Porsche AG is presenting the first time the innovative interior concept of its fourth series. Already on the market, in Germany on 12 September 2009 begins, the Panamera will be in the top versions with V8 motorization and luxurious facilities available.

With a continuous center console makers from the taps to the Fondsitzen offers four Gran Turismo on all four seats in a new room and ride. The interior provides optimal ergonomic conditions for the driver and stresses beyond the personal sphere of each passenger on each tailored individual seats. A deep seating position and steering wheel give a sporty flat the Porsche-typical direct contact with the road. In addition to these traditional values of the Panamera offers numerous possibilities for the interior to vote individually. Smooth and natural leather-processing equipment in a total of 13 color and material combinations, including four Bi-Color equipments can with seven optional interior designs are combined, including exclusive materials such as carbon, and the open-pored wood “Olive nature.

Porsche PanameraUpon request, a four-zone automatic climate control available, with the temperature, fan strength and air distribution for each position can be set separately. The inmates are in the new Panamera standard of driver and passenger airbags, curtain airbags and the front seats by side and knee airbags protected in case of accidents. For the rear-side airbags are optional.
For the Panamera S and 4S standard comfort front seats are sporty and designed for comfort, an excellent eight-fold electrically adjustable. The fund offers two individual seats with folding armrest means generous leg and headroom for very tall passengers. In the Panamera Turbo is the electric seat adjustment with Comfort Memory Package combines the extension of an additional seat and lumbar support and an electric steering column adjustment covers. Upon request, additional alternatives such as adaptive sport seats
or electrically adjustable comfort seats often in Fond available.

Porsche PanameraFor the first time is in a Porsche as a culmination of listening to desire the high-end surround sound system of the Berlin Edelmanufaktur Burmester available, one of the most prestigious high-end audio manufacturers worldwide. Never before has such a large, acoustically effective total membrane surface area during the design phase of a vehicle and now in a production vehicle implemented: More than 2,400 square centimeters provide a sound experience to the live concert comes very close. They provide 16 speakers, the amplifier of 16 channels with more than 1,000 watts total output will be activated, for a unique sound, of an active subwoofer with 300-watt Class-D amplifier is rounded.

When the luggage is the great practicality of the Panamera concept. After opening the tailgate, four suitcases easily stowed behind the Fondsitzen. Due to the high standing that the luggage can be accommodated. The luggage compartment volume of Panamera S and 4S is 445 liters, the Panamera Turbo offers 432 liters of luggage contents. With umgeklappten Fondsitzlehnen the capacity to grow lush 1,250 liters.

The Panamera will initially only in V8 motorisation and rear-wheel drive on the market: Even the entry model Panamera S is powered by a 4.8 liter V8 with 400 hp (294 kW) performance driven. Power is optional on a seven-speed Porsche double-clutch gearbox (PDK) to the rear wheels. The acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in 5.4 seconds back, the maximum speed of 283 km / h achieved. The EU5 standard consumption is 10.8 l/100 km, CO2 emissions 253 g / km. The price in conjunction with the PDK gearbox, including 19 percent VAT and country-specific equipment is 98,085.50 euros. Mass is the Panamera S with a six-speed manual gearbox and is equipped for the price of 94,575 Euros including 19 percent VAT and country-specific feature.

Porsche PanameraIn the Panamera sports 4S does a 4.8 liter V8 with 400 hp (294 kW) power. The transmission takes place over a seven-speed Porsche double-clutch gearbox (PDK) to all four wheels. The acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h is 5.0 seconds, the maximum speed of 282 km / h. The EU5 standard consumption amounted to 11.1 l/100 km, CO2 emissions to 260 g / km. The price includes 19 percent VAT and country-specific equipment is 102,251 euros.

The top model Panamera Turbo equipped with a 4.8 liter V8 Biturbo with 500 hp (368 kW). Power is also on a seven-speed Porsche double-clutch gearbox (PDK). Allradler The sprint from 0 to 100 km / h in 4.2 seconds. The maximum speed of the turbo to reach 303 km / h. The standard consumption of 12.2 l/100 km, CO2 emissions 286 g / km. The price includes 19 percent VAT and country-specific equipment is 135,154 euros.

All versions are equipped with engines with gasoline direct injection, low-friction drive systems and lightweight bodywork. Panamera will also offer all models with the self-switching Porsche double-clutch PDK gearbox, the new Auto Start-Stop function. It provides the motor vehicle at a standstill and operated brakes automatically – for example at traffic lights or in traffic jams.

Text and Pictures: Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG