Welcome to a story about a famous luxury sports car, where you will hear something new about version intended for a family trip. Does it sound a little strange to you? For those who know what we are talking about, we present updated version of the 2018 Porsche Panamera. At this moment on the internet were leaked rumors related with the new version. What changes are you expecting? In the first line, we expect new standards such as MSB platform, exterior updates, and new engines. All this together will do that car be more attractive, powerful and safer during driving.
If you peek in the past you can notice that the first generation of a sedan with four-door was very successful. Since 2010 model has built customer bases, we expect to continue growing with the second generation. The basic concept lies on the Porsche 911, so you can recognize the same signature. Off course carmaker has added new value, and that exactly means cute interior with premium materials and smart technologies.
2018 Porsche Panamera – Exterior design
On spy photos was caught naked 2018 Porsche Panamera model which do not hide changes from the observer’s eye. Exterior design is a very sumptuous with new details on the front fascia and rear end. Completely new front grille design and thin LED lamps will change your first impression. The car receives changes on both sides especially in door section and this implies a different setting of pillars. The rear end has a more rounded form which would be replaced with square shape. Further, new rear look includes a new bumper, rear light, and tailgate with a mechanism for the opening. Panamera designer Michael Mauer concludes that is changes visible and creates a new direction for the future.
2018 Porsche Panamera – Interior
Interior retains leather upholstery and smartest electronic devices which ensure comfort for the family. On the list of revised technologies, you can found new generation infotainment system, satellite navigation with 3D maps, Apple integration and much more for you. MSB platform gives you more space in the second rows of seat and makes driving so enjoyable. From the cockpit, the driver has a good view toward area ahead the car. New side doors providing easy access to the inside of the cabin as and tailgate what provides easy storing. Our thinking about 2018 Porsche Panamera goes in a direction that new interior updates indicate new experience in driving.
2018 Porsche Panamera – Specs
In one hand carmaker uses strength steel to make solid body structure, but on the other hand, uses aluminum to achieve weight-saving. Specification of 2018 Porsche Panamera consists of new V6 and V8 engines. For example, 4.0 liter V8 engine produces 550 horsepower and 568 pound-feet of torque. The engine is connected with ZF dual-clutch eight-speed automatic transmission which distributes power to the rear wheels or all four wheels. The engine works much better thanks to new technologies which support optimization. Now follows some of them such as Start-Stop system, cylinder-deactivation system and others. New V6 engine provides greater efficiency and lower fuel consumption. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is achieved in 7 seconds, while top speed is limited to 155mph. Hybrid power system is also available to potential customers and combines conventional engines with electric motors. Which kind of engine you choose depends on your preferences.