The Porsche Panamera vary simply received a makeover and, despite the fact that issues look extra like a facelift from the skin, that’s simply how Porsche does enterprise. Contained in the modifications are greater than straightforward to identify and the identical goes for the specs and engines below the hood. The brand new Panamera Turbo is a beast, regardless of the way you have a look at it, particularly when drag racing from a standstill largely as a result of its impeccable all-wheel drive system. Subsequently, you could suppose pitting an M4 towards it could be a foul thought.
Properly, that might be the case in regular circumstances however the race we’re displaying you immediately is just not precisely a standing quarter mile run. As the fellows from GT Board received us used to, their races are carried out from a 50 km/h roll. That gives BMWs the prospect to nullify the benefit all-wheel drive vehicles would have towards them. And within the case of this race, that will very nicely be the rationale why the M4 managed to tug forward by the tip of the race.
We even have to say that the M4 we’re taking a look at right here has additionally been tuned by the fellows from AK Tuning, in keeping with the uploader. This manner, it looks like the ability output was taken as much as 490 HP, not an enormous determine contemplating what different tuners are providing, however sufficient to make a distinction. However, the Panamera Turbo comes with a brand new Four-liter V8 twin-turbo engine good for 550 HP and 770 Nm (568 lb-ft) of torque, permitting it to do 60 mph from standstill in a blazing three seconds.
In fact, that doesn’t matter all that a lot once we’re coping with a rolling begin, as I already talked about. Moreover, the load issue additionally performs an necessary half right here, because the Panamera is over 400 kilos heavier than the BMW and that clearly exhibits, as you’re about to see.