Porsche acquires majority stake in e-bike maker Greyp

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Porsche is acquiring a majority stake in the e-bike manufacturer Greyp Bikes. The sports car manufacturer’s venture capital arm, Porsche Ventures, has held a stake of around 10% in the Croatian company since 2018.

Porsche launches its first fully electric car ‘Taycan’ in India

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Porsche launches its first fully electric car ‘Taycan’ in India. Porsche, a luxury auto manufacturer has launched its first full-electric car, Taycan in India at Rs 1.50 The deliveries of the Porsche Taycan EV will commence in the first quarter of 2022.

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Porsche presents two new eBikes

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Porsche is expanding its range of e-mobility products and introducing two new e-bikes to the market. The roadworthy features of the Porsche eBike Sport make it suited for everyday life, while the Porsche eBike Cross is designed for rough terrain. Porsche eBike Sport.

Tech: Porsche Taycan Aerodynamics Explained

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In this video, we (Wouter Remmerie and team at AirShaper ) will go over the aerodynamic features of the Porsche Taycan and prepare it for road testing! Special thanks to the Porsche Centre in Mechelen, Belgium , for letting us play with this fantastic car.

Porsche updates first Porsche Taycan models with free software update

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Porsche extensively updated its all-electric Taycan last September for the new model year. Porsche is making the software update available free of charge on a worldwide basis. For this reason, the update is carried out as part of a free visit to a Porsche Centre.

Porsche presents Mission R concept electric competition car

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At IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich, Porsche is presenting the Mission R concept electric car that combines advanced technologies and sustainable materials, such as natural fibre-reinforced plastics, with a passion for racing.

Porsche introduces Taycan Sport Turismo family; third body variant of Taycan EV

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Porsche has introduced a third body variant of the Taycan electric sports car. In 2021, deliveries of the all-electric Porsche Taycan more than doubled to 41,296 units from the previous year.

Porsche, Vodaone launch 5G at the Weissach Development Center

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In cooperation with Vodafone, Porsche has entered the 5G era at its Weissach Development Center. This means that Vodafone and Porsche can provide small sub-networks with guaranteed bandwidths and latency times for certain events and projects at the Development Center.

Porsche planning on silicon-anode batteries; own fast-charging network

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Porsche is researching high-performance batteries with silicon instead of graphite anodes in order to achieve an even higher energy density and better fast-charging capability. Porsche is also planning its own fast-charging stations along the most important European major highways and motorways. These will offer Porsche customers a high-quality, brand-appropriate charging experience while complementing the existing Ionity network.

US: Porsche Taycan Sales More Than Doubled In 2021

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The electric Porsche sales almost matched the Porsche 911

Porsche Digital develops artificial intelligence for noise detection

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Porsche Digital is expanding its product portfolio. —Patricia Rennert, Head of Industry Solutions at Porsche Digital. Porsche Digital is responsible for operating the technology. Porsche Digital is the technology and digital unit of Porsche AG.

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Porsche presents Taycan Cross Turismo EV

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Porsche has presented the Taycan Cross Turismo—an expansion of Porsche’s first all-electric sports car range. The integrated Porsche 4D Chassis Control analyses and synchronizes all chassis systems in real time.

Porsche calls for suppliers to switch to green energy

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Porsche is making further efforts to reduce CO? emissions in its supply chain: the sports car manufacturer is calling for its around 1,300 series suppliers to use exclusively renewable energy in the manufacture of Porsche components as of July 2021. Suppliers who are unwilling to switch to certified green energy will no longer be considered for contracts with Porsche in the long term. —Uwe-Karsten Städter, Member of the Executive Board for Procurement at Porsche AG.

Porsche Whistleblower: “60% of all delivered Taycan have battery issues that caused replacements, damages and fires”

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“Six out of ten Porsche Taycan” ever delivered have a problem with battery management that affects and damages battery cells, requires replacement of cells and batteries, and is causing vehicle fires, according to a source working at Porsche’s headquarters in Zuffenhausen, Germany.

