The dominance of the SUV vehicles on the car market continues. 2018 Porsche Cayenne brings a high level of driving comfort and pleasure.
2018 Porsche Cayenne: Release Date and Review
Officially, it was presented a new-generation 2018 Porsche Cayenne for the next production year. The third generation comes even smoother, more modern and aggressive. This is the first and largest SUV from Porsche offers.
2018 Porsche Cayenne: Video
-Exterior. 2018 Porsche Cayenne
The new 2018 Porsche Cayenne model is based on a modular MLB platform, which uses Audi Q7, but with a shorter wheelbase. It is now 114 inches. This will provide better agility. SUV has a length of 193 inches and a width of 78 inches. The basic version is somewhat lighter despite richer equipment. It was not made a too big design statement, but you can see dynamic notes on the front and rear. Appearance is restyled and promoted in accordance with the style of this producer. The front part indicates better performance. New horizontal edge lights, make this car looks wider and more sporty. The wheels are increased compared to the previous generation, for one inch. Rear tires are expanding, what is now for the first time applied to a vehicle Cayenne. This indicates a much better management. The rear part has also undergone some changes. Identification of the company has a three-dimensional look and fits perfectly with the lights equipped with LED technology. The same situation is with the front headlights.
-Interior: 2018 Porsche Cayenne
2018 Porsche Cayenne has made great progress when we mention the cabin. Between the driver and the vehicle in a specific way. The cockpit has a sporty, elegant yet luxurious design. In the middle is the touchscreen in the size of 12.3 inches. A large number of functions is controlled by voice. The new generation will own online service and directly connect to the Internet with navigation. Control buttons are integrated into the glass and very responsive to the touch. The instrument panel consists of two HD screen of 7 inches, which yields the necessary information. The camera for night vision shows thermal imaging which is one of the most important driver’s assistance systems. In addition, Porsche Cayenne will have a Lane Departure, Sign Recognition, Blind Spot Monitoring, Brake Assist, Airbags etc.
-Engine: 2018 Porsche Cayenne
Driving range was completely renovated and new. Porsche will offer two basic versions, the Cayenne and Cayenne S. Both models will be powered by a V6 petrol engine with new 8-speed automatic transmission. Basic Porsche Cayenne from the 3.0-liter V6 turbo engine releases a power of 340 hp and maximum torque of 450 Nm. In contrast, the Cayenne S under the hood will have a 2.9-liter V6 bi-turbo engine with an output of 440 hp and torque of 520 Nm. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph, the basic model is achieved in 6.2 seconds and has a maximum speed of 152 mph, but S accelerates to 60 mph in 5.2 seconds and has a maximum speed of 164 mph. As for the other powertrain, the plan includes plug-in hybrid model, which should benefit from the unit Panamera E-Hybrid model. We can expect a version of 460 hp and 670 hp, while the manufacturer announces Cayenne Turbo model with a 4.0-liter V8 engine and a power output of 550 hp. Diesel generators, for now, are not mentioned, it does not necessarily mean that it will be discontinued.
-Performances: 2018 Porsche Cayenne
With the 8-speed automatic transmission, Porsche has implemented a four-point drive, which will be controlled by software with five different modes. They are an On-Road-designed highway, Mud-designed for driving in mud, Gravel-designed for driving on pebbles, Sand-driving in the sand and Rocks-designed for driving on the rocks. The new 2018 model Porsche Cayenne, not only gaining speed but will be much more impressive on the rugged terrain. The engines have an excellent response to the gear change and improve vehicle performance on all terrains. Eighth speed ensures low torque and good fuel consumption. The new Cayenne chassis combines three concepts in one design. The brakes are coated with carbon fiber which sets some new standards when it comes to the braking system.
-Competitors: 2018 Porsche Cayenne
Competitors are entirely in line with the SUV model 2018 Porsche Cayenne. The same level of quality, excellent motorization, and undisputed performance. As the biggest rivals will appear Volvo XC90, Mercedes-Benz GLE, BMW X6, Audi Q7, Maserati Levante, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Cadillac XT5, Acura MDX, Ford Explorer, Buick Enclave and Infiniti QX70.
-Price: 2018 Porsche Cayenne
Price will depend largely on the choice of engines and equipment. Or the customer’s wishes. Therefore will range from $ 69,000 up to $ 125,000.