As a likely precursor to what a financially viable future holds in store, Porsche has
switched emphasis and appears to have thrown in the towel on its first-time
attempts to get some traction with pure hybrids.
Instead, for both its present day Cayenne SUV-Crossover and Panamera luxury saloon Porsche is now putting its
money on plug-in hybrids.
Although unconfirmed, it is seen as a sign as to which way VW Group’s alternative
drive technology is now heading.
Today, both of Porsche’s Cayenne and Panamera PHEVs can be driven in pure electric mode for up to
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EUROPEAN NEW ELECTRIC (PEV) CAR SALES BY COUNTRY:
2015 v FEBRUARY 2014
2015 v 2-MONTHS 2014