In this week’s Autocar magazine, Steve Sutcliffe pitted the new Porsche Panamera Turbo against its luxury sports saloon rivals.
It took on the BMW 760Li and Maserati Quattroporte GTS on damp roads in south Wales - and you can see the spectacular photography from the group test by clicking the link below.
See the hi-res Porsche Panamera Turbo, BMW 760Li and Maserati Quattroporte GTS pics from the group test
The Panamera was the most alert and responsive, while the Maserati looked – and sounded – the real deal. The BMW’s real talents lay in its ability to make such a big car feel small and sit flat when pushed hard.
The test left Sutcliffe pondering one big question: “Does the world need a car that can transport four at such high speed in such comfort for so much money?”
For the full story and results, check out this week’s copy of Autocar, which is on sale now.