Porsche rumoured to be working on electric 911
Contrary to previous statements, Porsche apparently not only wants to hybridise its sports car icon 911, but also realise a purely electric version. According to a media report, an electric 911 is to come before the end of this decade. However, there are probably delays with the electric Macan.
Famous last words
Porsche boss Oliver Blume recently confirmed in an interview that the Porsche 911 will “never” be driven purely electrically ex works. Since the German manufacturer refused to do so, another company has taken it upon themselves to electrify the classic 1965 Porsche 911.
Porsche 718, Cayenne & Panamera may go electric
Within the next twelve months, Porsche intends to make a final decision as to whether the next generation of the 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman will be solely manufactured as an electric series. This was stated by Porsche boss Oliver Blume in an interview.
Porsche ponders to electrify the 911 series
It is Porsche’s most iconic design, the 911 and so it just got another overhaul. While there is still some camouflage wrapped around the next-gen classic, the director of the 911 model line is already thinking ahead and into the future that may be electric.
E-mobility Index, BMW i8 vs. Porsche Carrera 911.
Download tip: Now you can read the detailed and full report of Roland Berger and their “E-mobility Index” for the third quarter (we reported yesterday).
Video tip: evo sent the BMW i8 and the classic Porsche Carrera 911 on a drag race. However, the competition is just the hook as commentary, specs and comparisons are made along the way.