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CAYENNE
SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES
TRIM
MSRP
Porsche Cayenne $43,400
Porsche Cayenne S $57,900
Porsche Cayenne Turbo $93,700
ENGINE
Type:
3,598cc V6; cast iron block and aluminum heads
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.
Power [hp at rpm]: 290 at 6,200
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 273 at 3,000
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 89.0 x 96.4
Compression Ratio: 12.25:1
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 14 / 20
Available with: Cayenne V6
 
TRANSMISSIONS
Type:
6-speed manual
Ratios: 4.68, 2.53, 1.69, 1.22, 1.00, 0.84
Final Drive: 3.70
Available with: V6
 
Type:
6-speed automatic
Ratios: 4.15, 2.37, 1.56, 1.16, 0.86, 0.69
Final Drive: 4.30 (V6); 3.55 (S); 3.27 (Turbo)
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Front-engine
Driveline:
All-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
Double-wishbone; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
Multi-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
 
BRAKES
Front:
13.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
Rear:
13.0 in. power-assisted vented discs
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
4,762
GVWR [lbs]:
6,493
Max. towing capacity [lbs]: 7,716
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 26.4
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
38.4
 
STANDARD TECHNICAL FEATURES
  • Air compressor
  • Halogen headlights
  • Low emission vehicle (LEV)
  • P235/65 R17 performance tires
  • Security system
  • Spare wheel
  • Theft-deterrent system
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
  • Traction control
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
188.9
Width [in.]:
75.9
Height [in.]:
66.9
Wheelbase [in.]: 112.4
Front Track [in.]: 65.2
Rear Track [in.]: 65.8
 
Coefficient of Drag:
0.35
 
Ground Clear. [in.]: 8.6
Approach Angle [in.]: 28.6
Departure Angle [in.]: 22.8
 
STANDARD EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • 4 door curb lights
  • 4 doors
  • Body color front and rear bumper, door handles
  • Flip-up liftgate window
  • Fog lights in front and rear
  • Power rear liftgate
  • Power remote, heated and folding left door mirror
  • Power remote, heated and folding right door mirror
  • Rear step bumper
  • Rear window wiper
  • Spoiler in rear
  • Variable intermittent, rain-detecting wipers with heated washers
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Seating Capacity:
5
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
39.7
Rear Headroom [in.]: 38.9
 
Front Legroom [in.]:
40.6
Rear Legroom [in.]: 36.0
 
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
58.5
Rear Shoulderroom [in.]: 56.7
 
Front Hiproom [in.]:
57.4
Rear Hiproom [in.]: 53.3
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
19.1; 62.5 (rear seats folded)
 
STANDARD INTERIOR FEATURES
  • 5 12V power outlets
  • 8-way power driver bucket seat
  • 8-way power front passenger bucket seat
  • AM/FM radio with seek/scan, RDS, MP3 capability, single in-dash CD-player and 12 speakers
  • Air conditioning
  • Ashtray
  • Auto-locking doors
  • Cargo area carpeting, light, net, cover and tie-down anchors
  • Cargo concealed storage
  • Cell-phone preparation
  • Cigarette lighter
  • Clock
  • Cruise control
  • Cupholders in front and rear
  • Door bins in front
  • Driver footrest
  • External temperature display
  • Floor carpeting
  • Front seat center console with armrest and storage
  • Front underseat storage
  • Full cloth headliner
  • Illuminated entry
  • Illuminated visor vanity mirrors in front
  • Keyfob remote keyless entry
  • Leather seat-upholstery
  • Leather steering-wheel, shift knob and door panels
  • Lighted and lockable glove box
  • Overhead console with storage
  • Power windows; with one-touch open in front
  • Reading lights in front and rear
  • Rear 60/40 split folding bench seat
  • Rear window defogger
  • Remote trunk release
  • Satellite radio capability
  • Speed-sensitive volume
  • Steering-wheel mounted audio controls
  • Tachometer
  • Tilting and telescoping steering-wheel
  • Tinted windows
  • Trip computer
  • Universal garage-door opener
  • Variable instrument panel lighting
  • Vehicle information system
STANDARD SAFETY FEATURES
  • 3-point rear seat belts in all positions
  • Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • Brake assist
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Front adjustable head restraints
  • Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
  • Height-adjustable rear seatbelts with pretensioners
  • Rear head restraints
  • Side-curtain airbags in front and rear
  • Side-impact airbags in front
  • Side-impact bars
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