The NYC Porsche Panamera
One sedan at Manhattan Motor Cars will definitely turn heads. With a distinct look of the Porsche 911, the Porsche Panamera is sometimes a shocking sight to see in New York. As many NYC drivers are used to the two door Porsches, this four door sedan will have you wanting to just jump in and drive through the Long Island streets. Porsche is known for its strong acceleration and precise- handling, the Panamera does not lack on the same features and performance.
The Porsche Panamera is a four passenger se with a hatchback-style truck. Currently ten trim levels are available for the Porsche enthusiasts. The base, Platinum, Base 4, Platinum 4, S Hybrid, S4S, GTS, Turbo, and Turbo S features an array of cabin features. Your passengers will ride in comfort through NY with the dual zone automatic climate control, 8 way power front seats, chilled glove box, 11 speaker sound system with Bluetooth, USB and IPod capabilities while drivers would get features such as driver memory functions, tilt and telescoping steering column, and Navigation System.
The Panamera base and Panamera S are rear wheel drive but the Panamera 4, 4S and Turbo are offered in all-wheel drive. On all Panamera, Porsche incorporate the auto stop-start function to reduce fuel consumption. The base and Panamera 4 are powered by a 3.6 liter v6 engine generating 300 horsepower and 295lb-ft torque. The Panamera s and 4s come equipped with the 4.8 liter V8 engine that makes 400 horsepower and 369lb-ft torque and the GTS’s engine makes 430 horsepower and 384 lb-ft torque. The twin turbocharged Panamera comes to 500 horsepower and 516lb-ft torque. With the Turbo S the Panamera will awe you with 550 horsepower and 553lb-ft torque. All Panamera that are primary gasoline-only comes standard with a seven-speed double-clutch automated manual transmission for those NYC roads. Going to on a different route, The Panamera S Hybrid is a 3.0 liter v6 engine paired with a 35kW electric motor and eight speed automatic transmission with manual shift control. Combined the dual system outputs a total of 380 horsepower and 428lb-ft torque but don’t doubt the Hybrid technology, Panamera S Hybrid goes from zero to sixty in 5.2 seconds and makes 22 miles in the city and 30 miles per hour on the highway.
From the driver seats, the Panamera resembles everything that is Porsche with styling tips from the Porsche 911. The trademark five-ring instrument cluster is incorporated. With integrated headrest, all four seats are well formed and comfortable with substantial support when tackling corner on busy New York streets. There is enough room for tall adults in the rear with the option to make them power adjustable, heated and cooled. Every Panamera at Manhattan Motor Sports offers several driving modes to suit all NY drivers’ preferences. It’s a Porsche so you won’t lack on precise steering and handling. The Porsche Panamera is truly the best in sports sedans. Contact Manhattan Motor Cars in the Long Island, New York area for more information on the Porsche Panamera.