Porsche Taycan Plus (2021)

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2021 - 2024
Price USA (used)
Estimated pre-owned price
$67,120
In 2024 this car was replaced by: Porsche Taycan Plus (2024)

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Porsche Taycan Plus (2021)

Technical Specifications of Porsche Taycan Plus (2021)

General Info

Years of Production
When the car first came out and when they stopped making it
2021 - 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)
Discontinued
Body Style
Refers to the car's shape & design (sedan, SUV, hatchback)
Sedan Porsche Taycan Plus (2021)

Range and Battery

Range
Estimated range on a full battery: EPA (USA), WLTP (EU), NEDC (EU old), GCC (Green Cars Compare)
WLTP
EPA
GCC
268-314 mi 242 mi 250 mi
Battery Capacity
Nominal: total amount of energy the car’s battery can hold. Usable: actual amount of energy you can access.
Nominal
Usable
93.4 kWh 83.7 kWh
Efficiency
Energy consumption per distance driven. The more efficient the car, the less energy it needs to go the same distance.
33.5 kWh/100 mi (3 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 268 kW (50 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
350 kW (469 hp) 263 lb-ft
0-60 mph
Acceleration time from 0 to 60 mph (USA) or 0 to 100 km/h (Europe)
5.1 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)
54.9 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
4742 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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Charging Porsche Taycan Plus (2021)

Slow (AC)
Fast (DC)

Home and Office (AC) Charging

Fast (DC) Charging

Last Updated:
May 15, 2024
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About Porsche Taycan Plus (2021)

The Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) is an all-electric rear-wheel drive sedan. It came out in 2021. Porsche stopped making the Plus (2021) in 2024 and replaced it with the Porsche Taycan Plus (2024). You can still find Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) on the used car market, with prices starting around $67,120.

The Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) has a 93.4 kWh battery pack, allowing it to travel up to 250 mi on a single charge. The car has an average efficiency of 33.5 kWh per 100 miles (or 3 miles per kWh) — ranked №306 out of 680 electric vehicles.

Frequently Asked Questions

How powerful is it? How fast does it accelerate?

The Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 5.1 seconds (ranked №234 out of 680 electric vehicles) and reach a top speed of 143 mph.

The car’s powertrain delivers up to 350 kW (469 hp) of power and 263 lb-ft of torque.

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

Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) achieves a How far can it go on single charge? What is the real-world range? of 225–275 miles, placing it at №306 among 680 electric vehicles. However, this range is subject to several influences:

  • Speed: Traveling at higher speeds reduces battery life.
  • Temperature: Extreme cold or hot weather can affect range.
  • Terrain: Hilly or mountainous landscapes decrease range.
  • Driving habits: Aggressive driving with frequent acceleration and braking consumes more energy.
  • Feature usage: Climate control and media systems also influence range.

It's important to acknowledge that these are estimations, and your actual driving range may differ. Consider these factors when planning your trip and be ready for potential charging stops.

Utilize the interactive EV Navigation map for trip planning assistance.

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

The Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) 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 26 miles of range added per hour.

For faster charging, use DC fast-charging stations. The Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) supports a maximum DC charging rate of 268 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.

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

Porsche Taycan Plus (2021) comes in the following dimensions:

  • Length: 195.4 in
  • Width: 84.4 in (including side mirrors) or 77.4 in (excluding side mirrors)
  • Height: 54.9 in
  • Wheelbase: 114.2 in (distance between the center of the front and rear wheels)
  • Curb weight: 4742 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 Plus (2021) cargo space:

  • Trunk capacity: With the rear seats up, you get 14.4 cubic feet of cargo space in the back (ranked №418 out of 680 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 680 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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