29 December 2008

Porsche Cayenne (2002 - 2010)

Porsche starts production of Cayenne diesel

29 December 2008 - Porsche has started production of the new Cayenne Diesel at its Leipzig works. The sports utility vehicle is equipped with a three liter V6 turbo diesel engine with 240 HP (176 kW) supplied by Audi AG.

The engine in the new Cayenne promises spontaneous vehicle response. In addition, its torque of maximum 550 Newton meters offers the power that suits a Porsche. Nonetheless, the Cayenne Diesel consumes an average of 9.3 liters per 100 kilometers, its CO2 emissions are 244 grams per kilometer. This new addition to the Cayenne family now makes for a product line of seven models.

Porsche Cayenne (2002 - 2010)

The Cayenne Diesel will be available for sale from February 2009 onwards. Fitted with the tried-and-tested Tiptronic S automatic transmission as standard, the basic Euro price will be about € 47,250. In Germany, the Cayenne with diesel engine, including 19 percent VAT and country-specific equipment will cost € 56,436.