According to the results of tests of the popular American automotive magazine MotorTrend, the German electric sedan Porsche Taycan has set a new speed record in overcoming 402 meters for electric vehicles. He was even faster Tesla Model S in version P100D.
According to U.S. magazine MotorTrend (MT), all-electric sedan all-wheel drive Porsche Taycan in the performance of the Turbo S can drive a standard distance of 402 m (quarter mile) faster than all previously tested cars.
The publication claims that “the previous record holder among electric vehicles (BEV) had the sedan Tesla Model S in version P100D (known as Plood), the result overcome 402 meters which is of 10.51 seconds and a top speed equal 201,12 km/h Test Taycan Turbo S accelerates “by 9.17 km/h faster at a speed of 209,81 km/h for up 10.47 seconds”.
In addition, MT shares what Taycan Turbo S: “was the third fastest Porsche and 12th quickest of any vehicle over the last ten years research, which was conducted by experts edition of MotorTrend. He even was faster than a sports coupe 911 Turbo S”.
MotorTrend noted that when testing electric cars every participant must have a charge level of at least 75% or higher and the temperature behind a Board should be not less than the 26.6 Celsius.”
Test drivers say that Porsche and Taycan and used Tesla Model S all-wheel drive system, which helped them to perform so well in tests for acceleration.