Porsche Cayenne: The Amazing Car

Details on how Porsche Cayenne came into existence

Porsche cayenne, a luxury five seat car has its own charm and elegance. It is a mid size car manufactured by Porsche since the year 2002. Though for the development of the platform, Porsche was responsible but at the same time it is mutual with Volkswagen Touareg. When Porsche 928 stopped, it was the first of its kind (V8-engined) since 1995 built by the manufacturer Porsche.

Cayenne’s Type numbers

The year 2008 saw the technology of direct injection. In the year 2002-2006, Type 955 had all the spotlight followed by Type 957 in 2007-10 and from 2011 onwards Type 958 carried on.

Progress of Cayenne

The type 958 which was in market from 2010 onwards was unveiled in a motor show. In spite of a few similarity shared by Volkswagen Touareg in terms of body frame, doors, etc, all the other features from the vehicle design to the production are managed by Porsche.

The growth and progress of Porsche continued and in 2007, it came up with fully functioned Cayenne Hybrid with fuel efficient diesel capacity. For the present year, 2013 Cayenne remains unchanged.

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Technical Characteristics of Porsche Cayenne

Technical Characteristics of 2010 Porsche Cayenne produced by Porsche (DE).

Body Type Off-road vehicle 5 doors / 5 seats
Weight 1995 Kg
Length 4846 mm
Height 1705 mm
Wheelbase 2895 mm
Front Track 1655 mm
Rear Track 1669 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 100 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment longitudinal
Drive Wheels Four wheel drive
Steering n/a
Fuel Supply System direct petrol injection
Max Power 300HP (220 kW) @ 6300 rpm
Max Torque 400Nm @ 3000 rpm
CO2 Emissions 263 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 3598 cc
Bore 89 mm
Stroke 96 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 6
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 24
Compression Ratio 11.7:1
Aspiration Normal
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes VeDi-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 8.0J x 18 / 8.0J x 18
Standard Tyres 255/55 R 18 109Y XL / 255/55 R 18 109Y XL
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 6 speed manual
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 7.5 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 15.9 l/100km
Road 8.4 l/100km
Mixt 11.2 l/100km