2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo

Matt Tierney

2012 Porsche Cayenne Turbo

MSRP (with destination): $108,075
PRICE AS TESTED: $149,055

ENGINE:
4.8-liter DOHC twin-turbocharged V-8
Horsepower: 500 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque: 516 lb-ft @ 2250 rpm

TRANSMISSION:
8-speed automatic

DRIVE:
All-wheel

WHEELS AND TIRES:
21-inch aluminum wheels
295/35YR-21 Michelin Latitude tires

FUEL ECONOMY (city/highway/combined):
15/22/17 mpg

CURB WEIGHT:
4784 lb

CAPACITIES:
Doors/Passengers: 4/5
Cargo (rear seats up/down):TBD/60.2 cu ft
Legroom (front/rear): 67.1/TBD in
Headroom (front/rear): 39.5/TBD in
Towing: 7716 lb

EXTERIOR/INTERIOR COLOR:
Sand Yellow/Black

STANDARD FEATURES:
Twin-turbochargers w/independent intercoolers
Variable valve timing
Porsche Traction Management
Active all-wheel drive
Fully independent air suspension
6-piston front brake calipers, 4-piston rear brake calipers
19-in aluminum wheels w/collapsible spare
Heated steering wheel
Power tilt-and-telescopic steering column
18-way power adjustable adaptive sport front seats
Navigation
Bose surround sound audio system
Power sunroof and liftgate
Bluetooth
Cruise control
SiriusXM satellite radio w/trial subscription
Power-folding and heated exterior mirrors

OPTIONS ON THIS VEHICLE:
Painted car key- $335
Sand Yellow exterior paint- $3140
Ceramic composite braking package- $8840
Premium Package Plus- $5320

Four-zone climate control
Lane Change Assist
Adaptive cruise control
Keyless entry and ignition
Rearview camera
Power rear sunshade
Ventilated front seats
Burmester surround sound audio system- $3990
Rear seat entertainment- $2990
Gloss black exterior package- $150
Thermal- and noise-insulated privacy glass- $1120
Heated windshield- $490
Porsche Dynamic Chassis Control- $3510
Trailer coupler- $650
20-inch collapsible spare wheel- $240
Torque Vectoring Plus- $1490
Panorama sunroof- $660
Stainless steel door sill guards- $1100
21-inch aluminum wheels- $4555
Extended exterior package paint- $2400

KEY OPTIONS NOT ON THIS VEHICLE:
Running boards- $1150
Voice control- $595
Underbody protection- $1330
Dual twin-tube exhaust pipes- $1150

ADDITIONAL SPECS:
While PDCC and PVT Plus cost a combined $5000 on this tester, Porsche offers a Sport package with PDCC, PVT Plus, and a three-spoke sport steering wheel w/shift paddles for $3500.

COMPARE TO:
BMW X5M, Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8, Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG, Range Rover Sport S/C

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