The last day 29 September the doors opened the Paris motor show for the accredited media. At the stand of Porsche in the parisian event could see, for the first time in public, the hybrid version of the Porsche Panamera, which this year has introduced the second generation of the model. The model exhibited in Paris is called the Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid, and is the alternative greener of the entire range of the sedan.
The Panamera 4 E-Hybrid is powered by a gasoline engine V6 2.9-liter that makes 330 hp and 450 Nm, and an electric propulsion system that delivers 136 hp and 400 Nm. The total power available when both work together, rises to the 462 hp and the torque up to 700 Nm. Despite all of this, this variant not looking for a high sportsmanship, being more focused on efficiency and homologando a consumption of only 2.5 l/100 km.
however, a few days after they jumped the rumors about a second hybrid variant, but, in this case, with a configuration sporting. According to feature our fellow Car Advice, which interviewed the high position of the brand in research and development Michael Steiner, he said that a hybrid variant is even more powerful and was among the plans of Porsche.
“we Will make another hybrid version of the Panamera, and it will go in the direction of a high performance model. I’m not willing to say anything more, but will have better performance than the existing”; stated Michael Steiner.
Despite the fact that the future Panamera hybrid high performance will have a greater power, is not expected to be much more powerful, sensing that will be slightly above the 500 hp, but do expect a configuration of the chassis, suspensions and the aesthetic is more dynamic, so it will be more fast and funny hour of driving, the couple that is more striking aesthetically.
Source – Car Advice