2014 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid Plug-In Officially Launches in US
It’s finally here.
Porsche’s first plug-in hybrid has landed on US shores and is now available to order at its dealerships across the country.
Dubbed the Panamera S E-Hybrid, Porsche’s first plug-in hybrid cranks out a total of 416 horsepower, with the electric motor providing 95 of those horses.
Electricity is stored in a 9.4-kWh lithium-ion battery pack, which is claimed to provide the Panamera S E-Hybrid with 20 miles of electric-only range (NEDC test cycle).
Some additional specs include:
- Top speed in electric-only mode is 84 mph
- Top speed 167 mph with the gas engine cranking
- Panamera S E-hybrid accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 5.2 seconds
The plug-in Panamera S E-Hybrid starts at $99,000. Full fuel economy figures are not yet available. Porsche expects that 10% of Panamera buyers will opt for the plug-in hybrid version.