Porsche introduced the hybrid version of the Panamera Gran Turismo S, which marked a new chapter in the philosophy of the firm in terms of luxury cars with high fuel efficiency and power of a true sports car.
Without sacrificing the elegance and sporty style, the new Gran Turismo combines a total of 380 horses with the best performance out of fuel, only (2.41 gallons per 100 miles). Melbourne paint correction This not only makes the Panamera S Porsche Hybrid most efficient of all time, but also places the head of all production hybrid vehicles in its class in terms of fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
These values are achieved thanks to Michelin tires for all seasons with lower rolling resistance, developed specifically for the Panamera and are available as an option.
But even with regular tires, fuel consumption of new hybrid model of Porsche is unusually low for its class (2.51 gallons per 100 miles).
The Panamera Hybrid S sets new standards in terms of both classic and performance when compared with the characteristics of hybrid vehicles.
The Panamera Hybrid S startup accelerates from 0 to 62 miles per hour in six seconds and reaches a top speed of 168 miles per hour.
In pure electric mode, the vehicle can travel about 1.24 miles, and you can drive on electric power at speeds up (53 miles per hour, depending on driving conditions.
In addition, the Porsche hybrid system is the only one that can exploit the additional consumer stocks by type cruise mode (sailing) on motorways and main roads.
This means disengage and turn off the power train at speeds of up to (103 mph) (in the Cayenne S Hybrid: 97 miles per hour) during the phases in which the combustion engine generates power.
The Panamera Hybrid S is powered by the same combination of engine that proved effective in the Cayenne S SUV Hybrid.
Main propulsion is provided by a 3.0-liter V6 engine with a compressor which has an output of 333 horsepower, complete with an electric motor of 47 horsepower.
Both engines can propel the Panamera Hybrid S separately or combined. The electric motor also functions as a generator and starter.
Along with clutch separator, a compact hybrid module located between the combustion engine and transmission.
The electric motor is connected to a NiMH battery, nickel-metal hydride, which is stored electrical energy recovered from the processes driving and braking.
The power transmission is by the famous eight-speed Tiptronic S, standard on the Cayenne, with a broad range of speed ratios.
As for the teams, the Panamera S Hybrid has better specifications than the Panamera S eight-cylinder engine, already a very high level.
For example, the hybrid model has as standard adaptive air suspension, which includes the Adaptive Damping System (PASM active suspension control of Porsche), Servotronic and a rear wiper.
The new Gran Turismo also features the innovative concept of viewing the Hybrid Cayenne S, which provides the driver with all the relevant information on the status of specific driving hybrid vehicle.
With the new hybrid variant, the Panamera model line now consists of six different models.
This offer underlines the strategic importance of Intelligent Performance Porsche philosophy and create entirely new product highlights, sports and environmental, for the exclusive first-class segment.
This is in line with the wishes of customers, as evidenced by the resounding success in the market. Approximately 15 months after the start of sales, have given almost 30 thousand vehicles.
This means that the Gran Turismo has achieved a 13% in the vehicle segment of first-class luxury. The new model will further increase the attractiveness of the fourth line of Porsche models on the market.
The Porsche Panamera reached 25 000 units built.
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The Porsche Panamera, Which is the latest model from the German is enjoying such levels of popularity that only 10 months after going on sale, the Leipzig plant has reached 25 000 units produced.
In this factory the state of Saxony, in addition to the Panamera will be built the next generation of all-terrain sports Cayenne. The model was fortunate Panamera ruby red color with a 3.6-liter six-cylinder engine capable of delivering 300 horsepower and high levels of efficiency that will be delivered to a U.S. customer.
The performance of the V6 versions of this four-door coupe is one of the factors that conquest customers from all over the world, including the United States, a country that has been characterized by love of V8 engines but has impressed with the six cylinder efficient and sporty performance.
In addition to excellent performance, the Panamera includes the highest levels of comfort and exclusivity of the luxury segment.
The Panamera has been in business since September 2009 with different versions: the Panamera Panamera S and 4S eight-cylinder engine with 400 horsepower or the Panamera Turbo 500 horsepower.
However, since May, the Panamera Panamera and 4 have complemented the range of V6 engines.
Porsche added new customization options for the Panamera.
Porsche announced that from September will provide an Powerkit for Panamera Turbo will increase engine power by 40 horsepower for a total of 540 horses.
It will also be available Sport Design Package and new Panamera Sport wheels 20 inch options that extend the program of individualization of the range Grand Turismo.Los key elements of this new kit are the new turbo with titanium turbine rotors and aluminum that make a significant improvement in engine response.
If you use the Sport Plus mode the car can accelerate from 0 to 60 in 3.9 seconds and reach 189 miles per hour with a fuel consumption of 24.6 miles per gallon achieved largely due to Intelligent Performance Porsche.
The Powerkit will be available from September with a price of $ 21 000 427 and to update previous models will be available from November.
There is also Sport Design PackagePorsche which includes a unique front design with black grille for air intake, side skirts and underbody on the rear panel with diffuser fins and standard, all painted the same exterior color.
This equipment will be available from October with a price of $ 5000 879, although the skirts can be ordered separately for a price of $ 893.
For particularly sporty performance with appearance and improved driving dynamics, is the choice of new alloy wheels 20-inch color available metallic silver, Black or color of the car and will cost $ 2 billion 38.
With these programs, the German manufacturer offers the possibility of improving its entire product line and expand the capabilities of standard equipment to bring the vehicle to customer tastes.