Porsche will provide coverage for quick chargers from coast to coast through community and dealer network in the U.S., as well as home exercises.
At that time, as Porsche prepares to launch its first fully electric car Taycan company began to prepare the infrastructure in the United States. Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) announced the agreement with Electrify America about giving the owners Taycan three-year unlimited 30-minute fast charging at public stations across the country. In addition, the American Porsche dealers will install their own fast charging station, as well as Porsche will offer the charging technology for the home. In a press release, Porsche said that the cost of Taycan will include a bonus for charging.
Electrify America, as well as many Porsche dealers will offer fast charging DC power up to 350 kW. Using 800-volt technology and connector combined charging system (CCS), Taycan will be able to replenish the reserve up to 100 km in four minutes is the fastest charger available today for all electric mobility market.
“Along with Electrify America and our Porsche dealer network will provide the infrastructure for fast charging DC, which frees future owners of Taycan from worrying reserve. And home charging technology Porsche will turn the garage of the customer into the equivalent of a self-refueling,” said Klaus Zellmer (Klaus Zellmer), President and CEO of PCNA.
Buyers Taycan will receive unlimited 30-minute charge for three years at the locations of Electrify America, composed of more than 300 charging stations in 42 States and in more than 180 points in 17 metro areas. Each charging station will have on average 5 charging connectors, and some of 10 pieces.
Fast charging stations Electrify America will have at least two chargers with a capacity of 350 kW with extra chargers with power up to 150 kW. The stations will be located along the highway and no more than 200 kilometers from each other. In a future perspective, the distance between stations on the highway will average 100 kilometers.
The first phase of the nationwide network of superfast charging Electrify America will include 484 locations with more than 2,000 charging points installed or under construction by July 1, ahead of Taycan at the end of 2019.
Free three year unlimited access to chargers Electrify America will undoubtedly be a notable selling point for the purchase Taycan, in addition, Porsche dealers across the country will offer their own discounts on charging. The automaker said that all 191 of its U.S. dealers will install quick-charging station DC, 120 of which will be equipped with Porsche Turbo Charging — corporate charging system of the company, which provides power to 320 kW. The rest of the mission will install a quick charger is 50 kW.
In aggregate, the total investment dealers Porsche in the charging infrastructure will be about $ 70 million.
Most cars spend 95% of their time parked at home or at work, so a new charging options for Taycan will include homemade system developed by Porsche.
Taycan Porsche’s first all — electric car from an automaker in a true “Porsche spirit”. Taycan boasts impressive performance, with acceleration from 0 to 96 km/h in 3.5 seconds, a top speed of 250 km/h and stocks move 500 km on a single charge.
Earlier, Porsche unveiled a modular charging station “electric pit-stop”.