Let’s be honest, many of us like the Panamera Porsche! Unusual sedan in a fastback body makes a tremendous impression, massive and fast, classical but futuristic, elegant but modern, this was a mixture of many years of progress the Porsche team and decades of experience creating some of the world’s best sports cars.
2017 Porsche Panamera release date
Porsche has already confirmed that its brand-new Panamera will be offered in 03/2016 at the Geneva auto show, but probably the hybrid specification will appear at later 2017.
Release date: spring 2016 / late 2017
2017 Porsche Panamera redesign
With all the Panamera advantages and we can say that a certain proportion of the cultic, weird heard the words of the creators of the sedan, clearly alluding to the detail that they (designers) are aware the premium sedan looks impressive enough and at some angles even a bit unpresentable. They say it is time for a new replacement. Well, the idea as stated is good, very positive, no matter how cool the design is not possessed car, but the time passed quickly, forms are boring, and the audience begins to demand something more and better.
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2017 Porsche Panamera road tests
The latest model according to an insider Porsche is already halfway in its development and according to the calculations promises to be lighter, more economical and overall more efficient in operation. This will keep the roots of the sport, improve dynamics and increase the number of “horses” under the hood.
2017 Porsche Panamera features
First, in the next-generation 2017 Porsche Panamera will not be used carbon body, such rumors began to appear online. Such technologies are still far from mass production. But despite this mass luxury “4-door” will not exceed 1.900 kg. Weight is small, especially when consider the car will be equipped with various additional systems to an even greater extent than the present model and its wheelbase will be increased. But the overhangs will be smaller, which of course can deliver some inconvenience in the operation of premium cars on the roads of his native country.
2017 Porsche Panamera interior
Exterior is followed by an interior. Significant changes will involve moving a huge amount of buttons and switches on the central panel in the onboard computer of the Porsche Panamera 2017. The car will have plenty of TFT screens instead of a classic dashboard, new touchscreen center console to get rid of a bunch of buttons.
2017 Porsche Panamera engines
There will be completely new engine range for the new 2017 Panamera consist of 5 gasoline and diesel engines.
There will be Panamera 4S to receive 2.9-liter twin turbocharged V6 producing around 440 HP, then 550-HP Panamera Turbo with a twin turbocharged 4-liter V8. Those two modifications will be available in sales start. Then will appear entry-level model with rear-wheel drive only and entry-level naturally-aspirated engine along with hi-performance 600-HP Turbo S modification.
In Europe, there will be more versions available, including turbodiesel version consist of 3.0L V6 TDI and less powerful 3.0 V6 with 350 HP.
All Panameras will be equipped with 8-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.
In terms of performance, it is claimed that 2017 Porsche Panamera 4S will accelerate to sixty in just 4.2 seconds, while Turbo in just 3.6 sec. Top speed is 180 and 190 mph respectively.
A plug-in hybrid modification will more likely to appear in late 2017.