If you’ve been looking for a luxury sedan with the styling and performance of a sports car that’s also an exceptional daily driver, there may be a Porsche Panamera in your future. It’s available in eight trim levels at dealers like the Porterville Porsche dealer. Buyers can choose from three body styles: the standard sedan with a hatchback-style trunk, the Panamera Executive with a longer wheelbase and more rear leg room, and a Sport Turismo variant with wagon-like styling and lots of room for cargo. There are many engines on offer, including a hybrid system.
Here’s a quick rundown of the 2021 Porsche Panamera models you’ll find at a dealer like the Porterville Porsche dealership.
The base 2021 Porsche Panamera is powered by a twin-turbocharged 2.9-liter V6 that makes 325 horsepower and 331 lb-ft of torque, mated to an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission that sends power to the rear wheels. The Panamera can make the sprint from zero to 60 mph in 5.3 seconds.
Highlights of the Panamera’s standard features include an adaptive suspension, heated front seats, a panoramic sunroof, a 12.3-inch infotainment touchscreen, wireless Apple CarPlay, a 10-speaker audio system, a navigation system, and a wireless charging pad. Standard driver assistance features include lane keeping assist and front and rear parking sensors.
The Panamera 4 comes with all the features of the base Panamera, plus all-wheel drive.
The Panamera 4S gets the features of the Panamera 4, with an engine that puts out 443 hp and 405 lb-ft of torque. It also comes with an air suspension that can raise or lower the ride height.
The Panamera 4 E-Hybrid is a plug-in hybrid that utilizes a V6 engine that works with an electric motor and a rechargeable battery pack. This hybrid powertrain generates 462 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque, with an EPA-estimated all-electric driving range of 19 miles on a full charge.