friday the German automaker announced the production version of the Mission E concept will be called the Porsche Taycan (pronounced "tie-con"). Set to likely be unveiled later in 2018—possibly at the 2018 Los Angeles auto show—the Taycan will square off with the Tesla Model S, though it...

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Porsche gives us our best look yet at the production Mission E

It's been more than two years since Porsche made the announcement to put its Mission E electric sedan concept into production. In that time we've managed to glean very little information regarding the production version. That changed Thursday when the German automaker released the first photos of the production model, albeit in prototype form...

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Porsche rolls out Mission E Cross Turismo concept in Geneva

Porsche has given us an indication of a potential second body style for its electric car arriving in 2019. At the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show on Tuesday, Porsche rolled out the Mission E Cross Turismo concept and said the show car had good prospects for making it into production. The Mission E Cross Turismo is essentially 2015's Mission E concept...

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Porsche electric vehicle executive takes jab at Tesla

Porsche might not be sure where it stands on diesels, but it's marching firmly forward toward electrification. The automaker is working on bringing its Mission E concept to production, and working to get electric Porsche models into production. One Porsche executive also seized an opportunity to take an easy jab at Tesla along the way. According to a report...

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Porsche investing $7.5B in electrification over next 4 years

Porsche will aid VW Group's electrification charge with an even larger investment than it had originally planned. Through 2022, Porsche has $7.5 billion earmarked for electrification, up from $3.7 billion. The investment will focus on plug-in hybrids, pure electric cars, the brand's Turbocharger fast-charging stations, and various other "smart mobility"...

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2020 Porsche ‘Mission E’ spy shots and video

Behold the production version of Porsche's Mission E concept. The car is a small sport sedan with an electric powertrain. Don't worry, those exhaust tips are just dummy units to fool onlookers. The rest of the design is very close to the striking concept we first saw at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show. From the elegant front to the fastback roof to...

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2020 Porsche ‘Mission E’ electric sedan spy shots

Behold the production version of Porsche's Mission E concept. The car is a small sport sedan with an electric powertrain. Don't worry, those exhaust tips are dummy units to fool onlookers. The rest of the design is very close to the striking concept we first saw at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. From the elegant front to the fastback roof to the...

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