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Compare Porsche Taycan vs BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe G26

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Neoscore
94%
71%
Pros
  • Great performance
  • Up to 424km electric range
  • Excellent 0.22 drag coefficient
  • Good handling
  • Great design
  • Decent performance
  • Good 0.26 drag coefficient
  • Good tech integration
  • Smooth engines
Cons
  • Reliability concerns
  • AWD nonsense
  • Hunchback

Variants

Taycan 4S Performance
Taycan 4S Performance Plus
Taycan GTS Performance Plus
Taycan Performance
Taycan Performance Plus
Taycan Turbo
Taycan Turbo S
420d
420d xDrive
420i
430i
M440i xDrive

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
366 L (rear) / 81 L (front)Taycan 4S Performance407 L / 14.4 cu-ftTaycan 4S Performance Plus407 L / 14.4 cu-ftTaycan GTS Performance Plus405 L / 14.3 cu-ftTaycan Performance407 L / 14.4 cu-ftTaycan Performance Plus407 L / 14.4 cu-ftTaycan Turbo366 L / 12.9 cu-ftTaycan Turbo S366 L / 12.9 cu-ft
470 L / 16.6 cu-ft ~ 1290 L / 45.6 cu-ft
Coolant Capacity
420d7.0 L / 7.4 qt420d xDrive7.0 L / 7.4 qt420i10.0 L / 10.6 qt430i9.8 L / 10.4 qtM440i xDrive10.5 L / 11.1 qt
Engine Oil Capacity
420d5.5 L / 5.8 qt420d xDrive5.5 L / 5.8 qt420i5.2 L / 5.5 qt430i5.2 L / 5.5 qtM440i xDrive7.2 L / 7.6 qt
Fuel Capacity
59.0 L / 15.6 gal
Passengers
4
5
Payload
Taycan 4S Performance740 kg / 1631 lbsTaycan 4S Performance Plus660 kg / 1455 lbsTaycan GTS Performance Plus547 kg / 1206 lbsTaycan Performance745 kg / 1642 lbsTaycan Performance Plus665 kg / 1466 lbsTaycan Turbo575 kg / 1268 lbsTaycan Turbo S575 kg / 1268 lbs
555 kg / 1224 lbs

Chassis

Brakes | Front
Taycan 4S PerformanceVentilated discs, 360x36 mmTaycan 4S Performance PlusVentilated discs, 360x36 mmTaycan GTS Performance PlusVentilated discs, 360 mmTaycan PerformanceVentilated discs, 360x36 mmTaycan Performance PlusVentilated discs, 360x36 mmTaycan TurboVentilated discs, 415x40 mmTaycan Turbo SVentilated discs, 420x40 mm
Ventilated discs
Brakes | Rear
Taycan 4S PerformanceVentilated discs, 358x28 mmTaycan 4S Performance PlusVentilated discs, 358x28 mmTaycan GTS Performance PlusVentilated discs, 358 mmTaycan PerformanceVentilated discs, 358x28 mmTaycan Performance PlusVentilated discs, 358x28 mmTaycan TurboVentilated discs, 365x28 mmTaycan Turbo SVentilated discs, 410x32 mm
Ventilated discs
Chassis Type
Unibody
Offroad | Approach Angle
Taycan 4S Performance11.2 degTaycan 4S Performance Plus11.2 degTaycan GTS Performance Plus11.2 degTaycan Performance11.2 degTaycan Performance Plus11.2 degTaycan Turbo11.2 degTaycan Turbo S11.0 deg
Offroad | Breakover Angle
Taycan 4S Performance10.5 degTaycan 4S Performance Plus10.5 degTaycan GTS Performance Plus10.5 degTaycan Performance10.5 degTaycan Performance Plus10.5 degTaycan Turbo10.6 degTaycan Turbo S10.5 deg
Offroad | Departure Angle
Taycan 4S Performance14.3 degTaycan 4S Performance Plus14.3 degTaycan GTS Performance Plus14.3 degTaycan Performance14.3 degTaycan Performance Plus14.3 degTaycan Turbo14.8 degTaycan Turbo S14.1 deg
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Steering Ratio
420d14.8420i14.8430i14.8M440i xDrive13.6
Suspension | Front
Double-wishbone
MacPherson strut
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
Taycan 4S PerformanceFront wheel tires: 225/55 R19 Rear wheel tires: 275/45 R19Taycan 4S Performance PlusFront wheel tires: 225/55 R19 Rear wheel tires: 275/45 R19Taycan GTS Performance PlusFront wheel tires: 255/40 R20 Rear wheel tires: 295/35 R20Taycan PerformanceFront wheel tires: 225/55 R19 Rear wheel tires: 275/45 R19Taycan Performance PlusFront wheel tires: 225/55 R19 Rear wheel tires: 275/45 R19Taycan TurboFront wheel tires: 245/45 R20 Rear wheel tires: 285/40 R20Taycan Turbo SFront wheel tires: 265/35 R21 Rear wheel tires: 305/30 R21
420d225/55 R17 101Y XL420d xDrive225/55 R17 101Y XL420i225/55 R17 101Y XL430i225/55 R17 101Y XLM440i xDrive245/45 R18 100Y XL
Turning Circle
11.2 mTaycan 4S Performance11.2 m / 36.7 ftTaycan 4S Performance Plus11.2 m / 36.7 ftTaycan GTS Performance Plus11.7 m / 38.4 ftTaycan Performance11.2 m / 36.7 ftTaycan Performance Plus11.2 m / 36.7 ftTaycan Turbo11.2 m / 36.7 ftTaycan Turbo S11.2 m / 36.7 ft
12.0 m / 39.4 ft

