Porsche Mission E Gets Codename Of J1, Thus Fully Confirming It For Development
A couple of months ago, we reported on Porsche green-lighting its Mission E electric concept car for production.
Well, now the production intention becomes even more official as Porsche has assigned a codename to the project.
Codenamed J1, the Mission E is moving forward, with its launch tentatively set for 2020.
As Autocar reports:
“Heading development of the zero-emissions Porsche is Stefan Weckbach, who previously led product strategy and more recently was responsible for the development of the Boxster.”
Some known details on the Mission E (F1) include:
- 500 km (310 mile) all-electric range
- 0-100 km (62 mph) in “under 3.5 seconds“
- over 600 hp (440 kW) via two motors
- 4 seats
- 200 kmh (124 mph) in under 12 seconds.