The shoppers of Porsche at Europe are expected to have a version powered by diesel on the Panamera sports saloon. A engine of capacity 3.0 liter V6 TDI that contains the direct injection technology that is common rail direct along with the variable geometry turbo chargers which could be electrically controlled that belongs to the Volkswagen Group with further fine tuning by Porsche is fitted for the best fuel efficient model that belongs to the Panamera series.
The output produced by the engine has a horse power about 250 between the rotational speeds of 3800 and 440 rotations per minute and a torque of 405.7 lb-ft at its peak is brought about at the rotational speeds that ranges between 1750 and 2750 rotations per minute. The Tiptronic S transmission that contains the start and stop system which is of six speeds comes as a part of standards with the V6 engine. The exclusive offering of the Panamera Diesel is the system that supports rear wheel driving.
The fuel consumption ratings have the figures of 6.5 liters per 100 kilometers which is same as 32.6 miles per gallon in US or 43.5 miles per gallon in UK with its standard tires on the Panamera that is powered by diesel.
The carbon dioxide emissions range at 172 grams per kilometers CO2. The Carbon dioxide emissions are said to decrease along with the increase of the fuel consumption ratings with the option of the tires whose rolling resistance is low. The actual figures with tires that have limited rolling resistance is 6.3 liters per 100 kilometers which is the exact same as 37.3 miles per gallon in US and 44.8 miles per gallon in UK that emits 167 grams per kilometer CO2. A fully fledged calculation for an 80 liters tank is 1200 kilometers more, than with its usage of the standard tires.
The above figures charted for the Panamera Hybrid are as follows . It sports a V6 TSI gasoline engine that has a capacity of 3 Liters with an electric motor that returns about a horse power of 47 and the fuel consumption ratings are 6.8 liters per 100 kilometers which is exactly same as 34.6 miles per gallon in United States and has the carbon dioxide emission that 159 grams per kilometer CO2 when fitted with the tires that have low rolling resistance.
The acceleration speeds of Panamera Diesel as quoted by Porsche in 6.8 seconds that starts from 0 to 100 kilometers per hour and then to hit the maximum speed of 242 kilometers per hour which is the exact same as 150 miles per hour.
The Panamera is priced tagged with the range starting from 80,183 Euros in Germany and 119,200 dollars in US and 62,134 pounds in UK. Its sale is to all set to begin at August 2011.