The famous German sports car manufacturer will expand its offer with the new 2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon, which will be available already next spring. To remind you, the second generation of the famous sports car came last year, seven years after the launch of the original, which was in production between 2009 and 2016. The new generation came with plenty of improvements. It doesn’t come just with a better styling and more luxurious cabin but also features a completely new, estate body style. This extends car’s offer significantly, especially if we consider that the company prepares a new, electrified version.
The 2019 Panamera Hybrid Wagon will feature a combination of gasoline engine and electric motors and it will give some astonishing performances. On the other side, fuel economy will be also highly impressive. The new model will be available in the U.S. already next spring.
2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon powertrain
Well, this is definitely the most important aspect of the 2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon. The new version will feature a powertrain that combines a familiar 4.0-liter V8 gasoline engine with a new, hi-output 135-hp electric motor. The total output will go all away up to 680 horses and 626 pound-feet of torque. That definitely promises amazing performances. According to latest reports, the new version will have an impressive acceleration. It will need only 3.4 seconds to reach 60 miles per hour.
On the other side, expect a top speed around 192 miles per hour. The even more impressive thing about 2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon will be its fuel economy. It will go around 78 mpg, while the all-electric range will go around 30 miles. When it comes to charging, it could take between 2.5 and 6 hours, depending on conditions.
2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon design characteristics
Besides amazing performances, the new 2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon will have much more to offer. As we already mentioned, this redesign has brought some important novelties. Besides the original 4-door fastback body style, there is also a 5-door estate in the offer. The new hybrid version will come in this variant. The new model will be able to accommodate up to 5 passengers. In terms of styling, it will be pretty much the same as standard gasoline models. There is a completely new look, a much better. This model doesn’t feature those funny, often-criticized elephantine hatchback wagon styling. The overall shape is far more attractive and resembles the famous 911 much more.
Besides new styling, there is a completely new interior design. The new hybrid version won’t be much different compared to gasoline models, although there are some unique details to come, usual for hybrid cars.
2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon release date and price
The 2019 Porsche Panamera Hybrid Wagon is coming pretty soon. According to latest reports, the new hybrid version is almost ready and it will hit the U.S. market already next spring. Also, we already know the price of a new model. Base models will go around 188.400 dollars. Of course, best-equipped models will cost even more, but even this one should come with pretty much everything. At the moment, it is hard to predict which car could be the key competitor. Although a hybrid, we definitely must include standard gasoline models as well.
Many expect predict that biggest rival could easily be Tesla Model S. However, we must include models like Mercedes AMG S65, or the upcoming BMW 8 Series. Also, there are models like BMW 740e and Audi RS7. Some experts even suggest Porsche’s own SUV Cayenne as a potential competitor.