|Sime Darby Auto Performance (SDAP), distributors of Porsche cars, today officiated its newest Porsche Center in the Damansara vicinity. In commemorating the latest Porsche Center Damansara, SDAP brought forth the latest Porsche Panameras; the Panamera V6 and Diesel.|
In the near future, SDAP intends to complete the 2nd-generation Panamera line-up with the Panamera S, Panamera 4, Panamera 4 S, and Panamera GTS.
With a total build-up of 14,606 square feet, Porsche Centre Damansara (PCD) has a wide showroom area featuring a sales showroom, equipped with a Porsche fitting lounge on the ground floor. The fitting lounge includes the Porsche car configurator and Porsche Exclusive parts such as exterior paint colors, steering wheels, various colour and leather samples. Additionally, there’s a Porsche Approved Pre-Owned Car center on the first floor of the PCD building.
The other major highlight was the 2nd-generation Porsche Panameras which feature tighter and more elaborated lines at the front, larger air intakes, and new LED headlights. At the side, the swept-back windscreen is intended to portray the Coupe intricacies of the four-door Sports car. From the rear, a new boot lid and the GT (Gran Turismo) intent, widened windscreen further illustrate the four-door’s pronounced spoiler.
The power of 3.6-liter V6 engine in Panamera and Panamera 4 was increased 10 hp (8 kW) to 310 hp, while fuel consumption in the two versions was reduced by 10% to 8.4 l/100km on a combined cycle. Meanwhile, the Diesel version gets a smaller 3.0-liter engine, that’s mated to an 8-speed Tiptronic S transmission, for a maximum output of 250 hp and torque of 550 Nm. Top speed has been accorded 244 km/h. Stressing on sportiness and fuel economy, the Diesel Panamera returns 6.3l/100km on a combined cycle.
Base price for the new Panamera V6 and Panamera Diesel starts from RM 740,000. The base price for the Panamera 4 V6 starts from RM 780,000 and the Panamera Turbo RM 1,200,000 which includes a 4-year factory warranty and a 4-year complimentary service maintenance package. All prices exclude additional charges and insurance. Meantime, SDAP is offering a % Financing Package from 1 June till 31 July on selected Porsche variants: 911 Carrera, the Panamera and the Cayenne.
The new Porsche Centre Damansara is located at 2853 and 2861 Jalan Damansara.