How is the performance of Porsche Panamera?
Porsche, the German auto-maker is a renowned manufacturer of petrol as well as diesel engines. Porsche Panamera petrol variants are presented in three different engine options. The first two variants Porsche Panamera Base and Porsche Panamera 4 in this lineup come loaded with a 3.6-litre, 6-cylinder, 24-valve, DOHC based petrol engine that churns out a maximum power of 310 bhp at 6200 rpm and produce a peak torque of 400 Nm at 3750 rpm. Both these engines are coupled with a 7-speed automatic transmission gearbox. These sedans are superior in terms of performance and acceleration. Now the top end variant which is Porsche Panamera Turbo is the best among all and the most luxurious. It is equipped with a 4.8-litre, 8-cylinder, 32-valves, V8 Twin Turbo Petrol Engine which has the ability to produce a mammoth power of 520 bhp at 6000 rpm and a torque of 700 Nm at 2250 - 4500 rpm. It coupled with a 7-speed automatic transmission gear box in order to provide a lightening fast acceleration. The remaining variant of the petrol line up Porsche Panamera GTS gets its power from a 4.8-litre, 8-cylinder, 32-valves V8 Combustion Engine. It delivers supremely as it generates a maximum power of 440 bhp at 6700 rpm and a torque of 520 Nm at 3500 rpm. It is also coupled with the same 7-speed automatic transmission gear box. On the other hand, the lone diesel variant is combined with a 3.0-litre, 6-cylinder, 24-valve, V6 diesel engine which produces 250 bhp at 3800 - 4400 rpm and a torque of 550 Nm at 1750 - 2750 rpm. This highly efficient engine is mated to a 8-speed automatic transmission gear box.