Porsche Cayenne 2018 now comes available in the Philippine market

Apr 09, 2018 | Same topic: Highlights of the week
The third-gen Porsche Cayenne 2018 keeps the generally similar design with visual cues found in the predecessor.

The Porsche Cayenne 2018, the third-gen of the Cayenne, made its debut in August 2017 but not until recently did the car maker pave a way for Philippine flagship SUV lovers to get the car. Today it officially comes available in our country as the Philippine official distributor of the brand, PGA Cars Inc. makes the local debut at the Powerplant Mall in the city of Makati.

For starters, the third-gen keeps the generally similar design with visual cues we find in the previous model though earning a sleeker look. About the front, there come sweptback headlights with 4-LED daytime run lights of Porsche. The bumper and widen grille are both made sportier.

The Porsche Cayenne 2018 angular front

The third-gen keeps the generally similar design with visual cues we find in the previous model

The Porsche Cayenne 2018 angular rear

Speaking of the rear, it gains a sports design characteristic of the current Panamera Sport Turismo

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Speaking of the rear, it gains a sports design characteristic of the current Panamera Sport Turismo. Besides, the rear comes with the 1-piece design tail lights like any other Porsche but the latest 911.

The Cayenne 2018 inherits the 2895mm wheelbase from its predecessor. It has a 63mm longer body while lowering the roof by 9mm. There also come some other adjustments which help release more cargo space compared to the current model. Also, the lightweight alloys reduce the new Cayenne’s weight by 65 kg.

Porsche Cayenne 2018 dashboard

There also comes the familiar analog tachometer which is dominated by two seven-inch HD displays

The signature grab handles of the Cayenne is brought to adorn the cabin as well. However, almost all the buttons now are integrated into a panel located on the center console. There also comes the familiar analog tachometer which is dominated by two seven-inch HD displays.

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For the power, Porsche Cayenne 2018 uses a 3.0-litre turbo V6 engine which produces 450 Nm of torque and 340 PS. With the Cayenne S option, the 2.9-litre bi-turbo helps produce 550 Nm of torque and 440 PS. They also introduce the top-range Turbo variant with a 4.0-litre bi-turbo V8 engine cranking out 770 Nm of torque and 558 PS. These engines are all channeled to an eight-speed Tiptronic transmission.

Porsche Cayenne 2018 engine

The vehicle uses a 3.0-litre turbo V6 engine which produces 450 Nm of torque and 340 PS

Check out the Porsche Cayenne 2018 price in the Philippines by the table below:

Porsche Cayenne 2018 price in the Philippines
 Model Price 
 Porsche Cayenne   P8,500,000
 Porsche Cayenne S  P11,500,000
 Porsche Cayenne Turbo  TBA