Porsche presents 3D-printing technology for bucket seats

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Porsche has presented an innovative alternative to conventional bucket seat upholstery with the concept study “3D-printed bodyform full-bucket seat”. Source: Porsche. —Michael Steiner, Member of the Executive Board for Research and Development at Porsche. Source: Porsche.

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Porsche 3D-printing innovative pistons for increased power and efficiency

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Porsche already uses 3D printing technology in prototype construction, manufacturing spare parts for classic sports cars and in other areas. —Frank Ickinger from the advance drive development department at Porsche.

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Porsche Taycan Coupe Is Drop-Dead Gorgeous

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Just a render, but how awesome would it be if Porsche actually made this

Porsche reveals 2021 sales figures, more than doubles Taycan sales

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Porsche just released its 2021 sales figures, and you’d never know there was any kind of supply problems from looking at them. Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) had its best year ever in 2021, up 22 percent from the pandemic-stained 2020 and 14 percent above the record set in 2019.

Porsche, Customcells plant to start production in 2024 with 100 MWh/year; Si anode, BASF HED NCM cathode

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In June, Porsche announced an investment in its new joint venture company Cellforce Group GmbH. Porsche and joint venture partner Customcells, a spin-off from Fraunhofer, also announced the launch of production of high-performance battery cells at Porsche’s Weissach Development Center.

Porsche Digital & Storck Develop New Cyklær Bicycle Brand

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With the joined new Cyklær brand, Porsche Digital is expanding its product portfolio and is addressing new digital business models in the field of urban mobility. For the launch, Porsche Digital is developing an innovative, sporty e-bike in collaboration with […].

“Porsche of E-Bikes” Stokes Greyp Expectations

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If more evidence were needed that e-bikes and micromobility are a cool defense for a toasting planet, consider this: Porsche, the venerable sports-car purveyor, recently acquired a majority stake in Greyp. E-bikes Porsche Greyp

Porsche Taycan 12V battery complaints prompts NHTSA investigation

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There have been nine total complaints from owners who have driven either 2020 or 2021 Porsche Taycans. The Porsche Taycan unveiled. The ODI does indicate that the Porsche Taycan investigation is in the preliminary evaluation stages.

Porsche Digital and Storck develop new Cyklær e-bike brand

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Porsche Digital is expanding its product portfolio and is addressing new digital business models in the field of urban mobility with the formation of the new Cyklær e-bike brand. —Florian Rothfuss, Head of Customer Innovation at Porsche Digital.

Porsche Taycan’s strong demand outpaces legacy automaker’s production capacity for 2021

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The Porsche Taycan is experiencing massive demand with delivery estimates stretching up to six months, said CEO Oliver Blume. The demand for Porsche’s all-electric four-door sedan outpaced the company’s production capacity for 2021 in the first quarter alone. .

Porsche updates the Taycan; more range, more connectivity, more colors

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The Porsche Taycan and Taycan Cross Turismo will start the new model year (2022) in September with a number of upgrades , perhaps foremost among them an increase in range. In the ‘90s, Porsche introduced a number of highly colorful paint finishes to its range.

Porsche adopts new production process using patches, not plugs; Taycan EV first

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Porsche AG has developed a new production process at its headquarters in Zuffenhausen in collaboration with Tesa SE. The all-electric Porsche Taycan is the first car in the world to use this new process.

Porsche officially drops diesel for future models

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On Sunday, Porsche AG announced that it will in the future no longer offer diesel-powered models. By 2022, Porsche will have invested more than €6 billion (US$7 billion) in e-mobility, creating the basis for sustainable growth into the future. Interest in hybrid Porsche models is already taking off; 63% of the Panameras sold in Europe, for example, are hybrid models. In 2017, the diesel share of worldwide Porsches was 12%. Porsche is not demonizing diesel.

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Porsche Consulting supporting Hydrogenious’ efforts to scale up LOHC activities

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Porsche Consulting will be supporting Hydrogenious’s efforts to further scale up its activities. Hydrogenious LOHC Technologies GmbH has developed a technology that binds hydrogen gas with a carrier oil. Earlier post.)This

Ground-breaking on Haru Oni eFuels plant|in Chile; Porsche to use in motor sports from 2022

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Porsche and Siemens Energy have joined forces with a number of international companies to build an industrial plant for the production of nearly CO?-neutral Among other things, we’ll be using the first fuel from Chile in our Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup race cars from 2022.

