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Porsche Panamera Reviews from Consumer Reports

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Porsche Panamera Reviews

The Porsche Panamera is a 4-door hatchback offered in a 4dr HB, 4dr HB Turbo S Executive, 4dr HB S, 4dr HB 4 Edition, 4dr HB 4, 4dr HB Turbo, 4dr HB Exclusive Series, 4dr HB GTS, 4dr HB 4S, 4dr HB 4S Executive, 4dr HB Edition, 4dr HB S E-Hybrid, 4dr HB Turbo S and 4dr HB Turbo Executive. The powertrains include 3.0-liter V6 hybrid (416 hp), 3.0-liter V6 turbo (420 hp), 3.6-liter V6 (310 hp), 4.8-liter V8 (440 hp), 4.8-liter V8 turbo (520 hp) and 4.8-liter V8 turbo (570 hp) engines, and 7-speed sequential and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is Rear or AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 24 mpg highway. The Panamera uses Premium fuel.

Competing models include Audi A6, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Lexus LS and Infiniti Q70.

Last Model Reviewed: 2012

Reviewed Porsche Panameras from Consumer Reports

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  • 2012 Porsche Panamera S V8

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