Porsche has just officially unveiled the brand new 2017 Panamera model and now we’ve come to find out that the luxury sedan has already broken records.
In a video uploaded by Porsche, we get to see the 2017 Panamera Turbo’s lap around Nurburgring. With 550 hp worth of motivation from a biturbo V8 engine, the sedan lapped around the famous “Green Hell” in just 7 minutes and 38 seconds. For comparison purposes, thanks to NurburgringLapTimes.com, here are some cars that lapped Nurburgring at the same time or slower than the Panamera Turbo.
- Lexus LFA – 7:38:00
- Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio – 7:39:00
- Ferrari F430 Scuderia – 7:39:00
- Lamborghini Murcielago LP 670-4 SV – 7:42:00
As you can see, the Panamera Turbo sits above some pretty serious cars. Now, click play below to see the luxury sedan’s record lap.