Germany’s big auto company Porsche has announced its first electric car.
According to the company, this electric car will be of 718 models and will have 2 seats. Porsche will also launch a hybrid version of its 911 model, but the company has not revealed anything about the time of its launch.
Porsche showed a glimpse of its Mission R car at the Munich Auto Show 2021. It was at this auto show that everyone got hints that Porsche might launch a 718 Boxster/Cayman-style electric car.
Now the company has confirmed that one of its electric cars is going to be launched soon. This electric car will be the company’s third electric model. The company currently sells Taycan electric cars and the Macan electric car may be launched by 2023.
In the year 2021, 41,296 Porsche Taycans were sold worldwide. Last year 38,464 Porsche 911 cars were sold. The 911 car is the most popular car of Porsche. Thus, in the last year 2021, the Porsche Taycan car has sold more than the Porsche 911. In the year 2021, Porsche sold 3,01,915 vehicles, which is an increase of 11% (2,72,162) over the year 2020.
Porsche has sold the most cars in the world in the year 2021 in China. In the last year 2021, Porsche has sold 95,000 vehicles in China, which is 7.5% more than the year 2020. The demand for the company’s car has also been good in the US where Porsche has sold 70,000 vehicles last year, which is 22% more than in 2020. Porsche has achieved 9% growth in Germany in the year 2021.
The company wants to launch 50% of all its new model’s electric cars by 2025. Porsche wants to make 80% of all its model’s electric cars by 2030.