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Porsche Understell - Concept

Concept

Standard features of the new Panamera and the new Panamera 4 include Bi-Xenon headlights, 18-inch Panamera wheels, the two single-tube tailpipes of the exhaust system and the automatic rear hatch.

Both...

Porsche Understell - Exterior design

Exterior design

With the new Panamera models, the proportions and use of form are typical of any Porsche. The wings are higher than the bonnet and they add muscle at the rear. The roof line tapers down to the rear.

An...

Porsche Understell - Interior design

Interior design

The new Panamera models feature an exquisite, clearly structured interior offering a high degree of comfort. Designed for driving pleasure and long journeys, for four occupants and their luggage. The...

Porsche Understell - Standard specification

Standard specification

Porsche Understell - Performance

Performance

The efficient 3.6-litre naturally aspirated V6 engine with four overhead camshafts benefits from a lightweight construction. A balance shaft reduces vibrations and ensures excellent smooth running....

Porsche Understell - Porsche Traction Management (PTM)

Porsche Traction Management (PTM)

Porsche Traction Management (PTM) comprises an active all-wheel drive with electronic and map-controlled multi-plate clutch, with automatic brake differential (ABD) and anti-slip regulation (ASR).

The...

Porsche Understell - Direct fuel injection (DFI)

Direct fuel injection (DFI)

With millisecond precision, DFI injects fuel at up to 120 bar directly into the combustion chamber by means of electromagnetically actuated injection valves. DFI also improves the internal cooling of...

Porsche Understell - Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK)

Offering both a manual gearshift and an automatic mode, 7-speed PDK promises to deliver sports performance with efficiency and comfort as well as rapid gear changes with no discernible interruption...

Porsche Understell - VarioCam Plus

VarioCam Plus

VarioCam Plus is a two-in-one engine concept for adjusting the intake and exhaust camshafts and switching the lift of the intake valves. The system differentiates between driver inputs that typify...

Porsche Understell - Auto-Start-Stop-Plus

Auto-Start-Stop-Plus

The auto start/stop function still works in the familiar way. As soon as you come to a halt and keep your foot on the brake pedal, the system will automatically stop the engine. This fuel-saving...

Porsche Understell - Coasting

Coasting

The coasting function enables you to save even more fuel where the situation allows.* The engine is decoupled from the transmission to prevent deceleration caused by engine braking. The Panamera S...

Porsche Understell - Exhaust system

Exhaust system

Lightweight exhaust system

The exhaust system of the Panamera models is made from long-life stainless steel. The primary and main catalytic converters heat up rapidly and help to deliver effective...

Porsche Understell - Sport button and Sport Chrono

Sport button and Sport Chrono

SPORT button

The SPORT button, which is fitted as standard, enables you to select a setup that favours either comfort or sporty performance. At the push of a button, the electronic engine management...

Porsche Understell - Steering and Power steering Plus

Steering and Power steering Plus

The steering system with its variable steering ratio is precise and direct. Around the straight ahead position, such as when on the motorway, the ratio is less direct with no loss of agility or...

Porsche Understell - Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

Porsche Active Suspension Management (PASM)

PASM is an electronic damping control system and it actively and continuously adjusts the damping force on each wheel, based on road conditions and driving style. This reduces body movement and...

Porsche Understell - Adaptive air suspension

Adaptive air suspension

Adaptive air suspension enhances both driving dynamics and comfort at the same time. It comprises a levelling system, a manual lift function, ride-height adjustment capability and the ability to vary...

Porsche Understell - PDCC including PTV Plus

PDCC including PTV Plus

Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control (PDCC) is an active anti-roll system that anticipates and reduces lateral body movement during cornering manoeuvres. In addition, it minimises the lateral instability...

Porsche Understell - Wheels and Tyre Pressure Monitoring (TPM)

Wheels and Tyre Pressure Monitoring (TPM)

The Panamera and Panamera 4 are fitted as standard with 18-inch Panamera wheels, the Panamera S, 4S and Panamera S E-Hybrid with 18-inch Panamera S wheels. The wheels on all models are lightweight...

Porsche Understell - Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

Porsche Stability Management (PSM)

PSM maintains stability even at the limits of dynamic driving performance. Sensors continuously monitor the direction, speed, yaw velocity and lateral acceleration of the car. PSM improves traction...

