2012 Porsche Panamera GTS

The new 2012 Porsche Panamera GTS enters the year with more power, an upgraded braking system, and lowered body, this car is fit for the racing circuit.

Modifications

The technical modifications have made it fast, safe, and efficient, so that you can have speed, without sacrificing the practicality of a four-passenger vehicle.

Specifications

General Info
Vehicle Type: Coupe Base Price: $109,900.00
Fuel Tank Capacity: 26.4 gallons (99 liters) Miles Per Gallon: NA
Dimensions
Length: 195.6 in. (496 cm) Wheel Base: 114.9 in. (291.8 cm)
Height: 55.4 in. (140.7 cm) Width: 76 in. (193 cm)
Curb Weight: 4232 lbs (1919 kg) Ground Clearance: NA
Luggage Capacity: 15.7 cu ft Maximum Seating: 4 people
Performance
Engine: Front V8 Displacement: 4.8 Liter
Horsepower: 430 HP Max RPM: 6700 RPM
Torque: 384 lb-ft Transmission: 7-Speed PDK
0-60 mph: 4.3 seconds Maximum Speed: 178 mph (286 km/h)

All Performance

This Sedan could fool you by its looks. With its V8, 4.8 liter engine and great design features, it can go from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.3 seconds, with a top speed of 178 miles per hour.

The Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) – offers 7-speed sports performance in manual, and automatic mode. The PDK allows rapid change in gears with no interruption of power flow.

Porsche Traction Management (PTM) – all-wheel drive and electronic and map controlled clutch with automatic brake differential and anti-slip regulation.

Direct Fuel Injection – DFI injects the fuel directly into the combustion chamber for more effective combustion, improving internal cooling, and ensuring engine efficiency.

Interactive Features

Auto Start and Stop Function – the system will automatically turn the engine off at a stop light, saving fuel, and then restart the engine, as soon as you release the brake pedal. This can be activated or deactivated with the push of a button.

VarioCam Plus – automatically alters the intake camshafts, and changes the lift of the intake valves for acceleration power, and low fuel consumption.

Exhaust System – the tailpipes are made of long lasting stainless-steel alloys, and painted in matte black. The catalytic converters heat rapidly, delivering more effective emissions control.

More Upgrades

The Panamera GTS has adaptive air suspension, and Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM), the body was lowered by 10 millimeters, and upgraded the brakes, making the technical modifications which were necessary to have speed performance, without taking away practicality.

With stiffer shocks and wheel spacers to increase the rear track, and the Standard Sport Chrono Package with launch control, delivers a speedy car with a high-quality drive.

Interior & Exterior

The four-passenger sedan comes in metallic, standard, or special colors such as Carmine Red, Crystal Green Metallic, GT Silver Metallic, Cognac Metallic, or Amethyst Metallic, and has black highlights.

The interior shows off adaptive sport seats, a SportDesign steering wheel with shifting paddles, and GTS leather upholstery and Alcantara surfaces, making it sporty yet classy looking.

If you need a practical car, but want a sporty, fast car, the Porsche Panamera GTS is the one to test.