In November 2016 was presented redesigned Porsche Panamera.
The proportions of the vehicle are not significantly changed, but thanks to the silhouette which now looks more like a coupe car roof is lowered by 20 mm, while the wheelbase are extended by 30 mm compared to the Panamera I.
All in all, the car is stylish more associated with the Porsche 911, than it was before, which is a plus and a step forward in terms of design.
The interior has been significantly modernized, also under the influence of the 911, with a large, 12.3-inch multimedia system in tablet form. The display took most of the top positions of the center console, while the central air vents instead of the side, as the first generation, are slightly lower, the panel on which the shift lever, and the commands between the driver and front passenger are activated at the touch of a finger.
Even the passengers sitting in the back get the truth slightly smaller screen with controls for climate regulation and other functions, which is located at the rear of the center console.
Dimensions of new Porsche Panamera
Given that this is a premium sports sedan, which will be used for longer trips, the boot capacity is 495 liters with the backrest upright, to a maximum of 1,304 liters with rear seats folded down.
Among the many luxury options, customers have access to a panoramic roof, seats with massage, ambient lighting in the cabin, Burmester premium 3D “surround” audio system …
The second generation of the Panamera is set to a more recent version of the MSB of mechanical platforms, and there are different standard and optional systems and technologies, such as the adaptive system of the air suspension, including Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM) and Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control Sport (PDCC Sport) system with a Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus (PTV Plus) technology.
2017 Porsche Panamera engine
For the first time, the Panamera is available with a management system on all 4 wheels (used in models 918 Spyder and the 911 Turbo).
Basic 2.9 V6 bi-turbo in the Panamera 4S produces 440 hp and 550 Nm, enough that the car from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.4 s, or 4.2 with the Sport Chrono package, while the maximum speed 290 km / h.
The new Panamera can already be ordered in Europe, and the first deliveries are expected in November. The price in Germany for the model Panamera 4S is 113.027 euros, Panamera 4S Diesel cost of 116,954 euros, while the Panamera Turbo should be set aside 153,011 euros.