Porsche Understell - Lighting concept

Lighting concept

Standard in all new Panamera models: Bi-Xenon headlights featuring automatic and dynamic range adjustment, a headlight cleaning system and integral daytime running lights with four LED spotlights in...

Porsche Understell - Braking system

Braking system

The Panamera models have a braking system equipped with six-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake calipers at the front and four-piston units at the rear. The brake calipers on the Panamera and...

Porsche Understell - Active bonnet system

Active bonnet system

The active bonnet system is designed with enhanced pedestrian safety in mind. The moment the sensors in the front apron detect a collision, this pyrotechnically assisted system raises the rear...

Porsche Understell - Airbags and seat belt system

Airbags and seat belt system

All Panamera models are fitted as standard with full-size driver and front passenger airbags. Depending on the severity and type of accident, they are inflated in two stages. In less serious...

Porsche Understell - Anti-theft protection

Anti-theft protection

All Panamera models are protected by an immobiliser and an alarm system including ultrasonic interior surveillance. The system secures all four doors, the bonnet, the rear hatch, the passenger...

Porsche Understell - Comfort

Comfort

Your first impression of the Panamera interior is the generous amount of comfort. The second impression is one of sporty lightness and excellent ergonomics. The five round instruments have an...

Porsche Understell - Seats

Seats

Front seats

The front seats with integrated headrests offer a high degree of comfort and hold your body firm during cornering, without restricting your freedom of movement. Seat adjustment is fully...

Porsche Understell - Steering wheels

Steering wheels

The multifunction steering wheel is standard in all models and available on request for the Panamera GTS at no extra cost. It features two ergonomic gearshift switches for manual gear selection and...

Porsche Understell - Assistance systems

Assistance systems

ParkAssist

ParkAssist is standard in all Panamera models. With four sensors in the rear end, the system audibly alerts the driver to the presence of obstacles detected behind the vehicle. An...

Porsche Understell - Entry & Drive

Entry & Drive

Standard in the Panamera Turbo and optional for the other models: Porsche Entry & Drive – recognisable by the chrome surfaces on the door handles. Who needs a car key? As soon as you touch the door...

Porsche Understell - Luggage compartment

Luggage compartment

The Panamera models offer 445 litres of luggage space (except the Panamera S E-Hybrid and Panamera Turbo). The Panamera S E- Hybrid provides you with 335 litres of luggage compartment capacity, and...

Porsche Understell - CDR audio system

CDR audio system

CDR audio system

The CDR audio system has a 7-inch colour touchscreen which enables you to navigate and select the most important functions and menus with ease and efficiency. The integrated CD radio,...

Porsche Understell - Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

Porsche Communication Management (PCM)

Porsche Communication Management (PCM) is your control centre for audio, navigation and communication functions. It is powerful and multifunctional, yet intuitive to use. The most important component...

Porsche Understell - Porsche Rear Seat Entertainment

Porsche Rear Seat Entertainment

Porsche Rear Seat Entertainment is available as a factory-fitted option from Porsche Exclusive. The system comprises two display consoles, two multimedia players and two wireless infrared headphones....

Porsche Understell - Telephone module and mobile phone preparation

Telephone module and mobile phone preparation

Telephone module

The quadband GSM telephone module is available as an option for PCM and offers convenience and excellent reception. With a SIM card inserted directly into PCM’s integral SIM card...

Porsche Understell - BOSE® Surround Sound-System

BOSE® Surround Sound-System

The BOSE® Surround Sound System is compatible with Porsche Communication Management (PCM) as well as the CDR and CDR Plus audio systems. The system comprises 9 amplifier channels. Its 14 loudspeakers...

Porsche Understell - Burmester® High-End Surround Sound-System

Burmester® High-End Surround Sound-System

The sound developed by our research centre in Weissach is amplified by a sound from Berlin. We’re referring to Burmester®, one of the most respected manufacturers of high-end audio equipment...

Porsche Understell - Environmental protection

Environmental protection

Electromobility is the topic of the day. After all, we are all searching for answers to one of the greatest challenges of our time: how to conserve resources. How can we reduce energy requirements...

Porsche Understell - Lightweight construction and recycling

Lightweight construction and recycling

Intelligent lightweight construction has been integral to the Porsche identity since the very beginning. For both economical and ecological reasons. This forms the basis for low fuel consumption...