Porsche is said to be developing a stretched variant of the Porsche Panamera. It will come with an extended wheel base. It is expected that the new version will offer more rear leg room as well as longer rear doors that boasts of wider aperture, altogether offering a comfortable drive.
The wheelbase will be extended by up to 5 inches/12.7 cm. this accounts for a total length of around 120 inches/305 cm. while the current standard model of Panamera has the length of 115 inches/292 cm.
The new model is aimed at the Chinese markets primarily. It also keeps an eye on the North American market. As far as the acceptance in china is considered, extended-wheelbase models enjoy high popularity in the country. More over, the Chinese auto markets are rapidly expanding.
The stretched version of the Panamera will go on sale in the coming year. It is also likely to feature a facelift too in 2012.