Porsche has launched the 3rd generation Cayenne in India, with prices starting at Rs 1,19,36,000, ex-showroom. Variant wise prices below –
|Cayenne E-Hybrid||Rs 1,58,06,000|
|Cayenne Turbo||Rs 1,92,10,000|
The new Cayenne made its global debut in Stuttgart, over a year ago. Thanks to the combination of alloy, steel and aluminium, the new model is 65 kg lighter than its predecessor. Read more about the new Cayenne and check out more pictures here.
The standard Cayenne is powered by a 3.0-litre (2,995 cc) V6 turbocharged petrol engine, with an output of 340 hp @ 5,300 – 6,400 rpm and 450 Nm of torque @ 1,340 – 5,300 rpm. 0-100 km/h acceleration happens in 6.2 seconds (5.9 seconds with Sport Chrono Package) and top speed is 245 km/h.
The Cayenne Turbo is powered by a 4.0-litre V8 twin turbo petrol engine, producing 550 hp @ 5,750 – 6,000 rpm and 770 Nm of torque @ 1,960 – 4,500 rpm. This model can sprint from 0-100 km/h in 4.1 seconds (3.9 seconds with Sport Chrono Package) and onto a top speed of 286 km/h.
The Cayenne E-Hybrid is plug-in hybrid variant. It is powered by a 3.0-litre V6 and an electric motor which produces 100 kW and 400 Nm. Total system output is 462 hp and 700 Nm of torque. It also gets an electric only range of 44 km at speeds of up to 135 km/h. Read more about the Cayenne E-Hybrid here.
Transmission on all models is an 8-speed Tiptronic S, sending power to the all four wheels.
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