Construction

Battery | Capacity
93.4 kWhTaycan 4S Performance79.2 kWh (gross) | 71.0 kWh (net)Taycan 4S Performance Plus93.4 kWh (gross) | 83.7 kWh (net)Taycan GTS Performance Plus93.4 kWh (gross)Taycan Performance79.2 kWh (gross) | 71.0 kWh (net)Taycan Performance Plus93.4 kWh (gross) | 83.7 kWh (net)Taycan Turbo93.4 kWh (gross) | 83.7 kWh (net)Taycan Turbo S93.4 kWh (gross) | 83.7 kWh (net)
0.5 kWh (gross)
Battery | Type
Lithium-ion
Battery | Voltage
800.0 V
Body Style
Taycan 4S Performance4-door battery-electric SedanTaycan 4S Performance Plus4-door battery-electric SedanTaycan GTS Performance Plus5-door battery-electric SedanTaycan Performance4-door battery-electric SedanTaycan Performance Plus4-door battery-electric SedanTaycan Turbo4-door battery-electric SedanTaycan Turbo S4-door battery-electric Sedan
Gran Coupe / Sedan420d5-door mild-hybrid Coupe420d xDrive5-door mild-hybrid Coupe420i5-door Coupe430i5-door CoupeM440i xDrive5-door mild-hybrid Coupe

