Porsche Taycan driver learns firsthand that roundabouts are a bad idea for high-speed tests


By Simon Alvarez

Posted on January 30, 2021

Anyone that’s spent some time behind the wheel of high-performance electric cars like the Tesla Model S Performance or the Porsche Taycan knows that driving with instant power is exhilarating. With the instant torque, the crazy acceleration, and the g-forces pushing you back into the seat, it is no wonder that launches become addictive in an electric car. 
But inasmuch as launches in a high-powered EV are extremely fun, they also require much caution and responsibility. One small mistake, one small miscalculatio