After many teasers and have been on everyone’s lips in recent days, the order has been submitted to the Porsche Panamera 2017. This is the second generation of the luxury sedan and comes fully renewed with an image more dynamic, the latest in technology and glittery range of engines. Not for its mechanics in front position, we could say that it is a 911 four-door.
Seen from the outside, the new Panamera looks more imposing. In reality its dimensions remain almost intact and grows only 35 millimeters long and 5 millimeters wide and high. Your battle will also extend 30 millimeters. What makes him stand out is the new design language, taken directly from the 911. Among other things, premieres optical, front and rear, in addition to a fall from the ceiling more pronounced and attractive.
When we went inside we realize that the renovation is total. There is also the Porsche Advanced Cockpit, a new instrumentation with two screens of 7 inches, which changes the analog by digital. There will also be a touch screen of 12.3 inches in the center of the dashboard to control the infotainment. Also appear touch surfaces that replaced the outdated buttons.
As expected, the new Panamera will receive all kinds of driving aids and systems that improve dynamic level. The tuning of the chassis has been intensive and is now a rear axle directional, Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control Sport (PDCC Sport), Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) or Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus. All accompanied by a best weight distribution thanks to the intensive use of aluminum.
We move on to talk about one of the most important news, its renewed range of engines biturbo. Initially will go on sale in three versions: Panamera 4S Diesel, Panamera 4S and Panamera Turbo. The only diesel of the range is a V8 biturbo 4.0-liter that delivers 422 HP and 770 Nm of torque. Will do the 0 to 100 km/h in 4.5 seconds (4.3 seconds with the package Sport Chrono) and reach a maximum of 285 km/h. Their consumptions are contained and are situated around 6.8 l/100km.
In regards to the gasoline, the Panamera 4S carries a twin-turbo V6 2.9-liter 440 HP and 550 Nm of torque. Get the 0-100 km/h in 4.4 seconds (4.2 seconds with the package Sport Chrono) and a tip of 289 km/h. The jewel in the crown is the Panamera Turbo that incorporates a V8 biturbo 4.0-liter that delivers 550 HP and 850 Nm. This accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds to 3.6 seconds with the package Sport Chrono) and a top speed of 306 km/h.
Noted that these three engines will have awd and can be set up with the new automatic change PDK eight-speed. You can make reservations, and the first units will be delivered from November. The Porsche Panamera 4S will come with a price 113.027 euros, the Panamera 4S Diesel will 116.954 euros and the Panamera Turbo goes up to 153.011 euros in Germany.
Source – Porsche