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
Taycan 4S Performance127 mm / 5.0 inTaycan 4S Performance Plus127 mm / 5.0 inTaycan GTS Performance Plus127 mm / 5.0 inTaycan Performance127 mm / 5.0 inTaycan Performance Plus127 mm / 5.0 inTaycan Turbo128 mm / 5.0 inTaycan Turbo S126 mm / 5.0 in
140 mm / 5.5 in
Size | Height
1378-1381 mmTaycan 4S Performance1379 mm / 54.3 inTaycan 4S Performance Plus1379 mm / 54.3 inTaycan GTS Performance Plus1382 mm / 54.4 inTaycan Performance1395 mm / 54.9 inTaycan Performance Plus1394 mm / 54.9 inTaycan Turbo1381 mm / 54.4 inTaycan Turbo S1378 mm / 54.3 in
1442 mm / 56.8 in
Size | Length
4963 mm / 195.4 in
4783 mm / 188.3 in
Size | Width
1966 mmTaycan 4S Performance1966 mm / 77.4 in | 2144 mm / 84.4 in (mirror unfolded)Taycan 4S Performance Plus1966 mm / 77.4 in | 2144 mm / 84.4 in (mirror unfolded)Taycan GTS Performance Plus2146 mm / 84.5 in | 1969 mm / 77.5 in (mirror folded)Taycan Performance1966 mm / 77.4 in | 2144 mm / 84.4 in (mirror unfolded)Taycan Performance Plus1966 mm / 77.4 in | 2144 mm / 84.4 in (mirror unfolded)Taycan Turbo1966 mm / 77.4 in | 2144 mm / 84.4 in (mirror unfolded)Taycan Turbo S1966 mm / 77.4 in | 2144 mm / 84.4 in (mirror unfolded)
1852 mm / 72.9 in
Track Width | Front
Taycan 4S Performance1710.0 mm / 67.3 inTaycan 4S Performance Plus1710.0 mm / 67.3 inTaycan GTS Performance Plus1710.0 mm / 67.3 inTaycan Performance1710.0 mm / 67.3 inTaycan Performance Plus1710.0 mm / 67.3 inTaycan Turbo1702.0 mm / 67.0 inTaycan Turbo S1690.0 mm / 66.5 in
420d1595.0 mm / 62.8 in420d xDrive1597.0 mm / 62.9 in420i1595.0 mm / 62.8 in430i1595.0 mm / 62.8 inM440i xDrive1587.0 mm / 62.5 in
Track Width | Rear
Taycan 4S Performance1694.0 mm / 66.7 inTaycan 4S Performance Plus1694.0 mm / 66.7 inTaycan GTS Performance Plus1694.0 mm / 66.7 inTaycan Performance1694.0 mm / 66.7 inTaycan Performance Plus1694.0 mm / 66.7 inTaycan Turbo1667.0 mm / 65.6 inTaycan Turbo S1655.0 mm / 65.2 in
420d1623.0 mm / 63.9 in420d xDrive1624.0 mm / 63.9 in420i1623.0 mm / 63.9 in430i1623.0 mm / 63.9 inM440i xDrive1614.0 mm / 63.5 in
Weight
Taycan 4S Performance2140.0 kg / 4717.9 lbsTaycan 4S Performance Plus2220.0 kg / 4894.3 lbsTaycan GTS Performance Plus2303.0 kg / 5077.2 lbsTaycan Performance2050.0 kg / 4519.5 lbsTaycan Performance Plus2130.0 kg / 4695.8 lbsTaycan Turbo2305.0 kg / 5081.7 lbsTaycan Turbo S2295.0 kg / 5059.6 lbs
420d1705.0 kg / 3758.9 lbs420d xDrive1760.0 kg / 3880.1 lbs420i1620.0 kg / 3571.5 lbs430i1645.0 kg / 3626.6 lbsM440i xDrive1825.0 kg / 4023.4 lbs
Wheel Size
Taycan 4S PerformanceFront wheel rims: 8J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 10J x 19Taycan 4S Performance PlusFront wheel rims: 8J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 10J x 19Taycan GTS Performance PlusFront wheel rims: 9J x 20 Rear wheel rims: 11J x 20Taycan PerformanceFront wheel rims: 8J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 10J x 19Taycan Performance PlusFront wheel rims: 8J x 19 Rear wheel rims: 10J x 19Taycan TurboFront wheel rims: 9J x 20 Rear wheel rims: 11J x 20Taycan Turbo SFront wheel rims: 9.5J x 21 Rear wheel rims: 11.5J x 21
420d7.5J x 17420d xDrive7.5J x 17420i7.5J x 17430i7.5J x 17M440i xDrive8.5J x 18
Wheelbase
2900 mmTaycan 4S Performance2900 mm / 114.2 inTaycan 4S Performance Plus2900 mm / 114.2 inTaycan GTS Performance Plus2901 mm / 114.2 inTaycan Performance2900 mm / 114.2 inTaycan Performance Plus2900 mm / 114.2 inTaycan Turbo2900 mm / 114.2 inTaycan Turbo S2900 mm / 114.2 in
2856 mm / 112.4 in

