Porsche Revealed New Concept Car at the Paris Motor Show

After expanding from the sports car market to the SUV and sedan market, Porsche has decided to branch out even further by creating a station wagon called the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo. Not only is it a station wagon, but the Panamera Sport is also a hybrid. With a 333-hp V6 engina mated to a 95-hp electric motor, the Panamera Sport gives twice the output of that found in the current Panamera and Cayenne hybrid models. The total system output is rated at 416-hp, and in this car being a hybrid, allows for an electric range of over 30 km (18.6 miles) at speeds of up to 130 km/h (80mph). According to Porsche, the fuel economy rating of this vehicle is 3.51/100 km or 67 MPG. The driver could choose to drive this car in the pure electric of hybrid mode by using the press of a button on the steering wheel.

Porsche claims that the Panamera Sport can go 0-60 time of less than 6.0 seconds. If there’s any surprise with this wagon, it is that it’s smaller than the current Panamera. Porsche believes that this car is a look at the future of how performance and efficiency can be combined.

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