It was introduced in 2011 with the same engine used in Porsche's S version with the difference of a revamped ECU and titanium-alloy turbines. Both upgrades improved the power output of the V8 engine up to 542bhp.
The Panamera Turbo S received a facelift in 2014 following the facelift of other variants in 2013.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012)
Due to a quick acceleration, which is up to par with the V12 Vantage, the Panamera Turbo S is one of the most effective Grand Tourers for racing. Handling is another strong trait of the Porsche, since its steering has a lot of feedback and is thus useful for drifts. The body of the Panamera can withstand damage caused in pursuits well, too.
Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012) (Mobile)
The Porsche Panamera Turbo S appears in the mobile release of Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012) in the GT category.
It has a higher acceleration rating in the GT category, but suffers in handling. The vehicle can be purchased to the player's garage for $130,000.
Need for Speed: Edge
The Porsche Panamera Turbo S appears in Need for Speed: Edge.