Modification Porsche Taycan with one electric motor and rear-wheel drive in the first phase of sales will be offered only in China.
Earlier, electric car Porsche Taycan had only the version equipped with dual electric motors and all-wheel drive system. Now debuted a more basic modification of the model. The presentation of the novelty took place in China, where, at first, and will sell such option Taycan.
Basic version of the Porsche Taycan provides for only one electric motor with a capacity of 408 HP with two-stage gearbox, the traction battery Performance with a capacity of 79.2 kW/h and rear drive. In this case, for extra charge you can order the battery Performance Plus the capacity of 93.4 kWh in this case, the maximum capacity will increase to 476 HP per charge electric car can travel up to 414 km in the NEDC cycle – with simple battery and 489 km with more expensive.
In the rest of the characteristics of the basic modification Porsche Taycan similar to more expensive versions. Thus, in the equipment of the electric car will be an electronically locking differential and adaptive air suspension with active stabilisers.
The cost of the basic version of the Porsche Taycan in the Chinese market will reach 888 thousand yuan, which is about 125 thousand dollars. It is likely that later a simple modification of the electric car will appear in other markets, particularly in Europe.