German Auto Manufacturer Porsche Unveils Second All-Electric Vehicle
German auto manufacturer Porsche announced its second-ever model of an all-electric vehicle. The new EV Macan comes in two forms—the Macan 4 and the slightly beefier Macan Turbo.
Both of these all-electric SUVs have high-performance 100-kilowatt-hour batteries. These are also the first Porsches to use an 800-volt architecture, which allows the cars to charge from 10 to 80 percent in 21 minutes at a 270-kilowatt DC fast charger. The cars will be just as quick on the road: The Macan 4 puts out the equivalent of 402 horsepower, and the Turbo model puts out 630 hp. Zero to 60 times are 4.9 seconds for the Macan 4 and 3.1 seconds for the Turbo. Range is equally impressive; Porsche is claiming its SUVs will go well over 300 miles per charge.
The Macan’s interior will feature a network of displays the company calls the Porsche Driver Experience. It’s a combination of displays in front of the driver, a display on the console, and augmented-reality tech that can overlay images like digital navigation arrows on the road in front of you as you’re driving.
Porsche’s Macan model was originally launched in 2014, so this new electric version marks the 10th anniversary of the model. It is Porsche’s second fully electric vehicle, after the $150,000 Taycan was released in 2019. The Macan 4 will start at $78,800, while the Turbo model goes for $105,300. (There’s also a $1,650 delivery fee for both.) Look for them in the second half of the year.
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I’m so excited to hear that Porsche has released its second all-electric car! The advancement in electric vehicle technology is truly impressive, and it’s great to see a luxury car brand like Porsche making strides in this area. I can’t wait to see the new car in person and learn more about its features and performance. I hope that this release encourages more people to consider switching to electric vehicles, as they are better for the environment and continue to improve in terms of range and charging infrastructure. Overall, I’m thrilled to see Porsche leading the way in the electric car market and can’t wait to see what they come up with next.
I’ve been following the development of electric vehicles closely, so I was thrilled to hear that Porsche has introduced its second all-electric car. The progress in battery technology and range capabilities is truly impressive, and it’s great to see a prestigious brand like Porsche embracing this shift toward electrification. I’m looking forward to seeing this new vehicle in action and learning more about its innovative features and performance. With more luxury car manufacturers entering the electric vehicle market, I believe that the future of transportation is electric, and I can’t wait to see how Porsche continues to shape this evolving industry.