With a partial relaxation in the lockdown, Automobile manufacturers are now delivering vehicles to their customers in India. One of such lucky customer is Indian Cricket Team Captain Virat Kohli's brother. Porsche recently delivered a brand new Panamera Turbof via its Delhi NCR dealership to Vikas Kohli. On the field, Virat Kohli displays the aggressiveness while captaining and flamboyness in his batting. The Porsche Panamera Turbo here in question is priced at Rs 2.13 crore (ex-showroom) in India. You might be baulking at the price but the machine is worth every penny.
2020 Porsche Panamera Turbo is powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 petrol engine churning out an impressive 542 bhp of power and it clocks a top speed of 306 kmph. It can accelerate from 0-100 kmph in just 3.8 seconds. If you opt for the Turbo Chrono Package, the Porsche Panamera can sprint from 0-100 kmph in 3.6 seconds. This is seriously good numbers and was worth the wait for Virat Kohli’s family. Panamera Turbo is equipped with an All-Wheel Drive system and comes mated to an eight-speed Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) dual-clutch automatic transmission.
If we talk about the braking system, six-piston aluminium monobloc fixed brake callipers can be found in the front while the rear stands to provide four-piston equivalents. If you want a proof of Porsche Panamera Turbo’s speed capabilities then let us state that it lapped the Nürburgring Circuit in just 7 minutes and 38 seconds.
Dimension wise, 2020 Porche Panamera Turbo's width stands at 1,937 mm, Length is 5,049 mm and height is 1,427 mm. The Wheelbase measures 2,950 mm. It comes with a 500-litre boot space and a fuel tank capacity of 90-litres.
Porche Panamera Turbo's interior comes packed with features like four-zone automatic climatic control, Bose surround system, 14-way power-adjustable seats, HD-12 inch touchscreen display and instrument cluster. The instrument cluster comes with two HD displays on the right and left and analogue rev counter in the middle. If we talk about the exterior, it offers LED headlamps with four-spot DRLs, LED tail lights, 20-inch alloy wheels and electrically powered panoramic sunroof.