The Launch of the new Porsche 718 Cayman and the new Panamera
Jakarta. PT Eurokars Artha Utama (Eurokars), the official importer and distributor for Porsche in Indonesia launched the new mid-engined 718 Cayman and at the same event also presented its new four doors sports saloon, the new Panamera on February 27, 2017 at The Pallas witnessed by the media and Porsche enthusiasts.
Herbert Kwee, CEO of PT Eurokars Artha Utama, and, Christoph Choi, Managing Director of PT Eurokars Artha Utama together with Carl Isenbeck, Marketing Director of Porsche Asia Pacific attended the official launch.
The new mid-engined 718 Cayman, balances being a highest performance sports car while being the most efficient at the same time, with all-new four-cylinder flat engines. Assisted by a turbocharger with Variable Turbine Geometry (VTG), a technology hitherto used exclusively in the 911 Turbo, the 718 Cayman S delivers 350 hp. The 718 Cayman also turbocharged, delivers an impressive 300 hp.
Both models with NEDC fuel consumption of 6.9 to 8.1 litres per 100 kilometres. The latest generation of Porsche Communication Management (PCM) is available as standard feature, Apple Car Play and the High-End Burmester Surround Sound System are optional.
While Panamera as it is born from courage, it reconciles two contrasting characteristics more than ever before: the performance of genuine sports car and the comfort of a luxury saloon. Its engines and transmissions have been redesigned, its chassis perfected, and its display and control concept reinterpreted for the future, with key features such as Porsche Advanced Cockpit an active roll compensation and optional features as rear axle steering and three-chamber air suspension.
Christoph Choi, Managing Director of Porsche Indonesia said ”We are delighted to introduce two very exciting models to Indonesia, the new 718 Cayman and the new Panamera. Both models deliver what Porsche core values stand for, tradition and innovation, performance and day to day usability. With the new down-sized engines, both models fit perfectly into the Indonesian tax structure, therefore we guarantee that every customer gets more for less!”
Both models now are available at Porsche Centre Jakarta and Porsche Centre Surabaya.