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    Rumorpile: Porsche Plans A 700 Horsepower Panamera with 918 Hybrid Tech

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      Hybrid and Turbo to create the ultimate Panamera

    Porsche is already at work on more variants for the Panamera. Motor Trend has learned from a source that work has begun on a model that will sit above the high-performance Turbo model. Using the Biturbo V8 from the Panamera Turbo, the source explained that Porsche would use various components from the 918 hybrid to produce somewhere in the range of 700 horsepower and 800 pound-feet of torque.

     

    There will also be the standard Panamera Hybrid, most likely using a supercharged V6. No word on when we could see either model.

     

    Source: Motor Trend

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    They should build it. It is good to build something crazy and push the limits of engineering.

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