Porsche Taycan Base (2024)

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2024 -
Price USA (new)
Manufacturer's suggested base price
$99,400

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Porsche Taycan Base (2024)

Technical Specifications of Porsche Taycan Base (2024)

General Info

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

Range and Battery

Range
Estimated range on a full battery: EPA (USA), WLTP (EU), NEDC (EU old), GCC (Green Cars Compare)
WLTP
EPA
GCC
313-367 mi No Data 296 mi
Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
Nominal
Usable
89 kWh 82.3 kWh
Efficiency
Energy consumption per distance driven. The more efficient the car, the less energy it needs to go the same distance.
27.8 kWh/100 mi (3.6 mi/kWh)

Charging

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 270 kW (150 kW at 400 V)
Architecture
Most EVs use a 400V system, but newer models with higher voltage can charge faster and use less wiring.
800 V
Charge Port
The port type impacts charging speed and station compatibility
  • CCS Type 1
CCS Type 1 charge port

Performance

Drive Type
Drivetrain configuration: PMSM (Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor), IM (AC Induction Motor)
RWD: PMSM
Motor
Total power and torque of the car's electric motor(s)
Power
Torque
300 kW (402 hp) 302 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
4.5 s
Top Speed
The fastest the car can go (maximum speed)
143 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
4630 lb
Cargo Volume
Cargo capacity: Trunk (rear seats up),
Max (rear seats folded),
Frunk (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 Base (2024)

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Charging Porsche Taycan Base (2024)

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About Porsche Taycan Base (2024)

Detailed Descriptions

The Porsche Taycan Base (2024) is an all-electric rear-wheel drive sedan. It came out in 2024 replacing the older Porsche Taycan Base (2021). Brand new, the car starts around $99,400.

The Porsche Taycan Base (2024) has a 89 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 296 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 27.8 kWh per 100 miles (or 3.6 miles per kWh) — ranked №156 out of 683 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Porsche Taycan Base (2024) achieves a 0 to 60 mph acceleration in 4.5 seconds (placing it at №169 among 683 electric vehicles) and attains a maximum speed of 143 mph.

Its powertrain provides a power output of up to 300 kW (402 hp) and a torque of 302 lb-ft.

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

Real-world range of the Porsche Taycan Base (2024) is 266–326 miles (ranked №156 out of 683 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?

The Porsche Taycan Base (2024) in the USA is equipped with a CCS Type 1 charging port. You can charge it conveniently at home using a standard outlet, or utilize any public AC charging station with the appropriate cable. However, the car's built-in charger (inverter) limits the maximum AC charging speed to 9.6 kW, which translates to roughly 31 miles of range added per hour.

For faster charging, use DC fast-charging stations. The Porsche Taycan Base (2024) supports a maximum DC charging rate of 270 kW, but it's important to note that battery temperature and current charge level can affect the actual charging speed you'll experience.

To estimate charging time, rate, and cost, you can use Green Cars Compare Charging Calculator.

In the United States, the Porsche Taycan comes standard with a 9.6 kW on-board charger. For those seeking quicker AC charging speeds, an optional 19.2 kW charger is available. Please note that due to its 800V architecture, the Porsche Taycan's charging speed is limited to 150kW at 400V DC chargers.

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

The size and weight specifications for Porsche Taycan Base (2024) 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: 4630 lbs (weight of the empty car, no people or cargo)
How much cargo space does it offer? Does it have a front trunk?

Here's a breakdown of the Porsche Taycan Base (2024) cargo space:

  • Trunk capacity: With the rear seats up, you get 14.4 cubic feet of cargo space in the back (ranked №422 out of 683 electric vehicles).
  • Max cargo capacity: Fold down the rear seats, and you open up N/A cubic feet of total cargo space (ranked №N/A out of 683 electric vehicles).
  • Frunk capacity: The front trunk is called a "frunk", and it offers an additional 3 cubic feet for storing small items.
Is it suitable for towing? What is the maximum towing capacity?

The car isn’t officially rated for towing.

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