Porsche has beforehand dedicated to being largely EV by 2030. In actual fact, the corporate set a goal of getting greater than 80% of its new automobile gross sales be battery electrical automobiles by that yr. The Cayman/Boxster duo getting an electrical makeover is simply one other step towards that objective, and Blume mentioned the automobiles shall be closely influenced by the Porsche Mission R idea that first bowed on the Munich auto present in September of final yr.
Whereas concrete particulars are nonetheless a great distance off, Blume added that the automobiles shall be constructed on a brand-new structure developed particularly for two-door automobiles. He did not point out whether or not the platform was solely for the Cayman/Boxster duo, and that leaves some room for an eventual 911 EV. We do not even know a precise reveal date for the EV sports activities automobiles, however we do know it’ll observe the EV Macan SUV, which is already in improvement.