The debut of the new Porsche Panamera took place in April 2009 at the Shanghai Motor Show. This model became another milestone in the history of the German manufacturer of sports cars, which, in order to expand its customer base and increase sales, introduced the first in its line of Cayenne crossover, and then a large sports hatchback executive class. Externally, the Porsche Panamera reminds strongly stretched coupe with 911 branded lighting fixtures, but completely different profile with a long hood, a vertical air intakes in the front wings and smoothly rounded window sill line near the rear rack.

Configuration and price Porsche Panamera 2016.

Equipment Price Engine Transmission Drive
Diesel $77,900 3.0 diesel engine (250 hp) Automatic (8) rear
V6 PDK $79,000 3.6 petrol (310 hp) Automatic (7) rear
4 PDK $84,600 3.6 petrol (310 hp) Automatic (7) full
S PDK $90,900 3.0 petrol (420 hp) Automatic (7) rear
S E-Hybrid $93,200 Hybrid 3.0 (416 hp) Automatic (8) rear
4S $99,000 3.0 petrol (420 hp) Automatic (7) full
GTS $113,400 4.8 petrol (440 hp) Automatic (7) full
4S Executive $125,600 3.0 petrol (420 hp) Automatic (7) full
Turbo $141,400 4.8 petrol (520 hp) Automatic (7) full
Turbo Executive $161,100 4.8 petrol (520 hp) Automatic (7) full
Turbo S $180,400 4.8 petrol (550 hp) Automatic (7) full
Turbo S Executive $200,600 4.8 petrol (550 hp) Automatic (7) full

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At the motor show in Shanghai 2013, the premiere of the updated Porsche Panamera 2014 model year, the exterior of which was declassified in early April. Restyled car was retouched bumper, a modified head optics and taillights, and transferred under the section below the rear license plate. The interior of the Panamera updated with towering torpedo logical passing into the central console, judging by the pictures, it has not changed. This salon has become a brand name for the new Cayenne, as well as the coupe 911 (991) and a couple of Boxster/Cayman last generation. For the car offers a wide range of powertrains. Initially the model was introduced with 4.8-liter V8, giving out 400 hp in the version of all-wheel drive Panamera S and modification 4S. But for the Panamera Turbo it returns increased to 500 “horses”.

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A year later, the manufacturer has offered a more modest 3.6-liter V6 (300 hp), which is mounted on a conventional Panamera available with 6-speed manual and 7-band “robot” PDK, as well as on the Panamera 4-wheel drive. Next to the hatchback is now available 3.0-liter diesel engine (250 hp) and a hybrid plant, which is Panamera S Hybrid develops 380 “horses”. Only these two versions of the models are equipped with eight-speed automatic transmissions. Finally, on top of the range is Porsche Panamera Turbo S with 550-strong version of the 4.8-liter engine, and there are still 430-strong modification of the Panamera GTS, filling the gap between the S and Turbo. This engine was not only powerful, but also 18% more economical. Panamera Diesel received a new 300-horsepower (650 Nm) engine instead of the previous 250 to impact forces, with whom she is gaining a hundred places at 6.0 sec., And the maximum speed reaches 259 km/h (15 more than before) . Instead of the former Panamera S Hybrid is now in the line appeared modification Panamera S E-Hybrid, which is equipped with three-liter petrol “six”, 95-horsepower electric motor and a set of lithium-ion batteries with a capacity of 9.4 kWh. The total return of such installation is equal to 410 hp From 0 to 100 km/h Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid 2014 accelerates in 5.5 seconds and a top speed of 270 km/h. The vehicle can travel on electric at a distance of 18 to 36 km (depending on driving style) and the average fuel consumption in the combined cycle of just 3.1 liters per 100 kilometers. The batteries can be recharged at special stations (2.5 hours) or from Network Appliance (4 hours). The engine in the top-end modification Porsche Panamera Turbo S 2016 after the upgrade issues 570,550 against the force. In addition, Porsche Panamera 2016 acquired an extended modification Executive (is available for versions of Turbo and 4S). It turned out to be 150 mm longer than usual (the value of the wheelbase increased to 3070 mm). Its basic equipment includes air suspension and two separate rear seats.

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