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Porsche Taycan Turbo Review

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We review the Porsche Taycan Turbo

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Porsche Macan EV begins real-world testing: Taycan-like infrastructure, release date revealed

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Porsche announced earlier today in a press release that the all-electric Macan has started real-world testing, beginning one of the most important milestones in automotive development. Michael Steiner with the Porsche Maycan prototypes. Credit: Porsche).

Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo sets Guinness altitude change record at Pikes Peak

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The Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo recently set a rather unique Guinness World Record. Credit: Porsche North America. Watch the Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo’s Guinness World Record drive in the video below. News Featured Porsche Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo

Porsche and electric hypercar maker Rimac to set up JV incorporating Bugatti

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The Volkswagen Group’s Porsche and Croatian hyper-EV developer Rimac have agreed to set up a joint venture that incorporates Bugatti—another Volkswagen Group brand that is moving to the control of Porsche. Porsche also holds a 24% share in Rimac directly.

Porsche launches new GTS versions of the Taycan electric car

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Porsche is adding new GTS versions of the Taycan electric sedan and Cross Turismo to offer a longer range alternative to the Turbo versions. more… The post Porsche launches new GTS versions of the Taycan electric car appeared first on Electrek.

Porsche invests in high-performance battery JV Cellforce; Si anodes; BASF NCM cathode materials

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Porsche is investing a high double-digit-million amount in its new joint venture company Cellforce Group GmbH. As a new Porsche subsidiary, the Cellforce Group will be instrumental in driving forward the research, development, production and sales of high-performance battery cells.

Porsche debuts Taycan Cross Turismo

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Taycan Cross Turismo brings shooting brake practicality and up to 283 mile range to Porsche’s performance EV

Porsche launches carbon offset program in US

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Porsche Cars North America, Inc. PCNA) has enrolled all cars at its two Experience Centers—sand its fleet in the monthly subscription pilot, Porsche Passport—sin Porsche Impact. Impact is a new program from Porsche Digital that enables owners to calculate emissions individually per car and then offset them by supporting environmentally friendly projects in the US and worldwide.

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Porsche pegs two new Taycan variants to unveil at LA Auto Show

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German automaker Porsche will unveil five new models at the Los Angeles Auto Show in late November, two of which will be new variants of the all-electric Taycan. The Taycan, first unveiled in 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany, has been Porsche’s big move toward electrification.

Porsche produces prototype complete housing for an electric drive using 3D printing

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Porsche has produced its first complete housing for an electric drive using 3D printing. —Falk Heilfort, Project Manager in the Powertrain Advance Development department at the Porsche Development Center in Weissach.

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Porsche opens Europe’s most powerful rapid-charging park in Leipzig; 7MW, all renewable energy

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Porsche Leipzig is expanding the charging infrastructure for electric vehicles in central Germany with a new charging park called Porsche Turbo Charging. Porsche Turbo Charging, Rapid-charging park, Leipzig.

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Everrati Debuts Electric Porsche Gulf Signature Edition at Salon Privé

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The post Everrati Debuts Electric Porsche Gulf Signature Edition at Salon Privé appeared first on EV Obsession. Electric Cars Electric Vehicles Electric Porsche Gulf Signature Edition Everrati Automotive Limited Salon Privé

Tesla Model S Plaid takes its place as production EV king with Porsche Taycan Turbo S beatdown

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Very, very few cars can make the Porsche Taycan Turbo S look like it’s standing still in a quarter-mile race, but here we are. Watch the Tesla Model S Plaid battle the Porsche Taycan Turbo S in the video below. News Racing Tesla Model S Featured Porsche Taycan Turbo S Tesla

Taycan GTS Sport Turismo: Third body style of Porsche EV is a performance wagon

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Porsche on Wednesday unveiled a new version of its sole electric car. The 2022 Porsche Taycan GTS Sport Turismo marks the debut of the new Sport Turismo body style, as well as the addition of the sporty GTS badge to the Taycan lineup.