LOS ANGELES -- Porsche is adding to its lineup of GTS models with a version of the 2013 Panamera sedan, the company said today. It was introduced at the Los Angeles auto show by Porsche factory drivers Patrick Long and Romain Dumas.
The Panamera GTS is based on the 4S model and comes with a 4.8-liter naturally aspirated V8 delivering 430 hp at 6,700 rpm. That's an increase of 30 hp over the 4S model. Torque also grows to 384 lb-ft., up from 369 lb-ft. in the 4S. The redline is extended to 7,100 rpm.
The Sport Chrono package comes standard on the GTS along with Porsche's seven-speed PDK transmission with paddle shifters on the steering wheel.