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Porsche Cayenne

Price $75,500 – $139,700
Fuel consumption 4.9 – 15.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 85%(view ratings)
For 2019, the Cayenne enters its third generation. While styling evolves in small increments, the technical upgrades are much more notable and bring this SUV closer to a sports car, including expanded use of aluminum and even more sophisticated driving aids. In addition to the base Cayenne rated at 335 horsepower, there's the Cayenne S at 434 horsepower, the (plug-in) E-Hybrid at 455 horsepower and about 35 kilometres of EV range, and the Cayenne Turbo at 541 horsepower.

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Test Drives2019 Porsche Cayenne S: A Little Too Tame
What is arguably the sportiest midsize luxury SUV on the market got a full redesign for the 2019 model year, and in typical Porsche fashion, the many variations of the Cayenne hit the market one after the other. Base and S trims of the 2019 Porsche Cayenne were available first, …
First Drives2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid: Successful Mutation
EUGENE, Oregon— For years, we’ve heard how the colossal success of the Porsche Cayenne gave the company the financial resources to develop its prestigious and pricey sports cars, so it was about time the SUV got some love, as well. The 2019 model year ushers in the third generation of …
First Drives2020 Porsche Cayenne Coupe: Sportier Looks and Dynamics
Graz, Austria— Coupe-like sport utility vehicles have almost become commonplace since BMW launched the X6 more than a decade ago. The Bavarian manufacturer alone has three—the X6 along with the smaller X2 and X4 —all derived from traditional SUVs. Mercedes-Benz jumped on the bandwagon with Coupe versions of the GLC …
First Drives2019 Porsche Cayenne: Starting With the Basics
Has it been 16 years already? It's hard to believe that the first Porsche Cayenne SUV appeared in 2002, saving the business from a possible financial slump that would have deprived sports car fans from numerous wonderful creations. The SUV has since carved out such an enviable reputation that enthusiasts …
Technology2019 Porsche Cayenne: Progressive Style and Technological Innovation
German designers rarely make radical changes, favouring constant evolution over revolution. Case in point: the new Porsche Cayenne. For further proof, look no further than BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen! The 2019 Cayenne is brand new, although it doesn’t appear to be at first glance. Upon closer examination, however, you’ll notice …
Special Events2019 Porsche Cayenne: Third Generation Under the Microscope
The story about Porsche’s Cayenne SUV is well known. Although the vehicle is now 15 years of age, discussions about bringing the truck to market were had well before that. In fact, the good Professor Doctor Ferry Porsche said to the Die Welt (The World) newspaper on January 24th, 1989, …

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RecallsPorsche Recalls 340,000 Cayenne, Panamera Models Globally
Earlier this month, Porsche announced a recall on 8,742 vehicles in Canada to fix a problem with the transmission. We didn’t pay much attention to it at the time, but now we’ve learned that more than 340,000 Porsches are being recalled around the world for the exact same issue. In …
MontrealThe New 2020 Porsche 911 Lands in Montreal
Porsche has just launched a new generation of the 911, and it’s presenting it to the visitors of the Montreal Auto Show. Making its world debut just a few months ago at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the new 911 (code name 992) is now shown for the first time …
NewsNew Porsche Drive Program Makes Short-Term Rental Possible
Everyone knows that Porsche owners are typically loyal people who love their car and plan to keep it for as long as possible. However, for those who simply want a taste of the Porsche experience or would like to try a different model for only a while, a new option …
Hybrid/Plug-in Hybrid2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid: Now Available in Canada
The new generation of the Cayenne is now available with a plug-in hybrid powertrain, and in Canada, it retails for $91,700 before freight and delivery charges. As before, it will rival the BMW X5 xDrive40e, the Mercedes-Benz GLE 550e and the Volvo XC90 T8. The 2019 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid’s powertrain …
MontrealCanadian Premiere: 2019 Porsche Cayenne Redefines Sport in SUV
The 2019 Porsche Cayenne is making its Canadian premiere in Montreal. The third generation of this midsize SUV is keeping the same overall lines as its predecessor. There are three available engines, at least for the first few months on the market. First, there’s a 340-horsepower, turbocharged 3.0L V6. The …
New Models2019 Porsche Cayenne: A Little Better
ZUFFENHAUSEN, Germany – Porsche’s words, not ours. During the world debut of the all-new, third-generation Cayenne, the SUV was described as being “a little better” than its predecessor. This may sound like they’re not really enthusiastic about their redesigned utility vehicle, but truthfully, how else could they describe it without …
NewsPorsche announces 2017 Cayenne Platinum Edition
Porsche is taking the Cayenne platinum, announcing new Platinum Edition models that "will be recognizable by their distinctive sporty appearance." Set to hit the market for the 2017 model year, the Cayenne and Cayenne S E-Hybrid Platinum Edition variants "offer a high level of content at an attractive price," according …
NewsSay Hi to the Porsche Cayenne Platinum
While the 2017 Porsche 718 Cayman was unveiled a few days ago at the Beijing Auto Show, not everybody needs a sports car. Consumers can turn to the Cayenne SUV, and if someone wants one that's even more exclusive, Porsche just announced a Platinum version of its biggest vehicle. This …

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