Performance

Acceleration | 0 - 100 km/h
Taycan 4S Performance4.0 secTaycan 4S Performance Plus4.0 secTaycan GTS Performance Plus3.7 secTaycan Performance5.4 secTaycan Performance Plus5.4 secTaycan Turbo3.2 secTaycan Turbo S2.8 sec
420d7.3 sec420d xDrive7.6 sec420i7.9 sec430i6.2 secM440i xDrive4.7 sec
Acceleration | 0 - 60 mph
Taycan 4S Performance3.8 secTaycan 4S Performance Plus3.8 secTaycan GTS Performance Plus3.5 secTaycan Performance5.1 secTaycan Performance Plus5.1 secTaycan Turbo3.0 secTaycan Turbo S2.6 sec
420d6.9 sec420d xDrive7.2 sec420i7.5 sec430i5.9 secM440i xDrive4.5 sec
CO2 Emission
420d126 ~ 141 g/km420d xDrive133 ~ 150 g/km420i150 ~ 166 g/km430i156 ~ 173 g/kmM440i xDrive181 ~ 194 g/km
Coefficient Of Drag
Taycan 4S Performance0.22Taycan 4S Performance Plus0.22Taycan GTS Performance Plus0.22Taycan Performance0.22Taycan Performance Plus0.22Taycan Turbo0.22Taycan Turbo S0.25
420d0.26420d xDrive0.26420i0.26430i0.26M440i xDrive0.30
Electric Range
Taycan 4S Performance335.0 km / 208.2 miTaycan 4S Performance Plus389.0 km / 241.7 miTaycan GTS Performance Plus424.0 km / 263.5 miTaycan Performance354.0 km / 220.0 miTaycan Performance Plus407.0 km / 252.9 miTaycan Turbo381.0 km / 236.7 miTaycan Turbo S390.0 km / 242.3 mi
Fuel Economy
420d4.8 L/100km / 49.0 MPG (combined)420d xDrive5.1 L/100km / 46.1 MPG (combined)420i6.6 L/100km / 35.6 MPG (combined)430i6.8 L/100km / 34.6 MPG (combined)M440i xDrive8.0 L/100km / 29.4 MPG (combined)
Top Speed
Taycan 4S Performance250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphTaycan 4S Performance Plus250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphTaycan GTS Performance Plus249.0 km/h / 154.7 mphTaycan Performance230.0 km/h / 142.9 mphTaycan Performance Plus230.0 km/h / 142.9 mphTaycan Turbo260.0 km/h / 161.6 mphTaycan Turbo S260.0 km/h / 161.6 mph
420d235.0 km/h / 146.0 mph420d xDrive233.0 km/h / 144.8 mph420i235.0 km/h / 146.0 mph430i250.0 km/h / 155.3 mphM440i xDrive250.0 km/h / 155.3 mph
Towing Capacity
420d750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)420d xDrive750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)420i750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)430i750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1600 kg / 3527 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)M440i xDrive750 kg / 1653 lbs (w/o brakes) | 1800 kg / 3968 lbs (w/ brakes @ 12% gradient)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Taycan 4S PerformanceFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveTaycan 4S Performance PlusFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveTaycan GTS Performance PlusRear-wheel driveTaycan PerformanceRear-engine (transverse), Rear-wheel driveTaycan Performance PlusRear-engine (transverse), Rear-wheel driveTaycan TurboFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveTaycan Turbo SFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
420dFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive420d xDriveFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive420iFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel drive430iFront-engine (longitudinal), Rear-wheel driveM440i xDriveFront-engine (longitudinal), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
Euro 6d
Engine
420dB47D20B420d xDriveB47D20B420iB48B20A430iB48B20AM440i xDriveB58B30B
Engine | Bore
420d84.0 mm / 3.3 in420d xDrive84.0 mm / 3.3 in420i82.0 mm / 3.2 in430i82.0 mm / 3.2 inM440i xDrive82.0 mm / 3.2 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
420d16.5:1420d xDrive16.5:1420i11.0:1430i10.2:1M440i xDrive10.2:1
Engine | Displacement
420d2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1995.0 cc420d xDrive2.0 L / 121.7 cu-in / 1995.0 cc420i2.0 L / 121.9 cu-in / 1998.0 cc430i2.0 L / 121.9 cu-in / 1998.0 ccM440i xDrive3.0 L / 182.9 cu-in / 2998.0 cc
Engine | Power
Taycan 4S Performance408 hp / 304.2 kWTaycan 4S Performance Plus408 hp / 304.2 kWTaycan GTS Performance Plus408 hp / 304.2 kWTaycan Performance408 hp / 304.2 kWTaycan Performance Plus476 hp / 355.0 kW
420d190.0 hp / 141.7 kW @ 4000 rpm + 11.0 hp / 8.2 kW (electric motor)420d xDrive190.0 hp / 141.7 kW @ 4000 rpm + 11.0 hp / 8.2 kW (electric motor)420i184.0 hp / 137.2 kW @ 5000-6500 rpm430i245.0 hp / 182.7 kW @ 4500-6500 rpmM440i xDrive374.0 hp / 278.9 kW @ 5500-6500 rpm + 11.0 hp / 8.2 kW (electric motor)
Engine | Specific Output
420d95.2 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in420d xDrive95.2 hp/L / 1.6 hp/cu-in420i92.1 hp/L / 1.5 hp/cu-in430i122.6 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-inM440i xDrive124.7 hp/L / 2.0 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
420d90.0 mm / 3.5 in420d xDrive90.0 mm / 3.5 in420i94.6 mm / 3.7 in430i94.6 mm / 3.7 inM440i xDrive94.6 mm / 3.7 in
Engine | Torque
Taycan 4S PerformanceLaunch: 850 NmTaycan 4S Performance PlusLaunch: 1050 Nm
420d400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-2500 rpm420d xDrive400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1750-2500 rpm420i300 Nm / 221.3 lb-ft @ 1350-4000 rpm430i400 Nm / 295.0 lb-ft @ 1600-4000 rpmM440i xDrive500 Nm / 368.8 lb-ft @ 1900-5000 rpm
Engine | Type
2x AC Electric motors
420dTwin-scroll turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder420d xDriveTwin-scroll turbocharged commonrail diesel inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder420iTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinder430iTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 engine with 4 values per cylinderM440i xDriveTwin-scroll turbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-6 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Transmission | Gears
2-speed
8-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic
Automatic Steptronic

Production

Availability
Taycan 4S Performance2020Taycan 4S Performance Plus2020Taycan GTS Performance Plus2022Taycan Performance2021Taycan Performance Plus2021Taycan Turbo2020Taycan Turbo S2020
2021
Debut
2019 Frankfurt Motor Show
2021-06-09
Made In
Germany
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