With the new Cayenne out in the market, the automotive world is expecting its most powerful version. The 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo will follow it soon and we already have the most information about the performance-tuned vehicle. It will be one of the fastest models in the market since it will stop the clock at 3.7 seconds for 0-60 sprint. Also, its top speed is higher than for some exotic sedans.
The improvements for this version are obvious. The 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo will add more power compared to its predecessor. However, it will still be far behind a custom Jeep Cherokee Trackhawk and its 850 hp output. Maybe the next Turbo S could be a step closer to this monster since the next model will go above 600 hp for sure. We are still waiting for updates about the possible hybrid version of the SUV.
2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Specs, 0-60, Max Speed
Under the hood of the 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo is a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 engine. This unit is capable to produce 550 horsepower. As said, it is a 30 hp improvement from the previous edition. But outputs still falls short from SUV’s Turbo S version and the monster of this segment Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. The new Porsche Cayenne Turbo 2019 also adds 14 pound-feet for total 567 lb-ft of torque.
The engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission that transfers power to all wheels. With this setup, the 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo can sprint to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds. However, additional packages and features can make it go faster. Sport Chrono set will drop the 0-60 mph acceleration to 3.7 seconds. It is even better than the current Cayenne Turbo S can do (3.8 sec). Max speed is set to 177 mph.
2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Cosmetic Changes
The new 2019 Porsche Cayenne is bringing the new design solutions for the entire squad. So, the Turbo model is coming with refreshed front fascia where we find new headlights and a modified grille. Unique tires are wrapping 21-inch wheels. Special PSCB brakes are standard on the 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo (optional for base and S trim levels). Of course, there are also other upgrades in drivetrain sector, such as suspension, air brakes, and spoilers. All these features are making the Cayenne Turbo more aggressive and a better performer.
The luxury is never in doubt with Porsche. But, the Turbo version of Cayenne raises everything to new levels. Sport seats and steering wheel are heated. Premium leather is wrapping all seats. Front seats are now offering 18-way power adjustable positions. Navigation, Apple CarPlay, and Traffic Update are all standard for 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo.
Well, all updates on the 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo makes the SUV more expensive. The German company unveiled the pricing for the upcoming vehicle, which will be available very soon. For the base model, without extra features, buyers will have to spend at least $126,000. Compared to its predecessor, that is $6k more. However, this is a far cheaper option than the Turbo S. A $40k saving will probably convince most buyers to stick to 2019 Cayenne Turbo.