In this week’s edition of “The Gas2 Week in Review,” we look at what the future may be like in an all-EV transportation world.
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Porsche says its four door dual motor electric car will be on sale in 2019 and be priced at around $85,000. Will it appeal to potential Tesla buyers or will it carve out a new market niche of its own?
Porsche has a new regional office in Berlin that will is powered by an 80 foot tall solar pylon. Its first high power charger is installed at the site.
Porsche claimed its 19th victory in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race last weekend, but will it continue in endurance racing or shift its focus to Formula E?
In a tweet the day before Christmas. Elon Musk made reference to high power Tesla Supercharger facilities coming in the future. He referred to 350 kW chargers as “children’s toys.” What is Elon cooking up now?
Oliver Blume, Porsche CEO, says the company expects to sell 20,000 a year of its electric sport car, the Mission E. The car is due in showrooms by the end of the decade and will be supported by a network of high power charging stations.
Sometimes, progress comes in baby steps, tiny improvements that move a whole series of events forward. The European Union has just approved regulations requiring that an electric car charger be included in every new and renovated home and all apartment buildings starting in 2019. Why is that important? Because charging infrastructure is vital to convincing […]
Tesla is the leader when it comes to building a network of high-power charging stations for its customers, but now Porsche says it is working on a similar idea for its Mission E all-wheel-drive electric sports car. Porsche boss Oliver Blume tells Top Gear: “We are in contact with other manufacturers and suppliers around the world to […]
Porsche expects to add 1,400 new jobs in order to produce the Mission-E, its proposed new 4 door, zero emissions four door sports car due in 2019.
Porsche has released a video of how the its Mission E 4 door electric sports car evolved from design sketches to its final pre-production form. Take a look inside the process that created Porsche’s newest car.
Porsche chief, Dr. Oliver Blume, says that the investment in the Mission E 4 door electric sports car will limit profits in the short term, but every Porsche will always be emotionally exciting.
Porsche has announced that its Mission E concept electric sports car will go into production. It is a high performance 4 door car with 300 miles of range.
Originally published on EV Obsession: As I’ve written before, there are no “Tesla fighters” to date, and concept cars that will theoretically be built in a few years and match today’s Tesla specs & performance are not Tesla fighters either. In a few years, if they are released, we’ll see if they match Tesla’s offerings […]