The 2018 Porsche Cayenne will be the beginning of a second generation for the German lead manufacturer based in Leipzig. The spy shots of the new model reveal that it is already getting tested in prototype form. Considering that the 2018 model is expected to present substantially improved dynamics and efficiency in fuel consumption as well as enhanced and improved overall performance, ‘gearheads’ will be eagerly waiting for test drives. Providing an SUV version of MLB’s Volkswagen Group platform, this generation is likely to present high performance and efficiency.
2018 Porsche Cayenne – New Platform and Complete Exterior Facelift:
Ideal for anyone looking to stay trendy and updated, the 2018 Porsche Cayenne is one of a kind. Although, there will be few changes made to the automobile such as; the new platform and complete exterior facelift. The spy shots suggest that the exterior will be sleeker with an enhanced longer and flatter roof. Also, it indicates that the model was made out of a combination of aluminum and steel with some carbon fiber added to the mixture. The latter suggests a model built for strong performance, durability as well as agility.
Based on the exterior design and built, this third-generation model will house more interior space. Alongside being spacious, there seems to be more leg room and exquisitely comfortable seats. The car’s interior design is quite similar to that of the new Panamera. The experts have sent some hints picked by spy shots to expect the interior to have a significantly reduced number of buttons that will get replaced by one big screen affectionately termed, ‘the media hub.’
2018 Porsche Cayenne – Engine Changes:
Upon arrival into the market, the new Porsche Cayenne will face real competition from other manufacturers. However, with Porsche having done relatively little work on the engine line, there is not much to be expected in the new generation when it comes to engine changes. The petrol engine will come with a 3.6 L and 300 horses as well as 295 Torque lb-ft. According to speculations, the V6 gasoline engine might face a reduction in its acceleration from 0 to 62mph due to more horse. The maximum speed will go up to 142 mph. Its efficiency comes as a result of the Cayenne model having a lighter and improved platform that eliminates rigidity. The 2018 Porsche Cayenne new generation will be sleeker as it will come 220 pounds less than the current generation.
2018 Porsche Cayenne – Estimated Cost and Availability:
The manufacturer suggested retail price for this spy shots’ ranges from $60,000 for the base trim to approximately $150,000 to $160,000 for the Turbo S. The 2018 Porsche Cayenne release date is yet to be fully disclosed.