Porsche expected to sell 20,000 units annually of its new Gran Turismo. Automotive vision / by Roberto Perez S. Porsche AG has presented its first 4-door and four-seater Coupe: the new 2010 Panamera, a Gran Turismo that combines in itself the same comfort, luxury and Lordship of a super luxury sedan, with performance, high performance, and rabid response of a thoroughbred sports car, which will be on sale to the public from the summer of 2009. The new Gran Turismo for the German firm will be presented to the public next month of April in the Hall of the Shanghai motor show car in April 2009, and will come to directly compete with the Mercedes-Benz CLS, the Maserati Quattroporte, as well as future Audi A7, Aston Martin Rapid and Lamborghini Estoque. The German automaker reported that it plans to sell 20,000 units annually of its new Panamera model around the world once commence its commercialization, scheduled for summer of next year in the Spanish market, reported today the company in a statement. This vehicle is manufactured in Germany Leipzig plant, where it is building a ship of 22,000 square metres and a logistics center, while this car engines are produced in Zuffenhausen and painted BodyWorks are supplied from the Volkswagen plant in Hanover.
The firm explained that 70% of the total value of this vehicle was created in Germany, by what the company said is a car made in Germany. Porsche explained that this model will be launched worldwide in spring 2009 and will arrive at dealerships Spanish in summer of next year. This is the first sport utility vehicle four doors of the firm with headquarters in Stuttgart and has been developed as a Gran Turismo, in order to complete the range of product of the company, formed currently by the 911, the Boxster and the Cayman, in addition to the SUV Cayenne. Its configuration of sedan with forms of Coupe and four-door more Gate makes it a unique vehicle. For this reason, Audi and BMW they are already working on new models, future rivals in regarding the dimensions, it should be noted that the Panamera is a large sports. Presents a length of 4.97 meters, a width of 1.93 meters and a height of 1.41 meters. The battle is 2.9 meters. The engines of this Thoroughbred will be shaped by motors V6 and V8 with direct injection and turbocharger for more powerful versions-, and whose power will be between 300 and 500 horsepower.The drive system will be back and permanent 4-wheel, besides that you will have a six-speed manual gearbox or the new double clutch and seven-speed PDK transmission. Dear reader, gathers it our invitation to visit our Web site at Internet Vision Automotriz Magazine, where you will find the latest that is happening in the exciting world of the automobile, the last news, launches of new models and everything that happens around the world automotive industry.