2016 Porsche Panamera – Release Date and Review

2016 Porsche Panamera Release Date, MSRP, Price, Interior – News is already buzzing online about the forthcoming new Porsche Panamera. This review is meant to offer a comprehensive report about its price, exterior and interior modifications and, of course, its release date.

2016 Porsche Panamera
2016 Porsche Panamera

For starters, new to the Panamera model, this Cliff Notes will most likely be informative. Five years ago, Porsche had already bagged a 4-door crossover’s SUV, however, the guys at the firm noticed that there was still some space for an appropriate luxury car as well. Entering the 2016 Porsche Panamera will guarantee you of a cozy appeal. It comes with pampering seats and an astounding athletic handling whilst riding it.

2016 Porsche Panamera side angle, red color, alloy wheels

We shouldn’t expect many changes to be effected on the new 2016 Porsche Panamera as the previous model addressed some of the ailing areas. The vehicle comes with a cosmic range of aptitudes that are conspicuously divided on different areas of the vehicle for top performance.

2016 Porsche Panamera exterior, rear view, silver color, taillights

But off course, the new 2016 Porsche Panamera production vehicle will have to face-off with other vehicles in its segment. Despite Panamera’s extensive portfolio and alluring design, there are other vehicles which compare better to it. A case in point is the Jaguar XJ, Mercedes Benz S-Class and Audi A8. Also, the BMW 7 Series is yet another formidable rival. Unfortunately, none is able to drive as well as the 2016 Porsche Panamera.

2016 Porsche Panamera exterior, front view, blue color, headlights and alloy wheels

2016 Porsche Panamera Exterior Changes & Interior Pictures

The vehicle, according to well-placed sources, will still be provided as a 4-door sedan, able to offer a comfortable seating capacity for four passengers. Rumors allege that the vehicle will, like in the previous year, come with a whopping 11 variants to its name. Below are some of the features which we expect the vehicle will definitely feature, however the list isn’t comprehensive.

2016 Porsche Panamera front
2016 Porsche Panamera front

Both the 2016 Porsche Panamera RWD base and AWD 4 model will come fitted with a LED headlights, front parking sensors, taillight accents, front heated seats, a sunroof/moonroof, rear parking sensors, taillight accents, 18” wheels, dual-zone climate control, a chilled glovebox, a V6 powerplant, a 60/40-split aft seats, and leather upholstery.
Other features to expect from the base model include 7” touchscreen display, Bluetooth connectivity, HD radio, 4.8” driver info display, satellite radio, and an iPod/USB interface.

2016 Porsche Panamera back
2016 Porsche Panamera back

The Porsche Panamera S 2016 model and an AWD 4S will encompass all of the above attributes plus quad exhaust tips, chrome window surrounds, 18” wheels, adaptive suspension dumpers, and a turbocharged V6.

2016 Porsche Panamera interior
2016 Porsche Panamera interior

The safety department will most assuredly be brought to par with the rest of the vehicle’s sophistication. Some of the features and technology include stability control, front knee airbags, antilock brakes, side curtain airbags, blind-spot monitoring, audible and visual warnings, and lane assist. Optional features include adaptive cruise control, automatic brakes, and forward collision mitigation system.

2016 Porsche Panamera interior, rear seats

Other features expected to feature in the top-of-the-line Turbo and Turbo S include keyless ignition, driver memory settings, heated front seats, Bose surround system, LED headlights, 14-power front seats, 20” turbo wheels, adaptive rear spoiler, a torque-vectoring aft differential, leather upholstery, adaptive rear spoiler, keyless entry, and ceramic-composite brake rotors.

2016 Porsche Panamera trunk, cargo space

Interior wise, the new Panamera almost resembles the 911, especially the instrument cluster design. This vehicle will without doubt impress its users with its state-of-the-art overall design and modern technology infusion.
Rumors of the 2016 Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid have started making rounds, but the details remain scanty due unavailability of trusted sources.

Engine Specs – 2016 Porsche Panamera

2016 Porsche Panamera engine view

Under the hood of the new 2016 Porsche Panamera should be a 3.6L V6 engine capable of making 304 hp and 295 pounds of torque. Whilst making use of the 6-speed gearbox, the vehicle should reach a maximum speed of 162 mph.
Another engine is a 3.0L turbo-diesel V6 powerplant capable of making 253 hp and 406 pounds of torque. This engine will be paired to a 7-speed transmission combined with a double clutch. Other engines include the 4.8L V8 powerplant capable of providing in excess of 405 hp and 557 pounds of torque, and the 3.0L supercharged V6 engine.


Wheelbase: 115 in
Length: 197.4 in
Width: 76 in
Passenger volume: N/A
Cargo volume: 15.7 cu.ft.
Curb weight: 3902 lbs
Top Speed: 175 mph
0-60: 4.0 sec
MPG: 18/28 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Agate Grey Metallic, Amethyst Metallic, Black, Carbon Grey Metallic, Carmine Red Metallic, Carrara White Metallic, Chestnut Brown Metallic…
Towing Capacity: 4,850 lbs

Price & Release Date For the New 2016 Porsche Panamera

The redesign will sure cost you more bucks. Expect the vehicle to cost an average of $80,000. Its unveiling is expected to take place at the Frankfurt Motor Show later this year.

2016 Porsche Panamera release date
2016 Porsche Panamera release date

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