As a part of its India 2.0 strategy, Skoda Auto Volkswagen India Pvt. Ltd has announced that the group is considering to launch electric vehicles in India later this year. The group will launch EVs of VW, Skoda, and other Brands of its group.
As a part of its strategy, the group will first bring Porsche Taycan EV, which was unveiled last year during the Frankfurt Motor Show. In India, the Porsche Taycan will be available in two variants; Turbo and Turbo S.
The car comes with twin motors, mounted on each axle which produces whopping power of 671 BHP/ 751* BHP of power and 850 Nm/ 1,050 Nm* of torque. The car capable of accelerating from 0-100 kmph in just 3.2/ 2.8 seconds. The Taycan can return a range of 450 km/ 412 km* for a full charge, both the variants are claimed to be 260 km/h
The Porsche Taycan will be powered by a powerful 93.4 kWh battery which is capable of operating on a system voltage of 800 volts as compared to 400 volts for other electric cars. The car comes with a DC fast charging unit which enables the car to give a range of 100km for a 5-minute charge. Additionally, the car takes under 22.5 minutes for charging from 5% to 80%.
For more details of Porsche Taycan Read: Porsche unveils Taycan electric sports car.
In India, the Porsche Taycan may be offered in the estimated price tag of Rs 2 Cr to Rs 4 Cr.