: The Porsche Panamera
11-26-08, 10:29 AM
I like it.. What do you think?
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11-26-08, 11:20 AM
The side profile is the best angle of the car. I kinda get ferrari/corvette influence from the design standpoint.
It'd be better if it were still mid/rear engined. Passengers probably wouldnt like that though ...
11-26-08, 11:43 AM
Man, I dunno what to think... I like the idea of a Porsche sedan (if for nothing more than to compete with the M5, Quattroporte, CTS-V and RS6), but that design is odd. It needs a longer rear deck...that looks is fine on a 911, Boxster or Cayman, but it's goofy on a sedan.. And in the profile view, I almost see a bit of....Chrysler Sebring or Dodge Avenger in it...mainly due to the way the curve of the c-pillar clashes with the clearly defined beltline and hard edges in the body lines and vents behind the front wheels..
11-26-08, 12:02 PM
Porsche engineers all need enemas after that bloviated attempt.
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11-26-08, 12:32 PM
Looks like the bastard child of a Cayman, a Touareg and a Crossfire.
11-26-08, 12:33 PM
I thought I saw a little Chrysler Crossfire in the back...
And in the profile view, I almost see a bit of....Chrysler Sebring or Dodge Avenger in it...mainly due to the way the curve of the c-pillar clashes with the clearly defined beltline and hard edges in the body lines and vents behind the front wheels..
It's like some kind of cross between a crew cut and a mullet.
It looks great head-on, but everything else is a mess. Kinda like the Cayenne. And I hate to say this because I'm a Porsche fanboy :(
I like the Lamborghini Estoque a lot better, hopefully they put it into production.
11-26-08, 01:27 PM
i guess, i too would rather have a cayman. of course a 997 is win.
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11-26-08, 01:31 PM
The egg-shaped Porsche always has been attractive on coupes. Trying to incorporate it to a sedan fails. The front end could work but making a car that long ending in a hatchback just doesn't work. Maserati and Lamborghini just schooled Porsche in the 4 door category...
11-26-08, 02:30 PM
11-26-08, 05:23 PM
I hate the Cayman/Boxster rear end influence. Ugh. But overall, not a bad looking piece.
I agree with Gary, the Estoque is a better looking car.
11-26-08, 06:03 PM
rs6 would still eat them alive.
11-26-08, 06:06 PM
Agreed that porsche shouldn't be making a sedan, but its less of a disgrace than the suv they are making. I like everything but the back, that really ruins it, almost looks like a wagon.
11-27-08, 02:17 AM
That rear quarter view makes it look like a 4-door crossfire.
11-27-08, 02:18 PM
German G35 Sedan ?That is an insult to the G35. At least the G35 is well proportioned...
11-28-08, 01:25 AM
that lambo sedan is AMAZING the porsche...... well lets just say if it were dude not even paris hilton would F*#K it!