Porsche’s tesla rival supercar will boast 483 km range + 670 horsepower


porsche first revealed its plans to release a tesla rival sports car back in 2015, and we can now reveal that it is likely release three electric all-wheel drive versions as early as 2019. according to automobile, the german-automaker will launch three ‘mission e‘ derivatives with 300 kW (402 hp), 400 kW (536 hp) and 500 kW (670 hp). it will feature a two-speed transmission and reach 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds, with a maximum speed of 155 mph (249 km/h).

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porsche’s all-electric ‘mission e’ will boast an acceleration time of just 3.5 seconds from 0 to 60 mph, which is a full second slower than the quickest tesla ‘model S’ currently on the market. the four-seater will feature inductive charging (without a cable) and it could reportedly charge to 80 percent in just 20 minutes. details have yet to be revealed on exterior styling, however dimensions-wise it appears to be similar to the german-automaker’s ‘panamera‘ sports car, with an elongated profile to accomodate two passengers in the rear. back seat occupants can enter through rear-hinged coach doors, opening up to create a dramatic passageway to its luxurious interior.