The 2017 Porsche Cayenne is mid-sized luxury crossover Sports Utility Vehicle that will, upon release attract wide potential buyers of the car. The Porsche Cayenne was initially launched in the year, in the year 2004 while its production began before this in the year 2002. Upon its release, it will face stiff competition from other SUV models such as BMW X6 and Mercedes-Benz GLS.
2017 Porsche Cayenne – Looks and Shape
The exterior view of the vehicle, a newly redesigned bumper is available, the gasoline and the diesel versions rides on 18-inch alloy wheels and also available are the redesigned LED taillights and the Xenon headlights that ensure the vision is enhanced especially during the night. The automatic rain sensing wipers, power folding heated side mirrors, power tailgate, and daytime running lights are some of the latest technology fitted in the 2017 Porsche Cayenne. The GTS model will utilize 20-inch alloy wheels, a redesigned front fascia, a sporty steering wheel and also a faux suede interior. For the enhanced comfort of the users of the car especially when driving off-road, active air suspension availability has been added. Also available from the interior are features such as Bluetooth connectivity, power adjustable front seats and a 40/20/40 folding and reclining rear seats, a 10-speaker audio system is also available. The exterior colors that come with the Cayenne are; moonlight blue metallic, umber metallic, Peridot metallic, mahogany metallic, carmine red, black, Carrara white metallic, rhodium silver metallic, white, jet black metallic and palladium metallic. The interior colors are black/Cohiba Brown leather, saddle brown/cream leather, Luxor beige leather, saddle brown leather, black leather, espresso/cognac premium leather, and saddle brown, beige leather.
The interior front seats provide an 8-way driver and passenger seats which are both height adjustable and are leather wrapped. The rear seats can be folded and also provided center armrest and rear ventilation ducts. The power features available in the vehicle includes; a 4 one-touch power windows and a remote keyless power door locks. For comfort and convenience the following advanced features have been installed; a front seatback storage, power steering, front door pockets, cruise control, universal remote transmitter especially designed for the garage door and security system, dual zone climate control, interior air filtration, leather steering wheel, dual illuminating vanity mirrors and a cooled storage compartment.
2017 Porsche Cayenne – Whole Power Unit
The engine options available for the 2017 Porsche Cayenne are; 3.6 L V6 engine and this engine is capable of generating an output power of 300 hp and at the same time produce a maximum torque of 295 lb-ft, this standard engine will be capable of attaining the speeds of 0-60 mph within just 7.3 seconds. The EPA ratings for the 2017 Porsche Cayenne are 19 mpg while in the city and 21 mpg while on the express highway and a 24 mpg when both combined. Another engine option being a 3.0 L V6 capable of generating 204 hp and 406 lb-ft, the EPA ratings being 20/29/23 mpg while in the city, highway and when combined. The S trim level shall ride on a 3.6 L V6 turbocharged diesel engine capable of generating 420 hp and 406 lb-ft. The trim turbo model receives a 4.8 L V8 engine capable of producing 520 hp and 553 lb-ft and can attain speeds of 60 mph in 4.2 seconds.
2017 Porsche Cayenne – Price and Release Date
The initial price of the 2017 Porsche Cayenne is set to be approximate $60,000 while the high-end trim model is set to be above $160,000 and shall be available to the automobile market in the first quarter of the year 2017.