side view of the 2020 Porsche Taycan

What are some of the performance features of the 2020 Porsche Taycan?

2020 Porsche Taycan performance 

Designed to be uncompromising, the 2020 Porsche Taycan has an outstanding drivetrain and a perfect interaction of drive components. To learn more about all the 2020 Porsche Taycan performance features, keep reading. 

Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors 

Installed in the 2020 Porsche Taycan Turbo and Taycan Turbo S, the two Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors paired with the 93.4 kWh performance battery gives superior driving dynamics. Both these allow for the 2020 Porsche Taycan to switch effortlessly between efficiency and a powerful drive.  


For noticeably improved driving dynamics, the automatically switching two-speed transmission helps provide high power density and high continuous output. 

2020 Porsche Taycan transmission
2020 Porsche Taycan Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors
2020 Porsche Taycan Battery


To push the limits, the overboost in the 2020 Porsche Taycan is activated with the Launch Control to output 750 horsepower to push the vehicle to go from 0 to 60 mph in 2.6 seconds. With repetition, the 2020 Porsche Taycan has the ability to have a top track speed of 161 mph. 


We mentioned the 93.4 kWh performance battery but there’s more to it that is worth mentioning. Most performance batteries have the usual 400 volts, the battery in the 2020 Porsche Taycan has 800-volt technology. This improves charging and drive performance while having smaller cable cross-sections keeping the overall weight lighter. 

Read more about the 2020 Porsche Taycan: What can I expect from the 2020 Porsche Taycan? 

Check out our 2020 Porsche Taycan inventory 

If you are in the market for the 2020 Porsche Taycan, we suggest checking out our online inventory. From there you can see which models we currently have on our lot. If you have any questions, contact us and we would love to give you more information. 

Read more about the Porsche Taycan: Sneak a peek at the 2020 Porsche Taycan exterior color options