Since its debut, circa 2002, the Cayenne has continued to impress even the most discerning drivers. Dynamic driving capabilities make the Cayenne an ideal choice when considering purchasing a luxury crossover SUV. Each iteration has materialized into something far more powerful. The 2017 Cayenne is no different–a superb athlete at home on any road. If you are looking for a car suitable for everyday practicality as well as off-roading adventure, the Porsche Cayenne is the perfect choice.
In this latest version, power and efficiency are demonstrated by a 3.6-liter V6 capable of producing 300 hp at 6300 rpm. Controlled by an 8-speed Tiptronic S with Auto Start Stop function all 16 ft can be propelled from 0 to 60 mph in just 7.3 seconds. Not bad for a Sports Utility Vehicle. The all-wheel drive vehicle gets 19 mpg (city) and 24 mpg (highway) according to Porsche’s estimates.
Ready to engage in an off-roading adventure? The Porsche Traction Management (PTM) active all-wheel drive system transforms off-roading into an unforgettable experience. The PTM system delivers the level of grit you can expect in all Porsche models and ensures the perfect distribution of torque at all times. The PTM includes an electronically variable, map-controlled multi-plate clutch, Automatic Brake Differential and Anti-Slip Regulation.
Versatile 18-inch wheels come standard with the 2017 Cayenne, adding to its capability and safety factors. The Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) provides the tools the check individual tire pressure through the Cayenne’s multi-purpose display, along with warnings if the tire pressure drops at all.
The luxury SUV comes equipped with an impressive roster of safety features including motorsport worthy ceramic composite breaks, Porsche Stability Management (PSM) System and the Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS).
Highlights of standard features include:
Make your Porsche Cayenne uniquely yours with optional features such as Lane Change Assist (LCA), Adaptive Sport Seats (18-way) with Memory Package, and the Burmester® High-End Surround Sound System.
Want more flare? The Cayenne is available with the Platinum Badge. Unfortunately, no actual platinum is included but the shiny label signals an increase in standard features. Enjoy 20-inch RS Spyder Design wheels, Bi-Xenon main headlights including Porsche Dynamic Light System (PDLS), and Power Sport Seats (front) with Alcantara® seat centers and 8-way electrical adjustment of seat height as standard.