It was back in 2003 when Porsche actually decided to bring out a brand new exclusive model in their American market. Thus, this 2016 Porsche Cayenne is a part of that line of the franchise, which launched its first generation models way back in 2010. In their 1st generation models, Cayenne offered 3 standard versions of the car – S, Turbo as well as the Turbo S. Still, those 1st generation cars were pretty good for their markets. It established a good foundation for Porsche to build more Cayenne cars, and launch a 2nd generation line of models as well.
This 2nd generation models have been in production since 2011. The first of those cars was a brand new hybrid version. There is also diesel unit available during the later years of production – in 2013. So, Porsche has finally decided to come out with a refreshed model in this category. This 2016 model of Porsche Cayenne will be completely redesigned, as well as offer some very interesting new specs along with the older ones as well. Now, let’s have a look at what important specs does this model have to offer to its customers.
2016 Porsche Cayenne Huge Line of Engines
If you are talking about a Porsche, you already know that it is going to feature a long line of available engine choices. So, the 2016 Porsche Cayenne will certainly come with an expansive power train configuration. What are they? Let’s have a look.
- Its base engine will offer a 3.6 L V6 cylinder configuration, which can produce around 300 HP of max power.
- Another model will have a 3.6 L Turbo V6 cylinder engine, with a max capacity to produce 410 HP. This is a lot stronger than the previous one.
- Another Turbo version is available as well, with a 4.8 L V8 cylinder engine and 510 HP max power.
- A couple of diesel units are available with a powerful 3.0 L V6 engine as well as a 4.1 L V8 engine whose power is over 380 HP.
- A hybrid configuration is present as well – with a 3.0 L engine and an electric motor. Max power output is 410 HP.
2016 Porsche Cayenne Exterior and Interior
Even though there is no official word on its redesign specs as well as its new design features, this new 2016 Porsche Cayenne will offer some brilliant exterior features. According to several sources, it has been reported that this model will have a completely redesigned bumper – both front and rear ones. This might greatly improve the overall appearance of this car. Its front grille design will be modified into a rectangular shape as well, with new LED daytime running lights as well as fog lights. Overall, a sporty look will be provided to compete with its fellow competition.
Interior specs look good, with a good build quality of its internal chassis. New features will be included – a multi-functional steering control, adaptive controls as well as safety detection features.
2016 Porsche Cayenne Price and Release Date
With this 2016 Porsche Cayenne, things are looking good for a quick release in 2015. It is likely to be priced at $62,000 for its base model, while its higher trims might cost around $11,4000.