If you think that Stephan Winkelmann, CEO of the legendary French supercar maker Bugatti, drives the Chiron or the Bugatti Veyron, you are undoubtedly wrong.
Before talking about the personal car used by the 55 years old Winkelmann, in his daily commute, we would like to remind you that he started his career in the automotive sector with Mercedes-Benz, before moving to Fiat, and he also worked as CEO of Lamborghini company from the beginning of 2005 until the beginning of 2016.
Then he headed Audi sports division, before becoming the CEO of Bugatti at the beginning of 2018, the same year we presented Suhaib Shashaa Test Drive of Bugatti Chiron.
Now let us go back to the main subject of the article, let us inform you that the car Stephan Winkelmann use daily is the German car Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo. In an interview, the CEO of the French company Bugatti, owned by the German VW Group confirmed that he changes his personal car every year.
As you may have noticed dear ArabGT followers, all of Stephan Winkelmann’s cars are from Volkswagen Group, which owns all the brands we mentioned in this news.
Just as a reminder, Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo first appeared in Geneva Motor Show in 2017, as a new version of Panamera’s second generation. Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo comes with 5 seats and features a more spacious trunk which makes it a very practical daily-use car.
The car is powered by a twin-turbo 4-liter V8 engine that generates 550 hp and 769 Nm of torque, and it’s connected to a dual-clutch 8-speed automatic transmission.
The price of Panamera Sport Turismo starts in its standard version in the global markets from 154,000 USD, which is equivalent to 577,552 SAR, and the price of the fully-loaded trim can go up to 235,560 USD, or 883,430 SAR.