Porsche Panamera Turbo S packs 570 hp and 192 mph top speed

Oct 31, 2013
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Porsche has announced a new top-of-the-line model for its four-door Panamera range. The new car is called the Porsche Panamera Turbo S and Porsche says that it's the fastest, most powerful, and most luxurious Panamera available. Porsche is also offering an Executive version of the car with a wheelbase extended by 5.9 inches intended for being driven around in rather than driving.

The Executive version also has the noise-insulated windows that feature privacy glazing and an interior lighting package specifically for the rear seats. The Executive version also has a large center console in the rear seat. The new Panamera will make its official world that you at the Tokyo Motor Show on November 20.

The Panamera Turbo S has an exclusive color called Palladium Metallic and features 20-inch wheels. All versions of the Turbo S use the Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control which is an active roll stabilization system to reduce body roll in curves. The car is also be fitted with Porsche Torque Vectoring Plus to provide improved traction.

The Panamera Turbo S is also fitted with Porsche Ceramic Composite Brakes to help resist brake fade and wear. It's a 15 hp increase compared to the normal Turbo version of the car thanks to a pair of new turbochargers featuring larger compressors. The Turbo S also has increased injection pressure and the engine gets pistons made from a new aluminum alloy and specially coated rings. The Panamera Turbo S starts at $180,300 with the Executive version starting at $200,500.

SOURCE: Porsche


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