The Technology and Features of the Porsche Taycan

October 10th, 2022 by

The Porsche Taycan sedan is available in five trim levels. The baseline model has a fully-electric battery range of 282 miles and offers up to 402 horsepower. The highest trim level, the Taycan Turbo S, delivers up to 750 horsepower.

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Porsche Taycan 4S Luxury Electric VehicleThe Porsche Taycan is a powerful fully electric sedan. The Taycan has an estimated range of 282 miles on a single charge. The 402-horsepower electric engine is capable of producing top speeds of 143 miles per hour with 254 pound-feet of torque. The Porsche Taycan has a total charging time of 9.5 hours using a Level 2 charger. Using maximum charging power, the Taycan can be charged up to 80% in just 22.5 minutes using DC Fast charging.

The Porsche Taycan is available in 10 trim levels. In addition to the baseline model, drivers can choose between the Taycan 4S, GTS, Turbo, and Turbo S. All of these trims, except for the GTS, are holdovers from the 2021 Porsche Taycan.

In addition to the sedan models, the Porsche Taycan is also available in a wagon model, the Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo. The Cross Turismo is available in all the same trim levels, plus an additional GTS Sport Turismo trim.

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Porsche Taycan Trim Levels

The Taycan 4S, GTS, Turbo, and Turbo S models each offer enhanced performance over the base model. Exact specifications are not yet available for the newest model year on all trims. However, the Taycan Turbo S boasts the highest horsepower of any sedan model, at 750 horsepower, capable of going from 0-60 MPH in just 2.6 seconds.

The Cross Turismo models offer similar power in a slightly larger sport back wagon frame.

Porsche Taycan InteriorThe interior of the Porsche Taycan 4 Cross Turismo Luxury Electric Vehicle

The cabin of the Porsche Taycan has a very modern and sporty aesthetic. The deep-set front seats give the cockpit a racecar-like feel. The Taycan is also equipped with an array of technologies that help the driver and passengers stay alert and connected while on the road.

A dual-screen entertainment display with wireless connectivity allows you to connect to any audio streaming service, such as Apple Music or Spotify. Below that is an 8.4 digital touchscreen center console display. This provides easy access to hands-free phone calls, navigation, temperature control, audio control, and more. 

The Taycan Cross Turismo models also provide ample cargo space (up to 48 cubic feet) thanks to its extra spacious rear storage.

The Porsche Taycan seats four passengers. Owners can choose between OLEA club leather seats or Race-Tex microfiber seats.

The Porsche Taycan has an array of advanced optional features. These include a digital head-up display, a dash-mounted analog compass display and customizable ambient cabin lighting.

Porsche Taycan Safety Features

Porsche has equipped the Taycan with all of the most advanced safety features available to them. The Taycan is equipped with driver assistance features like road sign detection, lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control, and surround view parking assistance.

The Porsche Taycan also has a built-in Intelligent Range Manager system. This system can optimize the performance of your vehicle based on the projected route and available battery range.

Drivers can also use the MyPorsche app to check the status and location of their vehicle remotely from their mobile devices. This app enables users to check their Taycan’s charge, control the cabin temperature, or even book service appointments directly from the app.

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