Several new 2013 car models were released this past week in what is sure to be the first of many rounds. Each car showcases a modified design including nips, tucks and material switches—not to mention composite adoption—to make it sleeker, faster and a better all-around design that car aficionados can’t wait to get their hands on.

Porsche Panamera GTS 2013

Porsche Panamera GTS 2013

First up, the Porsche Panamera GTS. Porsche says the 2013 model (the first launched in 2011) bridges the gap between the 400-horsepower Panamera 4S and the 500-horsepower Turbo model through revisions such as an updated valve springs, modified cam lobes, an upgraded air intake along with optional ceramic composite brakes.