Sportec tweaks the luxurious Porsche Panamera
Sportec, the Swiss high-tech aftermarket company has unleashed a customization program for the four-door, four-seat luxury saloon Porsche Panamera. Dubbed Sportec Panamera SP560, the show vehicle possesses sportier stance, strengthened performance figures and upgraded acoustic appeal.
For the power compartment of the front-engined Panamera, the experts at Sportec have developed special ECU optimization software, which boosts the figures of the 4.8-litres Biturbo engine to the vigor 560 horsepower (412 kW) @ 6150 rpm and 790 Nm @ 3340 rpm. Charged with these new numbers, the Sportec's refined ride covers the classic zero to 100 km/h acceleration sprint in approximately 3.8 seconds, before reaching a V-max of 315 km/h. The SP560 also packs a complete stainless steel exhaust unit, which improves once more the response behaviour of the sports limousine and moreover provides optical as well as acoustic appeal that can inspire both the driver and beholders.
In the terms of exterior styling, Sportec has fitted the ride with sleek 22-inch forged light alloys in Mono 7 design wrapped in high-end 265/30 tyres at the front and 305/25 tyres at the rear axle. In addition to that, the Swiss specialist also mounts a programmable ESC suspension lowering module ensuring that the Panamera is more nimble and dynamic.
- No. of cylinders - V8
- Cubic capacity - 4806 cc
- Compression ratio - 10.5:1
- Power - 412/560 kW/hp
- At an engine speed of - 6150 rpm
- Torque - 790 Nm
- At an engine speed of - 3340 rpm
- Fuel requirement - 98 ROZ Super Plus
Manufacturer's Performance Ratings
- 0-100 km/h - 3.8 seconds
- Top speed - 315 km/h
- Power/weight ratio - 3.52 kg/hp
- Specific output - 116.67 hp/L