Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid News

By Brad Berman ·
February 02, 2015

Porsche Revs Up Its Plug-in Car Plans

Porsche has already produced two plug-in electric vehicles for the U.S. market. However, the currently available plug-in versions of the Panamera and Cayenne are, according to recent statements from executives, just the beginning of the brand’s vehicle lineup that could add an entire lineup of plug-in hybrid and all-electric models in the coming years.

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By Brad Berman ·
December 15, 2014

Audi Promises First Plug-in Diesel for United States

Audi will introduce a new more powerful, lighter and more fuel-efficient version of its Q7 sports utility vehicle at the 2015 Detroit auto show in January. Here’s the big news for plug-in fans: the new Q7 will be offered with a powerful one-two combination of plug-in capability and a 3-liter V-6 diesel engine.

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By Alysha Webb ·
December 18, 2013

First Shipment of Porsche Panamera Plug-ins Due Next Month

Porsche dealerships starting taking orders for the Panamera S e-Hybrid sedan in November. Beverly Hills Porsche already has 19 orders for the sexy plug-in electric vehicle, marketing director Jay Huffschmidt told PluginCars.com. “This model will be very popular in Los Angeles,” he predicted. The cars are being shipped now, and should be here in about a month.

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By Laurent J. Masson ·
May 16, 2013

Panamera S E-Hybrid: A True Plug-in and a True Porsche

It's usually easy to tell if a car is a plug-in: there's no exhaust pipe. But the Porsche Panamera S e-hybrid is no ordinary plug-in. It has four large pipes on its rear. The message is clear: This is not an electric car with a range extender. The gas engine is a powerful unit. This car needs it to be a real Porsche.

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By David Herron ·
May 03, 2013

Porsche Panamera Plug-in Hybrid Comes With Universal Charger Adapters

The Panamera S E-Hybrid includes a mobile charging unit that can be adapted to support nearly any electrical outlet around the world.

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By Jim Motavalli ·
April 03, 2013

Porsche Introduces a (Relatively) Affordable Plug-In Hybrid

The $99,000 Panamera S E-Hybrid pushes the performance envelope, with 5.2-second zero to 60 times. Fuel economy? We don't have that info yet.

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By Eric Loveday ·
December 11, 2012

Video: Plug-In Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Debuts

Porsche is not yet confirming production, but its plug-in hybrid Panamera Sport Turismo could launch in about three years as competition to the gasoline-only Mercedes-Benz CLS Shooting Brake and BMW 6-Series.

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