Porsche Panamera Styled by TechArt Premieres at Frankfurt Motor Show

The Porsche tuning specialist TechArt is performing the world premiere of its styling program for the new Panamera sports saloon at the 2009 IAA or as we've all come to know it, the Frankfurt motorshow. Initially, the German firm's program for the Panamera S, 4S and Turbo models that will be available from this December includes a bodykit, new alloy wheels and interior components. For those that want more, TechArt is planning to introduce additional customization options as well as performance upgrades for all Panamera models in the beginning of 2010.

The Panamera's looks are accentuated by the new Aerokit 1 (yes, a more aggressively styled kit is on its way) that includes a front spoiler, side skirts, rear bumper with diffuser, roof spoiler, decorative strips for the air outlets on the front fenders and the headlamps and a rear wing. According to the tuner, the kit has been optimized to increase downforce at high speeds.

The Turbo model can be equipped with a pair of LED daytime running lights while all models get a set of new dual oval stainless steel tailpipes. Buyers can also choose between 20- and 21-inch alloy wheels.

For the interior, TechArt's program comprises of a unique two-colour leather finishing in teak and black with matching decorative stitching and a roof liner in the same colored Alcantara. A new sport steering wheel along with instrument dials in individual colours and special decorative elements for the center console, dashboard, and doors options are also in the mix.