2019 Porsche Panamera Review, Configurations, Price

2019 Porsche Panamera Model Overview at Porsche Orland Park

About the Porsche Panamera

Ever dreamed of a spacious sedan that’s roomy enough for four adults, yet also provides the spirited performance of a sports car? Your dream becomes reality behind the wheel of a new Porsche Panamera. Offering agile handling in a full-size sedan package, an electrifying Plug-In Hybrid variant, and an array of luxurious interior appointments – the Panamera delivers an unparalleled experience. For the 2019 model year, the Panamera remains the benchmark in the performance sedan segment. Car and Driver captured the essence of this 4-door sportscar when they called the Panamera “A Driver’s Car in a Segment that Prioritizes Passengers”. They’re certainly not the only experts who share this opinion.

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What the Critics Say

“If you’re looking for a thrilling driver’s car with a world-class pedigree, but you also need the convenience of four doors and a usable rear seat, the 2019 Porsche Panamera likely has a model for you. Be it the sleek hatchback or wagon-like Sport Turismo, the Panamera is as functional as it is fun.” — Kelley Blue Book

“Amid some outstanding super luxury car competitors, the 2019 Porsche Panamera stands out as a true driver’s car. It’s thrilling to drive, relaxing to ride in, and it has more luggage room than most competitors.” — U.S. News & World Report

What’s New for 2019

Keen shoppers will be able to spot a few slight updates and revisions to the Porsche Panamera for the 2019 model year. First, the GTS and GTS Sport Turismo are two new models which have been added to the lineup. Panamera Turbo variants receive an updated steering wheel design. To keep your eyes focused on the road ahead, the Panamera can now be equipped with an optional head-up display to help you view critical drive information. Lastly, E-Hybrid models have had their hybrid battery warranty coverage extended to 8 years.

Porsche Panamera Features

Porsche Panamera Engine

Potent Performance

Without question, the Porsche Panamera offers a wealth of engine options to suit the needs of any type of motoring enthusiast. Standard power for the Panamera comes in the form of a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 that produces a balanced 330 horsepower and 331 lb-ft of torque. Panamera S variants come equipped with a more powerful twin-turbo 2.9-liter V6 which increases the horsepower total to 440. For the ultimate in exhilaration, Panamera Turbo models come standard with a potent 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 that cranks out an astounding 550 horsepower and 567 lb-ft of torque.

For an electrified driving experience, the Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid comes equipped with an electric motor that produces an extra 136 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. This increases the muscle of the standard V6 engine or — in the case of the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid — boosts the total to an impressive 680 horsepower.

Porsche Panamera Interior

Luxurious Cabin

The interior of the Panamera features a wealth of cutting-edge technology. Porsche Communication Management includes a 12-inch high-resolution touchscreen display and serves as your central control for audio, navigation, and communication. Porsche Connect enhances connectivity inside the Panamera. It offers seamless access to your favorite smartphone apps and allows you to control navigation from your phone to the in-car display.

Passengers can enjoy a cinematic experience with the Porsche Rear Seat Entertainment which includes twin 10-inch touchscreen displays and connects to Porsche Management Communication. When you drive an exhilarating sports car, you’ll not only want technology to match it, but also long-distance comfort as well. The heated and ventilated leather seats with an available massage function will deliver exactly that.

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo

Panamera Sport Turismo

An exciting extension of the Panamera model lineup, the Sport Turismo takes style and capability to new heights. Defined by its eye-catching design, enhanced performance, and superior day-to-day usability – the Panamera Sport Turismo is in a class of its own. Regarded for their ability to achieve the perfect balance between career, family, leisure, and driving pleasure — Porsche Panamera models never sacrifice on functionality. The standard 4+1 seating configuration in the Panamera Sport Turismo allows for expanded interior seating space. Cargo capacity is massive as well with nearly 50 cubic feet of storage space along with a low 24.8-inch loading level allows for easy access. A redesigned raised roofline, large rear window, LED headlights and taillights, and available twin exhaust tailpipes help it stand out from the conventional liftback sedan.

Trims & Specs

Panamera

Panamera

  • Starting MSRP $86,300
  • 3.0-liter Turbo V6 Engine Producing 330 Horsepower
  • 331 lb-ft Torque
  • 8-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung with Auto Start Stop
  • Rear Wheel Drive
  • 0-60 in 5.4 Seconds
Panamera 4 Sport Turismo

Panamera 4 Sport Turismo

  • Starting MSRP $97,100
  • 3.0-liter Turbo V6 Engine Producing 330 Horsepower
  • 331 lb-ft Torque
  • 8-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung with Auto Start Stop
  • All Wheel Drive
  • 0-60 in 5.2 Seconds
Panamera 4 E-Hybrid

Panamera 4 E-Hybrid

  • Starting MSRP $102,900
  • 2.9-liter Twin-turbocharged V6 with 14.1 kWh lithium-ion battery and on-board charger
  • Top Track Speed – 172 MPH
  • 0-60 in 4.4 seconds (with Sport Chrono Package)
  • 8-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung with Auto Start Stop
  • All-Wheel Drive
Panamera GTS

Panamera GTS

  • Starting MSRP $128,300
  • 4.0-liter Twin-Turbocharged V8 Producing 453 Horsepower
  • 457 lb-ft Torque
  • 8-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung with Auto Start Stop
  • All Wheel Drive
  • 0-60 in 3.9 Seconds (with Sport Chrono Package)
Panamera Turbo

Panamera Turbo

  • Starting MSRP $151,500
  • 4.0-liter Twin-Turbocharged V8 Producing 550 Horsepower
  • 567 lb-ft Torque
  • 8-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung with Auto Start Stop
  • All Wheel Drive
  • 0-60 in 3.4 Seconds (with Sport Chrono Package)

*Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price. Excludes options; taxes; title; registration; delivery, processing and handling fee; dealer charges. Dealer sets actual selling price.