New Car, 2016 Porsche Panamera Review
2016 Porsche Panamera – After years of development, the 2016 Porsche Panamera will finally released to the market. The previous version of this luxurious sedan breaks the sales record that beyond the expectation. That success has become the foundation to build the new generation for Porsche Panamera. The changes for this newest Panamera will not much but it still gives great look for this sedan car. Now, let’s see the changes on this car.
2016 Porsche Panamera Redesign
The changes of the Porsche Panamera new model 2016 can be found in the new platform and the new materials used for the body. It is said that this new Panamera will used 6 new materials for the body such as aluminum, magnesium, really strong steel, etc. With this new MSB platform, the new Panamera will be lighter, have better performance and also lower in fuel consumption. This platform also used for the new 911 cars.
This new Panamera has been seen tested in snowy road and although it still look similar with the previous version but the body seem to get a new curved on the body line. The changes on the body line make this new Panamera look classy and elegant. The changes also can be seen from the new oval-shaped headlights. The changing on the curved of the body will make this car more aerodynamics.
2016 Porsche Panamera Engine Specs
Under the hood, it seems that the 2016 Porsche Panamera will get new engine. The engine will be higher that the engine that used by the current generation. This engine will not only gives better performance but also higher horsepower. Panamera is actually the hybrid version from the Porsche 911. So it will get hybrid engine that combine the petrol engine with the electric motor. The petrol engine is the 3.0 L petrol engine while the electric motor is a lithium ion battery with 9.4 kWh. Both, the engine will produce total power as much as 410 horsepower that will be able to make the new Panamera run from 0 mph to 60 mph in just 6 seconds.
The other model from the Panamera which is the Turbo S will get a new V8 engine and the Panamera S version will get V6 engine.
2016 Porsche Panamera Release Date and Price
The new Porsche Panamera will be released at the end of 2016 while the estimated price for this premium car will range from $ 204.000 to $ 444.000 depend on the features and also the current exchange.