The first time when this model of Porsche came into the market was way back in 2010. Since then, this car has been able to satisfy the needs of all luxury car lovers out there. Even though this franchise car costs a bit more than average luxury cars, but its features are just amazing, with Porsche’s very own engine performance to back it up. The latest 2016 Porsche Panamera offers a lot of new features, along with several of its best specs from its last models. So, many experts are saying that this 2016 model of this car is actually going to be a perfect value for your money. Now, let’s take a look at some of the detailed specifications for this car.
2016 Porsche Panamera Improved Performance
As far as performance specs of this 2016 model of the Panamera are concerned, the engine compartment looks pretty standard. Its base engine comprises of Porsche’s famous 3.6 L V6 cylinder engine which can generate around 310 HP of max power, along with 295 lbs. feet of max torque. All this is very well complimented by a new transmission module of 7 speed dual clutch gearbox. Drivetrain specs involve the standard rear wheel drive, along with an optional all-wheel drive for higher trims, starting with Panamera 4S Edition.
The top speed of the base model looks very good – with a figure of 160.9 MPH for rear wheel drive model, and 159.7 MPH for all-wheel drive. Acceleration is even better, as it hits the 0-60 MPH barrier in just under 6 seconds for both those drive train options. The 2016 Porsche Panamera makes sure that the suspension is kept subtle with their famous Active Suspension System. It changes suspension ratios according to the road structure. Higher trims also get a new addition for speed controlled power steering.
2016 Porsche Panamera Exterior and Interior
Since this 2016 Porsche Panamera model is available in multiple trim options, some of its design features will be different form the rest of those trims. Still, the standard features are pretty good on their own as well. New 19 inches Turbo II wheels have been added for better grip and improved handling. In addition to that, high gloss black trim color is available as an accessory to those side glass panels. The headlights have been improved in this 2016 Porsche Panamera, with latest technology of dual xenon lights, along with Porsche’s very own dynamic lighting system to take care of the rest of those lighting areas.
Two separate packages are available – Entry and Drive – to implement the different design changes. Interior specs look very appealing, with a leather color scheme for better visuals. All the latest tech gadgets have been added, along with Porsche’s own communication system, a 7 inch touch screen interface and new satellite navigation. The audio system is really great, along with a rear camera and 14 way powered seats.
2016 Porsche Panamera Price and Release Date
Porsche is offering 2 different pricing packages to deal with multiple trim options. The 2016 Porsche Panamera will be available by June 2015. Its base model is going to cost $85000 with its all-wheel drive train addition.