2022 Porsche Taycan EV Gets Better Tech, More Range and ‘90s Colors

The all-electric sports car can be parked from your smartphone and comes in eye-catching retro hues.
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Porsche's Taycan lineup is returning for 2022, and the sporty EVs are getting an anachronistic blend of cult-classic 90s colorways and cutting-edge technology. 

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In addition toe 17 standard paints, the Porsche Exclusive Manufaktur customization program now offers 65 additional hues, some of which were first seen on 964-generation 911s, such as Acid Green, Rubystar (pictured), Riviera Blue, and Viola Metallic. 

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Car and Driver points out some other updates to the Porsche Communication Management (PCM) system, including a remote-park feature that guides an unoccupied car autonomously when commanded through a smartphone app.  Android Auto support joins Apple CarPlay in the PCM. 

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The Taycan will also see an unspecified increase in range, thanks to the deactivation of the front motor when in all-wheel drive and Normal or Range modes. The battery also can be heated to slightly a higher temperature before plugging in, which should cut down on charge times slightly. 

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More details on these and other specs will be announced closer to the 2022 Porsche Taycan lineup's arrival at dealers later this year, starting from $81,250.