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Porsche Cayenne Reviews from Consumer Reports

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Porsche Cayenne Reviews

The Porsche Cayenne is a 4-door SUV offered in a AWD 4dr Tiptronic, AWD 4dr Turbo S, AWD 4dr Diesel, AWD 4dr Platinum Edition, AWD 4dr Man, AWD 4dr S Hybrid, AWD 4dr GTS, AWD 4dr Turbo, AWD 4dr Diesel Platinum Edition and AWD 4dr S. The powertrains include 3.0-liter V6 hybrid (380 hp), 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel (240 hp), 3.6-liter V6 (300 hp), 4.8-liter V8 (400 hp), 4.8-liter V8 (420 hp), 4.8-liter V8 turbo (500 hp) and 4.8-liter V8 turbo (550 hp) engines, and 6-speed manual and 8-speed automatic transmissions. It is AWD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 16 mpg city to 23 mpg highway. The Cayenne uses Premium fuel.

Competing models include Acura MDX, Mercedes-Benz M-Class and Lexus RX.

Last Model Reviewed: 2011

Reviewed Porsche Cayennes from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:

  • 2011 Porsche Cayenne Base V6
  • 2008 Porsche Cayenne S V8

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