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111 years - Porsche hybrid today and yesterday - the Panamera S Hybrid and the Semper Vivus in New York. Image AP 111 years - Porsche hybrid today and yesterday - the Panamera S Hybrid and the Semper Vivus in New York. Image AP

The Porsche line is getting a green makeover. The luxury car company is planning to unveil a plug-in hybrid version of its Panamera four-door car at an auto show in China.

This is file from a Porsche showroom. The Panamera e-Hybrid will start at 99-thousand dollars and will be the first to plug into an external power source to charge the batteries.

It will still have a gasoline engine. The plug-in Panamera can drive up to 84 miles an hour in all-electric mode. It tops out at 167 if you use all of its available power.

 

Porsche expects to start deliveries of its Panamera e-Hybrid before the end of the year.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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