Porsche Taycan 4S (2020)

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2020 - 2024
Price USA (used)
Estimated pre-owned price
$69,995
In 2024 this car was replaced by: Porsche Taycan 4S (2024)

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Porsche Taycan 4S (2020)

Technical Specifications of Porsche Taycan 4S (2020)

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2020 - 2024
Country of Manufacture
Country where final assembly of the car took place.
Germany
Current Status
Announced (planned), Pre-order (reservations open), Produced (on sale), Discontinued (no longer made)
Discontinued
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
Sedan Porsche Taycan 4S (2020)

Range and Efficiency

Range EPA
Estimated range on a full battery according to official EPA ratings (USA)
206 mi
Range WLTP
Range according to WLTP ratings.
TEL: car in its lightest configuration.
TEH: car in its heaviest configuration.
TEL
TEH
282 mi 230 mi
Efficiency
Energy consumption per distance driven. Lower figures indicate better efficiency.
kWh/100 mi
Wh/mi
32.6 kWh 326 Wh

Battery and Charging

Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
Nominal
Usable
79.2 kWh 71 kWh
Max Charging Power
Max electric power the car can accept for charging, determined by its on-board charger (AC) and battery (DC)
AC
DC
9.6 kW 223 kW
Charge Port
The car's charge port type. It affects charging speed and station compatibility.
CCS Type 1
CCS Type 1 charge port

Performance

Drive Type
PMSM: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor. IM: AC Induction Motor
AWD: PMSM
Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
Power
Torque
390 kW (523 hp) 472 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
3.8 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
155 mph
0.00 s
00 mph

Dimensions

Length
Car's body length (front to back bumper)
195.4 in
Width
Car's body width including or excluding side mirrors
with Mirrors
w/o Mirrors
84.4 in 77.4 in
Height
Car's body height (from ground to highest point)
54.3 in
Wheelbase
Distance between centers of front and rear wheels (affects ride and handling)
114.2 in

Cargo and Towing

Number of Seats
Total passenger capacity of the car (including driver)
5
Curb Weight
Car's weight without passengers or cargo
4771 lb
Cargo Volume
Trunk: cargo capacity (rear seats up).
Max: cargo capacity (rear seats folded).
Frunk: cargo capacity in the front hood.
Trunk
Max
Frunk
14.4 ft3 No Data 3 ft3
Towing Capacity
Maximum weight the car can tow safely with a trailer that has its own brakes
No Data
Last Updated:
May 15, 2024
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How Far Can You Go in Porsche Taycan 4S (2020)

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Charging Porsche Taycan 4S (2020)

Slow (AC)
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Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
May 15, 2024
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About Porsche Taycan 4S (2020)

The Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) is an all-electric all-wheel drive sedan. It came out in 2020. Porsche stopped making the 4S (2020) in 2024 and replaced it with the Porsche Taycan 4S (2024). You can still find Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) on the used car market, with prices starting around $69,995.

The Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) has a 79.2 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 218 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 32.6 kWh per 100 miles (or 326 Wh/mile) — ranked №420 out of 662 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) achieves a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 3.8 seconds (placing it at №97 among 662 electric vehicles) and attains a maximum speed of 155 mph.

Its powertrain provides a power output of up to 390 kW (523 hp) and a torque of 472 lb-ft.

How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range?

Real-world range of the Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) is 196–240 miles (ranked №420 out of 662 electric vehicles) — depending on several factors, including:

  • Speed: Higher speeds deplete the battery faster.
  • Temperature: Extreme cold and hot weather impacts range.
  • Terrain: Hilly or mountainous terrain reduces range.
  • Driving style: Aggressive driving with frequent acceleration and braking consumes more energy.
  • Use of features: Features like climate control and media system also affect range.

It's important to remember that these are just estimates, and your actual range may vary. It's always best to factor in these various factors when planning your trip and be prepared for potential charging stops.

Plan your trips using the EV Navigation interactive map.

What charging options are available? How long does it take to charge it?

In the USA Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) has a CCS Type 1 charge port.

  • You can charge it at home using a standard domestic socket or plug into any public AC charging station using the right cable. Keep in mind that the car's on-board charger (inverter) limits the maximum AC charging rate to 9.6 kW, which translates to approximately 27 miles of range added per hour of charging.
  • For quicker charging, consider using a compatible DC fast-charging station. The car boasts a maximum charging rate of 223 kW, but remember that battery temperature and charge level can influence the actual speed you'll experience.

Estimate charging time, rate and cost using Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

How big is it? What are the dimensions (length, width, height)?

The size and weight specifications for Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) are as follows:

  • Length: 195.4 in
  • Width: 84.4 in (including side mirrors) or 77.4 in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 54.3 in
  • Wheelbase: 114.2 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: 4771 lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

The rear cargo area of the Porsche Taycan 4S (2020) provides 14.4 cubic feet of space when the rear seats are upright (ranked №403 out of 662 electric vehicles).

Folding these seats down unlocks a maximum cargo capacity of N/A cubic feet (ranked №403 out of 662 electric vehicles).

In addition, the car has a frunk, a front compartment with 3 cubic feet dedicated to smaller items.

Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The car isn’t officially rated for towing.

Ratings

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Safety Ratings

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