Porsche Panamera is Porsche’s most sophisticated offering so far and recently the version range of the same has been extended, The introduction of Porsche Panamera Diesel extends the car’s variant range one step ahead and also enhances its global appeal.
The diesel model is a luxury Gran Turismo one and is again very distinguishable from all other luxury sedans present in all the markets across the world. The performance of this car is said to be the key element for the possible success of it and with the new features incorporated it surely will become the next top of the wish list car.
2012 Porsche Panamera Diesel Model Specifications In India
The effortless coping with speed bursts and cross country touring characteristics are delivered by a 3.0-litre V6 CRDI diesel engine with a maximum power output of 250 hp (184 kW) achieved between 3,800 rpm and 4,400 rpm. The maximum torque output of 550 Nm, available between 1,750 rpm to 2,750 rpm makes the vehicle pull like a bull.
The availability of an exclusive rear wheel drive and an efficient 8 speed Tiptronic S transmission as standard, makes this car a bit more special. Talking about performance and not mentioning the top speed and sprint time doesn’t make any sense. The 250 hp power mill gifts the car a top speed of 242 km/h and a 0 to 62 mph (0-100 km/h) sprint time of 6.8 seconds,
The most unique and attractive facts about it include a claimed driving range of 1200 km on a fully filled 80 litre fuel tank, 172 g/km of emissions and Combined fuel economy of 6.5 l/100 km. Dimension wise the car measures 1931mm (76.0in) in width ,1418mm (55.8in) in height and 4970mm (195.7in) in length.
2012 Porsche Panamera Diesel Model Features In India
The class leading standard features of the car include:
- Leather interior
- Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)
- Bi-Xenon headlights
- Front and rear ParkAssist
- Tyre pressure monitoring
- Automatic dimming rear view mirrors
- Porsche Communication Management with touch-screen satellite navigation and audio controls
- Cruise control and
- A three year warranty
2012 Porsche Panamera Diesel Model Price
The diesel model is available for £62,134 (80,183 euro in Germany inc. VAT).