Porsche reveals its first all-electric sports car at Frankfurt Motor Show ‘ and it can hit 161mph

PORSCHE has unveiled its first ever all-electric production car at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The German auto giant has stunned motoring experts and rev heads around the world with its first ‘

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The German auto giant has stunned motoring experts and rev heads around the world with its first zero-emissions model in its 90-year history.

The Porsche Taycan is powered by two electric motors on each axle and has a total 761 horsepower, with its Turbo S model able to hit a top speed of 161mph.

And it can even go from 0 to 62mph in just 2.8 seconds, the same as Lamborghini’s first hybrid supercar which was also unveiled at the car show.

But it doesn’t come cheap, with the Taycan Turbo and Taycan Turbo S models costing ‘115,858 and ‘138,826 respectively.

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Date: 2019-09-11T09:59:20+00:00
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2019 Frankfurt Motor Show recap: Debuts from BMW, Land Rover, Porsche and more

High-end sports cars, long-range EVs and wild concepts come together at this year’s 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show.

It might lack the nonstop barrage of concepts that we get at the’Geneva Motor Show, but definitely don’t sleep on the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show. Taking place every other year (with Paris picking up the off years), this German auto show is thick with big-name reveals from around the world.

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Volkswagen bets big on electric. Will consumers buy in?

FILE – In this Tuesday, May 14, 2019 file photo, a journalist takes photographs during a presentation of the new electric ‘ID.3’ car at a press tour of the plant of the German manufacturer Volkswagen AG (VW) in Zwickau, Germany. Volkswagen is rolling out what it bills as the breakthrough electric car for the masses, the leading edge of a wave of new battery-powered vehicles about to hit the European auto market. The ID.3 is going on display ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show on Monday Sept. 9, 2019.

An Audi A5 4.0 TDI Quattro is displayed at the IAA Auto Show in Frankfurt, Germany, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. The IAA starts with two media days on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Date: 2019-09-09T12:13:29-0500
Author: DAVID McHUGH AP Business Writer
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Best of IAA Frankfort Motor Show News @iaamesse A-Z

In, Frankfurt From September 12 to 22 the IAA aka the Frankfort Motor Show will offer many experiences for attendees an major automaker announcements. Here is a full list of the best experiences. They are listed in alphabetical order from Audi, BMW, Bosch, BorgWarner, Byton, Continental, Denso, Hella, Hyundai, Magna, Mercedes-Benz, MINI, Porsche, Schaeffler, Smart, TomTom, Vauxhall, Volkswagen and ZF.

Bernhard Mattes, President of the German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA), at the VDA’s initial IAA press conference said ‘At international level, the IAA is the most important event for the mobility of the future.’

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2019 Frankfurt Motor Show Preview

The 68th installment of the Frankfurt Motor Show will kick-start today and we’re here to bring you the full coverage of the grandeur as it unfolds. As with every year, various manufacturers focus on different auto shows and hence, these are the ones who have refrained from participating in the Frankfurt Motor Show this year: Aston Martin, Citroen, Dacia, Ferrari, Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Fiat ,Jeep, GM’s Chevrolet, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Peugeot, Rolls Royce, Subaru, Suzuki, Toyota and Volvo. Quite a substantial chunk of manufacturers there. But, on a positive note, here is what you should be really looking forward to.

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Frankfurt motor show 2019: Live blog, updates and pictures

Welcome to Autocar’s extended coverage of the Frankfurt motor show, one of Europe’s major motoring events and the place to see an extensive list of new cars make their debut.

Traditionally the world’s largest motor show, Frankfurt sees the automotive industry descend on the city every two years to see new metal for the first time. This year was no exception, with the show featuring game-changing unveilings from, Volkswagen, Land Rover and more.’

Electric cars are’big news at this year’s show, with the Volkswagen ID 3 having made its global debut, along with the Honda E, Porsche Taycan, Peugeot e-2008 and more all making an appearance.

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