The upcoming 2019 Porsche Cayenne can be classified as a mid-size luxury crossover variant. This version represents the third generation of Porsche SUV. Also, we chose this third generation as one of the best new SUVs for 2019.
The first generation introduced in 2002 and its 1st model released on the road in the year 2004 when approximately 70 models were created in just one day.
The model has become the most talked about vehicle in the automobile market and a large section of enthusiastic customers are eagerly waiting for this luxury SUV. It has got major changes and comes with ultra-modern design and improved performance.
2019 Porsche Cayenne – Based on Volkswagen MLB platform
The exterior of this brand-new model is based on Volkswagen MLB platform which is popular with other popular sports cars. This platform will reduce the weight of the vehicle and will help to improve on-road performance. The 2019 Porsche Cayenne will appear with a new design motivated by Panamera Sports Turismo model. The taillights are a new one and come with the light bar.
There will be no change in the oval headlights of the car. It will remain same as of the current version, but there will be a new clamshell bonnet which is similar to the one on the Macan model. The side of the car will have a C-shaped vent on both sides which will be a wonderful addition to the aggressive design with creases running back along the doors.
The interior of 2019 Porsche Cayenne is equipped with latest technology features for entertainment and safety. Most of the interior parts are same as in the current version. However, the dashboard is redesigned and loaded with plenty hi-tech gadgets. Among most expected interior features, adaptive cruise control system, multifunctional steering, Wi-Fi connectivity, multi-zone air conditioning system, satellite navigation system, a touch panel to control infotainments, and review camera are some to name.
Engine Rumors and Specs of the 2019 Porsche Cayenne
The powertrain of the new model is more powerful than the current one which is a 3.6-liter V6 engine with 300 horsepower. The output is also higher; V6 and V8 engines are expected to be used with the plug-in hybrid model.
The SUV will ensure an improved performance and better fuel consumption efficiency. The previous model has EPA city/highway fuel economy of 19/24 mpg. However, the much-talked hybrid model will comprise an electric motor along with a 4-cylinder engine. Furthermore, both petrol and diesel engines are expected to be offered in 2019 Porsche Cayenne.
The new SUV will also offer a standard torque vectoring by breaks. Its advanced variant will also include adjustable air suspension along with torque vectoring. In terms of performance, this model will be an absolute beast.
2019 Porsche Cayenne – Release Date and Expected Price
The car will reach the showrooms in the middle of 2018. The 2019 Porsche with the diesel engine will approximately be available in 60,000 US dollars.
However, the car with the turbo engine is starting around 117,000 US dollars. Some of the main opponents will be Audi Q7, Maserati Levante, BMW X5, Range Rover Sport and Volkswagen Tuareg. Stay tuned for more upcoming information.