Along with the 90% cost, additionally value noting they examined the Efficiency trim of the Mannequin Y (-23 miles EPA vary vs. non-Efficiency) and the ’20 Mannequin 12 months with out the ’21 vary bump (-12 miles EPA vary). Moreover, the Taycan is utilizing vary mode, which restricts pace to 70 mph and limits AC effectiveness.
That is to not say any of that makes the comparability unfair. The Taycan is actually able to some fairly unimaginable ranges and may actually beat the the Mannequin Y’s vary, and it is personal EPA rated vary, regardless of the distinction in EPA scores. Simply do not be shocked in case your Taycan doing 80 mph on the freeway would not outrange your buddy’s ’21 Mannequin Y AWD.
Bjorn’s video does job illustrating this distinction. Taycan in vary mode at ~55mph will get an insane 360 miles of vary. Similar Taycan at ~75mph will internet 264 miles.