The development process of the Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo faces the final stretch. Porsche allows us to get closer to the development of its new electric car by publishing some very interesting images. The new Tacan Cross Turismo will position itself as a more practical and familiar alternative to the successful Porsche Taycan.
Porsche’s second series-production electric car is very close. The development process of the new and expected Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo It is already facing the final stretch and will soon be completed. This has been confirmed by the brand itself. Once again, the German manufacturer allows us to get closer to development. An approach that is produced by the hand of Stefan Weckbach, responsible for the Taycan range.
Weckbach is one of the great architects of the commercial success that the Porsche Taycan is reaping. The truth is that this model took a very short time to reach the top of the ranking of the best-selling luxury electric vehicles. The new member of the Taycan range It aims to capture the attention of the public looking for a plus of practicality.
The Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo has more spacious rear seats
Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo, a more practical and familiar electric car
In the images that accompany this article and that have been published by Porsche itself, they show us a copy of the new Taycan Cross Turismo slightly camouflaged. He is practically naked. They show us how the tests have been carried out on the secondary roads east of Weissach, a town in the Böblingen district in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
In the Taycan range, the Cross Turismo variant features a characteristic extended roof line and a higher ride height. Weckbach himself pointed out the approach they have pursued with this model: “With the Taycan Cross Turismo we wanted to offer a little more space, flexibility and versatility.” We must remember that this model was already advanced in its day by the Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Concept, presented in society in 2018.
In addition to the aforementioned roof line, which is completely new and is equipped with rails to transport luggage if necessary, compared to the Taycan that we can find in dealerships, the new Taycan Cross Turismo has a more spacious second row of seats and a trunk that cubes a greater volume of cargo.
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New Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo launch date
When will it hit the market? The new Taycan Cross Turismo was originally scheduled to be unveiled and commercially launched late last year. However, it has been decided to lengthen the development process. The brand itself has confirmed that it will reach dealers in the summer 2021. Therefore, its debut in society is practically around the corner.
In its first year of production the Taycan has been a real success, surpassing the barrier of 20,000 units delivered. In Europe, its registrations reached 12,332 units, clearly surpassing the 5,562 copies of the Tesla Model S marketed in the same period of time.