Featured Taycan vs Model S on handling (slalom) course

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  1. Jenner

    Jenner Well-Known Member

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    The Tesla can't even make it into the final lane change and has to abort.

     
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    Bloody hell, that's impressive.

    And when Porsche develops lighter battery packs, Tesla are done for
     
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    To me the slalom runs are the ultimate test of a REAL sports car, as it shows the handling of the car. Its nice to have rapid acceleration, which any vehicle under 4.5 seconds will feel impressive, but doing a slalom, or driving on a super curvy mountain road with 90 to 180 degree switchbacks and turns, you will immediately feel the handling abilities of your car....the ultimate test for an onroad sports car.
     
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    I'd like to see a Panamera Turbo and a 911 GTS thrown into the mix. It would be interesting how they all compare.
     
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    I'd be so so happy if the Taycan handled better than the 911 GTS

    But I really think that the weight of the battery pack won't help Porsche. It handles really well, but I think it would help them to really become radical with weight saving
     
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    Yes-that would be a great test.
     
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