Launched in 2016, the current Porsche Cayman and Boxster should be renewed in 2023. On this occasion, they could well take the turn of the all-electric …
Porsche boss Oliver Blume said in an interview with British magazine Auto Express, that the brand had not yet decided whether the Porsche Cayman and Boxster were going to become 100% electric, while specifying that this hypothesis was quite probable.
According to Blume, “We’re still waiting a few months before making a choice. But I think there is potential for that to happen, and if we make an electric 718 it should be able to be driven like a 911 and all of our other sports cars. “
Porsche Cayman and Boxster: a new generation is well planned
The Porsche boss added that, despite the fact that many manufacturers are abandoning the sports car market, Porsche will not draw a line on the Porsche boxster and Cayman, who will know a new generation well, whether they are powered by thermal or electric motors: “You can’t compare combustion engines to electric motors, but there are a lot of advantages in electrification, because of the torque and acceleration you can give the car.”.
Despite everything, the Stuttgart firm will continue to offer thermal engines in its range, which will always be useful for equipping hybrid traction chains, which will be found in particular on the Porsche 911. As for the future of future Porsche Cayman and Boxster, whatever the nature of the engine that will drive them, Oliver Blume ensures that they will be fine. “100% Porsche”…
Source: Auto Express
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