The new 2015 Porsche Cayenne comes with a long list of exterior changes, interior upgrades and updated power.
2015 Porsche Cayenne Engine and Performance – HP, top speed, 0 – 60
The 2015 Prosche Cayenne comes in four models: Cayenne Diesel, Cayenne S, Cayenne S E-Hybrid and Cayenne Turbo.
The 2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-hybrid comes with 95 horsepower electric motor that generates 229 lb.-ft. of torque and 333 horsepower 3.0 liter Tiptronic S V6 generating 325 lb.-ft. of torque. These two engines combined give amazing numbers of 416 horsepower and 435 lb.-ft. of torque.
This model takes 5.4 seconds to reach 0-60 miles per hour on its way to the top speed of 151 mph. Using only electric engine, the car can go up to 22 miles while reaching top speed 77 miles per hour.
The 2015 Porsche Cayenne Diesel uses turbocharged 3.0 V-6 which generates 240 horsepower and 406 lb.-ft. of torque. It takes 7.2 seconds for 0-60 miles per hour from, on its way to the top speed of 135 mph.
The 2015 Cayenne S features better performance and fuel efficiency. It’s 4.8 liter V-8 is replaced with 3.6 V6 engine which delivers 420 horsepower and 406 lb.-ft. of torque. It accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 5.2 seconds and its top speed is 161 mph.
The 2015 Cayenne Turbo is powered by a 4.8 liter V-8 which supplies this insanely fast car (in this range) with 520 horsepower and 553 lb.-ft. of torque. It takes only 4.2 seconds to develop 60 miles per hour from a standstill while its top speed is rated 173 mph.
|2015 Porsche Cayenne||MPG (city/highway/combined)|
|S E-Hybrid||21/22/24 (Prem. gas)|
|El. only 69 combined (kWhrs/100 miles), 47 MPGe combined|
*according to US Department of Energy/fueleconomy.gov
The new aggressive exterior, interior upgrades and what’s even more important engine updates made the 2015 Porsche Cayenne to be regarded as a sports car among SUVs. However, one of the downsides might be its increased price.
2015 Porsche Cayenne Interior and Exterior Design
Updated Porsche Cayenne 2015 comes with a completely new bumper, larger rectangular grille and larger air intakes. On the front, headlights are redesigned and it also features four-point LED daytime lamps. Its overall aggressive appearance on the front now also have redesigned fog lights in redesigned lower apron. The rear also features significant changes. Tail lights are redesigned and have three-dimensional effect while redesigned new exhaust pipes are integrated into the diffuser.
The 2015 Porsche Cayenne interior upgrades are not major as the exterior ones. However, this model has some new features. It looks sportier and it features a standard three-spoke multi-function wheel. Both front and rear seats are holstered in leather and that’s mostly it. The interior of the 2015 Cayenne will for sure provide luxury feeling to customers.
2015 Porsche Cayenne Price
The price of this Porsche model comes depending on the model. Popular 2015 Porsche Cayenne Diesel is priced at around 62,000 US dollars, Porsche Cayenne Turbo at around $114,000, Porsche Cayenne S with its fresh engine at 74,100$ and the biggest change in the line-up, the Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid (which replaced earlier S Hybrid) is priced at around 77,000 US dollars.