Very few hours ago Porsche debuted new Taycan models, that range of electric cars with which the Germans want to reach the market for the next generation, a firm commitment to what will be a philosophy of sustainable mobility that will extend throughout the present decade.
But although the focus was on those Taycan Cross Turismo that are, de facto, the most economical model, fair behind them two new electric bicycles appeared on screen that the Germans have used to present in society. This is not the first time that models of this type have been brought to market, but they have focused exclusively on that electric mobility that is already invading everything.
Inspired by the Taycan themselves
According to Porsche, These two bikes have inspired their design in the Taycan EVs themselves, which we could say is intuited in some of its forms. Precisely, the eBike frame is made of carbon fiber, which makes them very resistant and light, in addition to mounting a whole series of components signed by some of the best brands that work on the market.
These two models, according to the Germans, are dedicated to different audiences and were developed in collaboration with electric bike manufacturer Rotwild, to which they have added the proven experience of brands such as Shimano, for the shifting system and the engine, Magura for the brakes or Crackbrothers for the hydraulic saddle adjustment system.
The power of this Porsche eBike It will allow you to drive at a maximum of 25 km / h. with various modes of pedaling aids, installs M99 LED lights that are stylishly integrated into the handlebar and the back of the saddle, as well as a very high quality suspension (Magura) that, together with the tires, offers a “sporty and balanced ride on asphalt or terrain gentle”. On the battery and autonomy, Porsche has not disclosed data.
These two models will be sold in the brand’s dealerships and in different sizes (three), and while one is designed for relaxing walks without many bumps in the terrain, the other does practically the same but is sold as the “cheapest option. “within the range, with a difference of about 1,800 euros. Is about the Porsche eBike Sport and Porsche eBike Cros, which will be priced at approximately € 8,980 and € 7,170, respectively.