Porsche expands its paint-to-sample program with new colors

It’s also able to take more orders

Boosting demand from purchasers has actually convinced Porsche to broaden its paint-to-sample program. It added more options to the combination of pre-approved shades, as well as it bought brand-new equipment for its paint shop in order to provide more consumers the alternative of configuring an one-of-a-kind auto.

Porsche supplies two paint-to-sample programs. The initial one allows drivers select from a list of pre-approved shades that are not discovered on the firm’s basic scheme. It recently boosted the number of offered colors to over 160 by reviving several historical tones. Not all colors are offered on all versions, nevertheless. Over 100 shades are offered for the 911 and also the 718, about 50 for the Panamera, the Macan and also the Cayenne, and 65 for the Taycan. Rates is secured at $11,430 for most 911 models, though the GT3’s alternative costs $12,830.

Conversely, customers can tick the Paint-to-Sample Plus box to develop a distinctive shade that Porsche has actually never ever made use of before. Priced at $22,860 for many models, this procedure involves sending out the business the desired example (whether it’s a body panel, a piece of textile, or something else) and waiting for the results of a feasibility research ahead back. It’s an intricate procedure that can use up to 11 months, and Porsche pays for it if its designers choose that the paint can’t be produced. This choice is available on all versions except the Cayenne.

The paint store in the Zuffenhausen, Germany, manufacturing facility that builds the 911 as well as the 718 (among other models) got a new shade mixing financial institution to stay on par with demand. Porsche kept in mind that it will certainly soon have the ability to produce concerning 20 paint-to-sample 911 versions each day, up from five prior to the expansion. As well as, it added that choosing a paint-to-sample color does not increase the quantity of time required to construct a vehicle.

If you’re not planning on acquiring a brand-new Porsche, you’ll still be able to check out paint-to-sample possibilities using the company’s online configurator.