Electric-car maker Tesla is reportedly getting ready to challenge the Porsche Taycan’s recent Nurburgring Nordschleife lap record for electric cars.

Last month the new Taycan Turbo S silently zoomed around the green hell in just seven minutes and 42 seconds, making it the fastest battery-powered production car around the iconic German circuit...

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