Porsche to Unveil Plug-In Hybrid Panamera
Porsche will unveil a fourth vehicle in its Panamera lineup — the 2018 Panamera 4 E-Hybrid — that will provide an electric range of 31 miles at the Paris Motor Show, the automaker announced.
The Panamera 4 E-Hybrid is a plug-in hybrid with standard all-wheel drive that can reach a top track speed of 172 mph. The powertrain is based on the 918 Spyder and includes an electric motor that makes 136 hp and 295 lb.-ft. of torque. The electric motor is paired with a 2.9L twin-turb V-6. Total system output of 462 hp helps the sedan reach 0-60 mph in 4.4 seconds.
The Panamera 4 E-Hybrid will arrve in North America in the summer of 2017. Pricing will be announced at a later date.