Automobile panoramic roof installation prices range from about $1,000 to $2,500 for factory upgrades that dealers add to the new car purchase price, as of 2016. Aftermarket installations range between $1,200 and $1,800 and include only electric-powered controls, whereas factory installations may be manual.Continue Reading
Materials used generally affect the price. For example, manufacturers use dot-matrix glass for the more economical panoramic models. The screened glass reflects about 50 percent of the heat from the sun. Luxury models consist of reflective glass that works like a one-way mirror.
Additionally, cheaper plastic or aluminum hardware cost less but lack the durability of the more expensive steel or carbon-fiber options. Cheaper gaskets and seals made of less expensive neoprene tend to deteriorate quickly with exposure to weather. The more expensive parts are made of silicone, which lasts longer.Learn more about Building Materials