Template:Infobox carThe Porsche Panamera Turbo is a 4-door grand tourer produced since 2009.
It is a direct adversary to other European luxury cars such as the Aston Martin Rapide and Maserati Quattroporte.
In the same year the regular production version of the Panamera was revealed at the 13th Annual Shanghai International Automobile Show.
The name Panamera is deduced from the Carrera Panamericana racing events, where Porsche had earned many class wins.
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (2010)
It was only made available for the Seacrest County Police Department in the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC releases although the racer variant was only made available as part of a offer from Dr. Pepper for the Xbox 360.
It's available for both sides of the law in the Wii release. The racer variant is available upon the player beating the Khalifa Apex Tour's Time Attack race in Dubai and the cop variant becoming available upon the player after beating the Koppen CFA Tour's Time Attack in Chongqing.
Need for Speed: World
The Panamera Turbo was already found within the CARS folder of Need for Speed: World before making an official appearance in the game. These files were removed for unknown reasons after a patch was applied shortly after the title's initial release. The files were later readded after another patch was applied on March 20th, 2012.
The car was added into World on March 28th, 2012 as tier 2 top-up vehicle. It has a seven gear transmission and reaches a top speed of 170 mph (275 kmh). Despite its body style, the Panamera Turbo has a neutral handling. The car comes with Amerikon Speedsystem Street parts as standard.