2021 Porsche Taycan RWD verdict and specs

Called simply Porsche Taycan, this rear-wheel drive variant is the entry-point to the range. Is it any good, though?...

2021 Porsche Taycan RWD front cornering

So with room for four to sit in comfort and a reasonably sized boot just like every other Taycan, should you save nearly £13,000 and buy this instead of a 4S? Well, if you value range and image above speed and driver thrills, yes – but we’d certainly take a long hard look at the longer range Tesla Model S.

However, paying a bit more for the 4S takes the Taycan from deeply impressive to mind-blowing, especially with a few choice options. That would be our pick.

For more information about the Porsche Taycan range, check out our detailed 16-point review.

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Specification: Porsche Taycan Performance Battery Plus

Price £70,690 Engine Single electric motor Power 469bhp Torque 263 lb ft Gearbox Single-speed automatic 0-60mph 5.4sec Top speed 143mph Range 301 miles (WLTP)  C02, tax band 0g/km, 0%

Rivals:
Tesla Model S
Audi e-Tron S


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